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SoundNotion 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 33: See Through Those Excessive GUIs

In this episode, Joo Won Park stops by to talk about no-input mixers, building a powerful/low-budget audio rig, and programming in SuperCollider and Faust. MaxMSP updates MPE support (which Ben explains in the 2MC). And Ben may have released an album…

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  • In this episode, Joo Won Park stops by to talk about no-input mixers, building a powerful/low-budget audio rig, and programming in SuperCollider and Faust.
  • We discuss his pieces Large Intestine for no input mixer and computer and Singaporean Crosswalk for laptop ensemble.
  • Also, we chat about his CMS Article about composing music on computers on a low budget!
  • Ableton has expanded the list of Link compatible apps for iOS AND desktop including Reason 9, Max/MSP, and Serato DJ – letting you sync your performances with your friends. And they’ve released the API and SDK on GitHub.
  • Some sad news; we lost synth pioneer Don Buchla on September 14th.
  • MaxMSP updates MPE support (which Ben explains in the 2MC).
  • And Ben may have released a CD… that may be on Bandcamp CDBaby GooglePlay iTunes and Spotify among others.
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Patch In 29: Ooh SHINY!

In this episode, Linda Antas talks about sonifying GPS data, coding in multiple (sometimes complementary) languages, composing by hiking, and macro-photography of small and shiny objects. Ben and Nate mourn Pd-Extended, and Ben explains noise gates.

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Patch In 13: “without killing anyone in an opera…”

In this episode, Jorge Variego talks with Ben and Nate about Markov Chains in Charlie Parker’s music, SuperCollider, the prepared clarinet, and algorithmic composition. Max/MSP 7 gets gushed over, and Ben explains the flanging process.

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  • Keith McMillen’s K-Board is now available – It’s a stripped down QuNexus, without all the fancy CV and OSC features, but it’s Core compliant and only $99
  • Max/MSP 7 is out!!!
  • Want a new, interesting MIDI controller with a kooky name? Try the Skoog
  • MusicComputing has introduced their Naru all in one music production PC – impressed?
  • Moog has released a Theremini editor/librarian app for iPad. it’s free, and it let’s you edit EVERY parameter of your Theremini – what more do you need?
  • Our guest this month is Jorge VariegoUT Knoxville professor, sax/clarinet virtuoso, fabulous composer!
  • We discuss some of his pieces:
  • In this month’s 2-minute challenge, Ben takes on Flanging.
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Patch In 2: SuperColliding with Sam Pluta

This month on Patch In, composer, laptop-performer and educator Sam Pluta joins us to talk about his work with Wet Ink Ensemble, ICE and others, hard coding, and music education. We also touch on Caustic, MOFX, the Roli Seabord and Korg Littlebits.
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