Here is a run through of the setup for the laser controlled music thingy! This is not how it sounds as it is just ticking over whilst I am filming and when I do play it I only have one hand free! The basic premise is this; Light dependent resistors (up to 16 of them) are stimulated by lights and lasers passing over them and the change in resistance is measured by an Arduino Mega and sent over USB to a laptop running Window 7. The data streams are processed by OSC and Max/MSP, converted and sent to a variety of sound sources.
Recent technology suggests the possibility to find a different mode of interaction with the technology.
This is a documentation of a new composition utilizing multimedia improvisation. The microphone controls several video parameters in real-time.
This is part three of a three part project produced by Nathan Harmer (sound artist, musician, programmer, producer, performance artist and composer), the previous two parts were static compositions one stereo and one 5.1 surround. This part is a live performance collaboration with Fae Harmer (mixed media artist, currently working with the medium of live visual editing) using live source material manipulated with various Max/MSP modules.
Untight is a band consisting of touch guitarist Alexander Dowerk and electronic musicians Bernhard Wöstheinrich and Tobias Reber.
RAINFOREST is a MSP-based program utilizing very sophisticated audio processing (pitch shifting, delay, sampling).
Performance for two trombones and live electronics.
Extensive stand alone patch provides live audio effects to manipulate the sound of a bass drum and saxophone (or any two instruments), and triggers additional short rhythmic sounds, to create a more psychedelic performance.