Archive for the ‘looper’ Category

Red Sands Maunsell Forts

Friday, August 5th, 2016

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Red Sands Maunsell Forts is quasi-ambient piece constructed from loops taken from a 17 edo guitar improvisation and the subsequent loops processed and live sequenced using Sonar’s matrix view (the graphic below). While it doesn’t have the flexibility of Albelton Live, I find the the constructs to be interesting despite being laborious to set up.

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It Could be Dinner on the Moon

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

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It Could be Dinner on the Moon is an ambient looper piece performed on a Seagull acoustic guitar with additional effects.

Thanks to the wonders of melodyne single track here is the same piece transtuned to Bohlen-Pierce tuning – a non-octave tuning that has 13 notes within the space of an octave + fifth. I think it sounds cool.

Stargazing Into Your Beautiful Mind

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

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Stargazing Into Your Beautiful Mind is a loop based solo for fretless electric guitar featuring a bit of percussion.

Three Pieces for Looped Guitar

Sunday, November 13th, 2011

King's Men Stone Circle, Rollright by Tess S., used with permission - thanks!!

Three loop based guitar performances

They Shoot Loopers Don’t They? for looped 19 edo guitar.

Its Too Long Already for looped 19 edo guitar picked, ebowed, and viola bowed.

Its Unrelated for looped 19 edo guitar and electronics.

The guitar used