Category Archives: Sound

Amidst the Chaos, Order

So, I’m in the midst of writing my Master’s Thesis, “Building on Flat Land: Dimensions in Musical Interaction.” This has led to an inability to do just about everything else in

Amidst the Chaos, Order

So, I’m in the midst of writing my Master’s Thesis, “Building on Flat Land: Dimensions in Musical Interaction.” This has led to an inability to do just about everything else in

The New Year

Hola, amigos. I know it’s been a long time since I rapped at ya, but many things have happened and kept me away from updating my site. All good things, lots

The New Year

Hola, amigos. I know it’s been a long time since I rapped at ya, but many things have happened and kept me away from updating my site. All good things, lots

Speaker Array, Reader Article, Maker Faire

It’s been a while since a substantial update on my work, so here it goes. Last month was my “Celebrating 100 Years of MIDI,” a concert of my own work with

Speaker Array, Reader Article, Maker Faire

It’s been a while since a substantial update on my work, so here it goes. Last month was my “Celebrating 100 Years of MIDI,” a concert of my own work with

MIDI MIDI Everywhere

It’s been a long month since I last posted. So many things are going on, that I don’t have the time to collect them here now, so instead, I’ll focus on

MIDI MIDI Everywhere

It’s been a long month since I last posted. So many things are going on, that I don’t have the time to collect them here now, so instead, I’ll focus on

Just Intonation, Software Development, MIDI and microcontrollers

I’ve been working over the past few months with John Fonville, flutist/composer and professor at UCSD, on some software aimed at opening up the use of just intervals of all types

Just Intonation, Software Development, MIDI and microcontrollers

I’ve been working over the past few months with John Fonville, flutist/composer and professor at UCSD, on some software aimed at opening up the use of just intervals of all types

Cusp~ Updated, New Experiments

A few things here: First, a new version of the catastrophe external (see here and here) has been uploaded. to replace the older code. It has been slightly optimized, but also

Cusp~ Updated, New Experiments

A few things here: First, a new version of the catastrophe external (see here and here) has been uploaded. to replace the older code. It has been slightly optimized, but also

Pop Suckets, Lecternette, Jazz, Noise Set, Polynomials

Oh boy! My week to relax (last week) turned pretty busy. A lot of stuff got done. Probably should’ve broken this up into several little posts/updates, but I had no time!

Pop Suckets, Lecternette, Jazz, Noise Set, Polynomials

Oh boy! My week to relax (last week) turned pretty busy. A lot of stuff got done. Probably should’ve broken this up into several little posts/updates, but I had no time!

Cusp~ and Performance

First and foremost, finally finished my cusp catastrophe (see post here) Pd extern. I’ll be posting the code, the extern, a test patch and a demonstration as some as it gets

Cusp~ and Performance

First and foremost, finally finished my cusp catastrophe (see post here) Pd extern. I’ll be posting the code, the extern, a test patch and a demonstration as some as it gets

Mapping Uploaded, Upcoming Show

I finally got the recording of my piece being performed by the improvisation ensemble at UCSD (in which I was also a performer) and uploaded it to my Soundcloud. Recording turned

Mapping Uploaded, Upcoming Show

I finally got the recording of my piece being performed by the improvisation ensemble at UCSD (in which I was also a performer) and uploaded it to my Soundcloud. Recording turned

conCat

A new piece of music! Again! I realized towards the end of last quarter I wasn’t making enough sound. So I’m gonna keep it up. I might be beating a dead

conCat

A new piece of music! Again! I realized towards the end of last quarter I wasn’t making enough sound. So I’m gonna keep it up. I might be beating a dead

stAlcor

New track, based on the same spectral techniques I’ve been playing with recently, in a more extended form. Really enjoying this sound world, looking forward to using it as a bed

stAlcor

New track, based on the same spectral techniques I’ve been playing with recently, in a more extended form. Really enjoying this sound world, looking forward to using it as a bed

Spectral Minimalism

I’ve concocted a new genre, Spectral Minimalism. It takes the focus on sound richness and timbre from Spectralism, and combines it with the slow, steady focus on repetition, harmony and structure

Spectral Minimalism

I’ve concocted a new genre, Spectral Minimalism. It takes the focus on sound richness and timbre from Spectralism, and combines it with the slow, steady focus on repetition, harmony and structure