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Patch In 39: Dog-Walking Algorithm

In this episode Ben and Nate talk with Reiner Krämer about algorithmic composition, neural networks, computational analysis of Medieval music, and the awesomeness of Roland re-issue synths. Plus, big news for Reason, and a Subotnick documentary.

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Patch In 38: Electro-Acoustic Amish?

In this episode, Ben and Nate talk with composer and installation artist Jason Charney about creating site specific works, generative audio processes, and amplifying the Amish. Plus news and updates, and Ben attempts to explain wavetable synthesis.

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*In this episode, Ben and Nate talk with composer and installation artist Jason Charney about creating site specific works, generative audio processes, and amplifying the Amish.
* We talk about some of Jason’s work: feedback bowls, In Futurum, root system, and The Hypno-Domme Speaks and Speaks and Speaks
* Ben attempts to explain wavetable synthesis for the 2MC.
* plus other fun things, like:
* Chladni patterns
* Jacob Kirkegaard’s 4 ROOMS
* Harry Bertoia
* The Engine Room
* Adventure Kid

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Patch In 37: Sensor Augmented File Cabinet

In this episode, Ben Whiting and Melody Chua stop by to discuss the sensor-augmented Chaosflöte, unobtrusive and ergonomic instrument design, and composing for an augmented instrument. Plus, live-coding, news and updates, and the two minute challenge.

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Patch In 36: Every Lightswitch Makes a Different Sound

In this episode, Max Tfirn stops by to talk about turning images into sound, electromagnetic mics, ambient noise jams, and carting all the gear to gigs. Plus news from NAMM, and Ben explains bitcrushing.

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Patch In 35: You Have to Wear Glitter Headphones

In this episode, Ben and Nate talk with Margaret Schedel about sonification of data, composing for VR, teaching, her music, the upcoming www.arts.codes, and black midi. Plus, Cubase updates to version 9, Joué is on Kickstarter, and the 2 Minute Challenge.

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