Archive for the ‘performance’ Category

in subharmonic series (2018-01-08)

Friday, January 12th, 2018


A short improvisation using an Alesis Q88, Pianoteq 6 and Sonar captured as a animated score and piano roll and note selection. Best viewed full HD 1920 x 1080 as captured.
in subharmonic series audio only

Cottonwood

Sunday, December 31st, 2017



Cottonwood – memories of a walk in Salt Lake City (12 equal)

Winter Sunset

Monday, December 25th, 2017



Winter Sunset is a 17 edo guitar duet with effects – one uses an octave divider to play pseudo bass parts.
Photo by Chris Vaisvil

IF Matrix Mash 20111210

Monday, December 25th, 2017

The result of the performance in Sonar’s matrix view (click)

IF Matrix Mash 20111210

Approximately 30 seconds of each of the pieces cited were used as samples for a Sonar X1 Matrix View improvisation played on an M-Audio 88es

Tom O’Neill – 1st time participant
If Then Else End

Bruce Hamilton
virt

Steve Moshier @Steve Moshier.com:
Flying Low

Steve Moyes @ stevemoyes.org.uk
Lines Up

Norbert Oldani
Piano Improvisation 12/8/11 (From my living room piano via my Zoom H4n recorder)

Joel Sutton
Outside of Time

Jeff Duke
Lifting the Veil

Paul Chagas
improvisation on bass clarinet

Shane W. Cadman @ illustriousmusic.com
Piece120911

Kavin Allenson aka Breaking Light
on Mercury’s heels

Roger “ErocNet” Sundström
Eagle
Se Dä Snöar
Core
SazSaz

Kawol Samarkand
dialog with the guitar – December 10, 2011
guitanbur 3
cold wintry wind

David Perreko : electroacoustic guitar, Gerald DeGroote : bass guitar
ImprovThursday part 1(intro)
ImprovThursday part 2
ImprovThursday part 3

Steve Layton@ niwo.com
Sweet Descent
Three Wanderers

Benjamin Smith
Ben.improv.Dec.5.2011
Ben.improv.Dec.5.2011.a
Ben.improv.Dec.6.2011
Ben.improv.Dec.8.2011

Richard Sanderson @ Baggage Reclaim
Quartz
Garden
Shellacide 1

Chris Vaisvil

22 EDT Improvisation – a solo piano improvisation in 22 notes per octave+fifth (a tritave)
it was not – classical guitar improv

Denver International in 19 edo

Sunday, December 17th, 2017


Video is best in full HD

audio only

A video and audio composition based on my recent trip through Denver International Airport in 19 edo (equal divisions of the octave) using a Linnstrument, Sonar, Strobe 2, Spectral 1 and ACE.

76962 in 14 edo for Choir and Ensemble

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017


76962 in 14 edo for Choir and Ensemble
photo from Vaisvil family album

in 17 notes per octave

Thursday, November 30th, 2017


created harmony in 17 notes per octave


found harmony in 17 notes per octave

Big Questions (19 edo)

Monday, November 27th, 2017


Big Questions – two 19 edo guitars with effects, 19 edo fretless bass.

Inspired by a technique suggested by Octavian Paul I present a Paul’s Extreme Sound Streched version using large blocks and small stretching of 1.75x that clocks in at 8:25 minutes.
Bigger Questions (2)

Picture from the Vaisvil family collection.

Barrier Cans (Bohlen-Pierce guitar & effects)

Saturday, November 25th, 2017


Barrier Cans (Bohlen-Pierce guitar & effects – behringer Digital Delay DD600 and Strymon El Capistan)

photo by Chris Vaisvil

Contemplation on a Beach

Monday, November 6th, 2017


Contemplation on a Beach – 17 edo guitar duet.

Photo from the Vaisvil family album