DP.HouseHat is a versatile, dynamic and easy-to-use hi-hat synth, fully developed with Max for Live.
Sound Cage is a mechatronic percussion instrument.
RIB CAGE is an electro-acoustic instrument that incorporates elements of robotics.
Monophonic additive synthesis using 8 sine waves and controlled by the multi-slider.
This installation refers to characteristic soundscapes of Krakow. By moving hands above a map of the city, visitors can experience various soundscapes of different parts of the city. It’s built using light sensors which react on the changing of the light while hovering the map with hands.
An interactive installation which aims to create a sonic representation of stars and constellations through a dedicated interface. Since there’s no sound in space, I wanted to to conceptualize a link between electromagnetic and sound waves allowing visitors to learn about specific stars through sound information. Two players can use the system at the same time, by moving their right hands over the two black, circular sensors. The data analyzed for each star are: temperature (color index: red star = old and cold, blue star = hot and young), brightness (as seen from Earth), distance (from Earth) respectively transformed into: frequency (Hz), amplitude (dB), duration (ms). The project has been developed using Arduino, Leap Motion and Max7.
Contemporary Music, Hörspiel
Yohkoh means ray of sunshine in Japanese.
The TiG - Rhythmusmaschine is an interactive installation for a theater performance of the German group TiG - Theater im Glashaus, a group of performers with intellectual disabilities. It is a 4 track sequencer with the user interface projected on the stage floor.
La Plataforma / The Platform is a modular small scale performance platform or audio-visual instrument to create small scale performances.
El viaje de Lissajous (The Lissajous travel) is a 3 piece visual-sound project: El viaje, Lissajous, a=3 b=4.
The Typewriter is an OSC controller and software that allows to create performances generating or manipulating written text, sounds and images within the same instrument and using the same gestures. The hardware is build out of an old mechanical typewriter, equipped with contacts to recognize the different key strokes (including upper case and lower case characters, carriage return, space and backspace).
Sunset 32 is a controllable MIDI User Interface powered by MaxMSP.
I was first introduced to Max/MSP in September 2013.
KUBOTouch is an instrument inspired by Theremin, written with MAX for Live and MIRA. Connect your iPad or iPhone and start playing: 4 fingers can be traces and spatialize in stereo (QUADRAPHONIC version is coming soon).
Compositor Lite may be thought purely as a delay network made in its entirety in Gen.
This work by composer/performer Matthew Goodheart for piano and autonomous viola and metal percussion was commissioned for the 2014 Arts Birthday Celebration in Prague, Czech Republic.
This project is a software tool developed in Max/MSP that allows musical elements, specifically in the context of a live performance, to be controlled by human vocal input. This involves the simple real time processing and analysis of numerous aspects of a vocal input, and the use of it to control & perform a musical piece. This project does not involve the direct manipulation of vocals, but instead uses the human voice as a controller to manage functions in real time.
Metal Mirror is a meditative musical instrument that exploits the resonant properties of a large sheet of steel. The performer has precise control of amplitude and subtle tuning adjustments over a set of pitches chosen in advance.
There are uncountable number of commercial programs for sequencing and modulating sounds, but I think that the more interesting and unique are the home-made and self designed digital tools. Here we'd like to share an example of our way in the band to sequence music on stage or in studio.