Archive for the ‘Ribbon Controller’ Category

Outsourced for Electronics and Brass Ensemble

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

outsourced_S0432227 Photo by Chris Vaisvil


Outsourced is a two pass performance using Aalto, Absynth 5, Z3TA+ 2 and Kontakt in 10 notes per octave tuning. Caution -this piece has a wide dynamic range.

The Odd Reflection

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

S096381_crop6 Picture by Chris Vaisvil


The Odd Reflection is composition for synthesizers and ribbon controller (nominally) in 19 edo. Its a bit glitchy too.

Poly Tuned Synth Collection (mostly harmonic series)

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

IMG_9840crop Photo by Chris Vaisvil


Poly Tuned Synth Collection uses the following:

Z3ta+ 2 Denny Genovese 24 – 28 harmonics w/ ribbon controller
absynth’s harmonic series w/ TC Data
aalto’s harmonic series w/ TC Data
albino 22 edo w/ TC Data
Xen FMTS 2 harmonics 12-24 w/ Linnstrument

This is mostly about being a study to learn using midi over wifi with toby bears rtpMIDI and TC-DATA

double slit experiment (Just Intonation Electronic)

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Double-slit

double slit experiment is a duet for two instances of zeta+ 2.1 controllered with a Linnstrument and a doepfer ribbon controller tuned to an Erv Wilson 17 pitch 5-limit just intonation pitch set.

! wilson_17.scl
!
Wilson's 17-tone 5-limit scale
17
!
135/128
10/9
9/8
1215/1024
5/4
81/64
4/3
45/32
729/512
3/2
405/256
5/3
27/16
16/9
15/8
243/128
2/1

The Moon Transits the Earth (video performance)

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

The Moon Transits the Earth is an improvisation using a Linnstrument with pianoteq and a Doepfer ribbon controller with Garritan Personal Orchestra’s solo bass trombone. Tuning is Michael Harrison’s Just Intonation Revelation tuning. Transit image: NASA

The Space in Atoms

Monday, June 29th, 2015

479px-Helium_atom_QM.svg Image by wikipedia user Yzmo from the Atom article

The Space in Atoms – Z3ta+2 with ribbon controller, absynth 5 with Linnstrument. Technically in 19 edo.