Alex McLean

Making music with text

instructionset

by Alex on April 25, 2008

A brand new website: http://instructionset.org/ The idea is that every month some instructions appear and passersby add their implementations in code. Please let me know of bugs / omissions /  ideas!

Rhythm space

by Alex on April 18, 2008

I’m working with Jamie Forth on ideas around spaces of rhythm. Here’s a demo (which might not work in feed readers): [kml_flashembed movie="http://doc.gold.ac.uk/~ma503am/software/space/audio.swf" height="300" width="400" bgcolor="#000000" /] The space has two quality dimensions, “intensity” (X) and “disorder” (Y). Drum patterns are arranged along these dimensions, so more intense ones are towards the left and more […]