Tag: septar

New Interview: Art + Music + Technology

About a week ago, I was incredibly fortunate to be interviewed by Cycling ’74 CLO Darwin Grosse for his Art + Music + Technology podcast.  We talked guitars, code, etc. Here’s the spiel: Ricky Graham is someone that I came to respect through his work. My friend Gregory turned me on to his music, and listening to it became part of …

SEPTAR V2

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 …

Pd2Live – Introducing Chordophonics

The following video demonstrates the potential (spatio-temporal) chord configurations accessible through the application of polyphonic audio pick-up technology within the context of instrumental spatial music composition. Tonal spatial morphology …