Note Displacer is a Max for Live MIDI device that randomly displaces incoming MIDI notes by a predetermined interval, potentially making boring melodies and chords sound much more sophisticated than they really are.
I'm often teaching Max6 & Max for Live frameworks and I decided to challenge myself and to write a short guide about Max for Live both in french and english. I had that idea during one of my latest course with a person and I made it! This is a self-published book usin leanpub.com platform.
This is my first Max for Live project which I started developing in July 2013.
This video was made using a jitter patch that triggered the launching of platonic solids into a virtual space in response to MIDI messages.
The Grain Crusher is a Max for Live device which performs “Extreme Grain Manipulation”.
Never mind the labels or categories.
Wikipedia defines a sequencer as device or application software that can record, edit, or play back music, by handling note and performance information in several forms, typically MIDI or CV/Gate, and possibly audio and automation data for DAWs and plug-ins. UZZ is a Max For Live device inspired in the step sequencer created by Len Sasso for Logic Audio environment. Uss has always been a base for my creations.
ICARE IN SITU is an adaptation of the myth of Icarus from Ovid's Metamorphoses. It's a multimedia sculptural transcription of this myth, by Thomas Sillard. The Icarus story as an allegory of the various struggles that we must take to survive.
This free/pay-what-you-want device is an extension of the LFO device that comes with Live.
rock*picSynth is a Max for Live device that lets you build synths out of images.
A rework of a Max for Live TB303 with added phasor and an extra waveform.
Super6 is a detune plugin based on a reverse-engineering of the Roland JP-8000 SuperSaw oscillator.
The Rad Envelope Follower REF is a Max For Live envelope follower with advanced features.
What is it? Spectrum Sampler is a Max for Live device which samples and holds spectral components of the incoming signal.
Granular Mirror Maze is a Max4Live Audio Effect device, it falls in the FSU category: extreme sound manipulation, with chaotic feedback. It is available at my site/blog amazingnoises.com.
Mine of Minus is a polyphonic subtractive synth Max for Live device with lots of modulation options.
WHITEBOX Pixiphone, an ambient instrument that models a child's toy then enlarges it with spectral delay, reverb, brightness, hit strength, attack and decay.