In 2011, we set out to ‘hack’ MIDI guitar pickup systems and enable access to the audio outputs of the individual strings of a guitar. These MIDI guitar pickup systems generally sense string activity with piezo transducers, which can be used as accurate microphones if amplified correctly. Design Choices There are many ways to create […]Read more "SEPTAR V2"
Download Link: rg.ambi~.zip What’s in the .zip? – Encoders for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order ambisonic panning – Based on Furse-Malham (“FuMa”) coefficients – Decoders for stereo, quad, 5.0, and 8.0 multichannel loudspeaker arrays Additional Reading: http://www.blueripplesound.com/hoa-introduction http://www.blueripplesound.com/b-format http://www.blueripplesound.com/decoding Find an Error / Bug? ricky at rickygraham dot netRead more "rg.ambi~ Ambisonic Abstractions for Pure Data (Pd)"
Issue 3 of Divergence Press (Centre for Research in New Music at the University of Huddersfield) is now available. This issue provides a range of technical and aesthetic perspectives on the creation and perception of contemporary spatial electroacoustic music. This issue was edited by Professor Eric Lyon (Virginia Tech). My article with Dr. Brian Bridges […]Read more "Divergence Press (Issue 3) – Spatial Sound: Creative Practice in Electroacoustic Music"
MARCO DONNARUMMA / XTH SENSE Goldsmiths Uni. London (UK) BIOPHYSICAL MUSIC / DEMO OCT 6TH – 4PM – MORTON 201 FREE ADMISSION The Xth Sense™ (2010-14) is a free and open biophysical technology. With it you can produce music with the sound of your body. The Xth Sense captures sounds from heart, blood and muscles […]Read more "Marco Donnarumma – Xth Sense at Stevens Tech – Oct 6th"
I have an up-and-coming show with Jay Dickson at ShapeShifter Lab in Brooklyn, NYC on May 13th) – $5 in. Starts at 7pm. Details are here and below: Act 1: Jeff Thompson – set length – approx. 40 minutes. Instrumentation: Guitar / Amplifier Jeff Thompson is an artist, musician, programmer, maker, and teacher based in […]Read more "Live Show (Forthcoming): ShapeShifter Lab – May, 13th – (Brooklyn, NYC)"
Above: John McLachlan’s piece, “Golden Circle,” for chamber ensemble and tape (produced by yours truly). The piece was commissioned by Miso Music Portugal for the Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble, premiered at the Música viva 2011 Festival. The work was presented as part of “Nova” at RTÉ lyric on March 11th, 2011. More info: http://matchmaker.newaud.eu/works/golden-circleRead more "‘Golden Circle’ (McLachlan) – A piece for chamber ensemble and tape"