Alex McLean

Making music with text

Mallets and Meshes

by Alex on June 10, 2008

I have my drum physical model working with the mallet from Joel Laird’s PhD work that I mentioned before.  So, now I can control the tension and dampening of the drum and the stiffness, mass, initial x/y position, angle/speed of movement and downward velocity of the mallet. I made a recording giving an idea about […]

Live coding @ Goldsmiths College, this Thursday 5th June

by Alex on June 2, 2008

I’m doing a talk with Dave Griffiths about live coding this Thursday, from 6pm til 8pm in the Seminar Rooms at Ben Pimlott Building (Ground Floor, right), Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, SE14 6NW Here’s the blurb: Live coders program in conversation with their machine, dynamically adding instructions and functions to running programs. Here […]