Category Archives: Whim

Overdue Catching Up

Yeah, it’s been a while since I’ve written up here, due to abnormal amounts of work! Let’s catch up, soon. For now, let me say a few short things. The concert,

Overdue Catching Up

Yeah, it’s been a while since I’ve written up here, due to abnormal amounts of work! Let’s catch up, soon. For now, let me say a few short things. The concert,

Industrial Design Class, Publication/Talk SMC/SMAC 2013, Travelogues

Well, quite a bit has happened since my last post, I’ve been busy teaching, lecturing and globe-trotting. First, for a few weeks I taught at the La Jolla Country Day Summer

Industrial Design Class, Publication/Talk SMC/SMAC 2013, Travelogues

Well, quite a bit has happened since my last post, I’ve been busy teaching, lecturing and globe-trotting. First, for a few weeks I taught at the La Jolla Country Day Summer

General MIDI, Performing, Projects

So, these weeks are flying by. What’s on the docket- I’m beginning development of a longer piece that I’ll perform next year at UCSD. The performance will be called “Celebrating One

General MIDI, Performing, Projects

So, these weeks are flying by. What’s on the docket- I’m beginning development of a longer piece that I’ll perform next year at UCSD. The performance will be called “Celebrating One

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Back to BASIC

Got my Commodore 64 out today for some old fashioned BASIC programming. Also fired up the 5 1/4″ disk drive and loaded my synthesizer programs, which were designed in the early

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Back to BASIC

Got my Commodore 64 out today for some old fashioned BASIC programming. Also fired up the 5 1/4″ disk drive and loaded my synthesizer programs, which were designed in the early

Unofficial Residency, Morse Code

I’m spending this week in Descanso, CA, where I am “in residence” (watching a friend’s farm). However, the week is already proving to be a wonderful getaway, I’ve been reading, hiking

Unofficial Residency, Morse Code

I’m spending this week in Descanso, CA, where I am “in residence” (watching a friend’s farm). However, the week is already proving to be a wonderful getaway, I’ve been reading, hiking

Old Videos, Pt. 2

I just found my old youtube channel! I made these videos about a year before I posted them… They are pretty basic! Anyway, for better or worse, my old videos below.

Old Videos, Pt. 2

I just found my old youtube channel! I made these videos about a year before I posted them… They are pretty basic! Anyway, for better or worse, my old videos below.

Old Videos

Just found two old videos from my exhibition with several other instrument builders at Mass MOCA a few years ago. Thought I’d pass them along! My stuff at 0:26 (and me

Old Videos

Just found two old videos from my exhibition with several other instrument builders at Mass MOCA a few years ago. Thought I’d pass them along! My stuff at 0:26 (and me

Critical Beatdown

Got to see Mike Gao, DJ Pound and some great other DJs down at the kava lounge. It was a great show, it was awesome to see someone in the computer

Critical Beatdown

Got to see Mike Gao, DJ Pound and some great other DJs down at the kava lounge. It was a great show, it was awesome to see someone in the computer

Markovian Text Generation

I’m sure this has been done, but I’ve really been enjoying the use of Markov chains in generating nonsensical, author-specific texts. I’m doing so using a Python library called athenaCL. Check

Markovian Text Generation

I’m sure this has been done, but I’ve really been enjoying the use of Markov chains in generating nonsensical, author-specific texts. I’m doing so using a Python library called athenaCL. Check

What’s Going On?

So, it’s been a bit. I’ve moved to California, to attend the graduate program in Computer Music at UCSD. An amazing opportunity, so much has presented itself in only the 3 weeks I’ve

What’s Going On?

So, it’s been a bit. I’ve moved to California, to attend the graduate program in Computer Music at UCSD. An amazing opportunity, so much has presented itself in only the 3 weeks I’ve

Soprano Saxophone

  My brand new saxophone, a soprano! I am absolutely loving this family of instruments. I have been playing my alto every day for a few months, and I just picked

Soprano Saxophone

  My brand new saxophone, a soprano! I am absolutely loving this family of instruments. I have been playing my alto every day for a few months, and I just picked

Oh The Places I’ll Go

So much has happened! First, I’ve graduated from Skidmore College, Cum Laude with Departmental Honors, on my self-determined major called Sound. Huzzah! Second, I’ve been helping my father with his first

Oh The Places I’ll Go

So much has happened! First, I’ve graduated from Skidmore College, Cum Laude with Departmental Honors, on my self-determined major called Sound. Huzzah! Second, I’ve been helping my father with his first