• Ten computers for the stars: the Reihe Laptop Ensemble

    I’m glad to announce that the Reihe Laptop Ensemble will perform on December 3rd, 2016, at Teatro Arsenale of Milan, for the Contemporary Music Hub day. The piece is part of my research at AGON on modal synthesis which I have presented with M° Michele Tadini at the Prisma Meeting in Paris ( @IRCAM ) on July 2016. Constellation is a performance […]

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  • Berna 3 + Axoloti announcement

    Berna 3 is currently in the last phase of development and it will available on December 22 and it will run on Axoloti. During the last two years I’ve got a great number of feedbacks around Berna and surprisingly many of them concerned a use of Berna, both in live and studio situations. I originally designed Berna as […]

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  • Live in Paris

    Poèmes Électroniques II Immersive Live Performance Christof Veillon Uli Sigg Bruno Di Placido Giorgio Sancristoforo With Mr. Fleury’s   Rivoli 59, Paris Le 01/10/2016 21H00   Tweet

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  • Triple Axis Modal Synthesis

    Presentation by Giorgio Sancristoforo and Michele Tadini July 12th 10.00 AM IRCAM Centre Pompidou @ Prisma Meeting With the contribution of the Reihe Laptop Ensemble musicians and SAE Institute Italy: Marcello Sodano Luca Pagan Marco Neridetti Eric Guizzo Pietro Scialanga   New Computer Music Resources I by Giorgio Sancristoforo Downloadable Aiff file + 10 pages pdf booklet from the band camp site […]

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  • Tableau Generative Album

      There is no doubt that, as music is removed by the phonograph record from the realm of live production and from the imperative of artistic activity and becomes petrified, it absorbs into itself, in this process of petrification, the very life that would otherwise vanish. Theodore Adorno “The form of the Phonograph Record” I’ve […]

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  • Gleetchlab 4

                      Gleetchlab 4 is currently under development. After a massive amount of requests by many artists and friends I’ve finally decided to give a GO for V.4. The software will have a great number of new and exciting features, a glimpse  is presented in this first video. The new loopers can work […]

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  • Efusion Festival Mexico

    2 – 5 December 2015 Efusion: code and meaning production 2nd performing arts and technology forum Art Center of San Luis Potosi Centenario San Luis Potosi / Mexico Los actos en vivo son obras performáticas interactivas que exploran la bioinformación del cuerpo como un detonador de procesos algorítmicos, sonoros y visuales. Klaus Obermaier (Austria) Giorgio […]

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  • Performance: Music for Maya Deren

    Music for Maya Deren Mercoledì 30 Settembre 2015 @ Tempo Reale Limonaia di Villa Strozzi, via Pisana 77, Firenze Performance video-musicale AGON, 2011 progetto, musica, computer live electronics Giorgio Sancristoforo regia del suono Massimo Marchi Influenzati dal surrealismo e dalla danza, i film di Maya Deren invitano a cogliere “l’altra realtà”, lo spazio psichico, gli ambienti nascosti della […]

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  • Berna 2.0.1 again available

    Berna 2 is again available at the software page. Version is still 2.0.1. Tweet

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  • THE ARCANE PILLAR

      The Arcane Pillar is an hermetic musical instrument based on Neural Networks and Western Esotericism. To make the software work, one must answer a number of enigmas, record or collect sounds of fire, water, air and earth, and finally balance them with the aid of different processes designed for each grade. No user manual is given, but […]

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Ten computers for the stars: the Reihe Laptop Ensemble

I’m glad to announce that the Reihe Laptop Ensemble will perform on December 3rd, 2016, at Teatro Arsenale of Milan, for the Contemporary Music Hub day. The piece is part of my research at AGON on modal synthesis which I have presented with M° Michele Tadini at the Prisma Meeting in Paris ( @IRCAM ) on July 2016. Constellation is a performance […]

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Berna 3 + Axoloti announcement

Berna 3 is currently in the last phase of development and it will available on December 22 and it will run on Axoloti. During the last two years I’ve got a great number of feedbacks around Berna and surprisingly many of them concerned a use of Berna, both in live and studio situations. I originally designed Berna as […]

14311274_1577085012600580_2851949465545711588_o

Live in Paris

Poèmes Électroniques II Immersive Live Performance Christof Veillon Uli Sigg Bruno Di Placido Giorgio Sancristoforo With Mr. Fleury’s   Rivoli 59, Paris Le 01/10/2016 21H00   Tweet

Screen Shot 2016-06-25 at 16.57.34

Triple Axis Modal Synthesis

Presentation by Giorgio Sancristoforo and Michele Tadini July 12th 10.00 AM IRCAM Centre Pompidou @ Prisma Meeting With the contribution of the Reihe Laptop Ensemble musicians and SAE Institute Italy: Marcello Sodano Luca Pagan Marco Neridetti Eric Guizzo Pietro Scialanga   New Computer Music Resources I by Giorgio Sancristoforo Downloadable Aiff file + 10 pages pdf booklet from the band camp site […]

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Tableau Generative Album

  There is no doubt that, as music is removed by the phonograph record from the realm of live production and from the imperative of artistic activity and becomes petrified, it absorbs into itself, in this process of petrification, the very life that would otherwise vanish. Theodore Adorno “The form of the Phonograph Record” I’ve […]

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Gleetchlab 4

                  Gleetchlab 4 is currently under development. After a massive amount of requests by many artists and friends I’ve finally decided to give a GO for V.4. The software will have a great number of new and exciting features, a glimpse  is presented in this first video. The new loopers can work […]

Efusion-hearder

Efusion Festival Mexico

2 – 5 December 2015 Efusion: code and meaning production 2nd performing arts and technology forum Art Center of San Luis Potosi Centenario San Luis Potosi / Mexico Los actos en vivo son obras performáticas interactivas que exploran la bioinformación del cuerpo como un detonador de procesos algorítmicos, sonoros y visuales. Klaus Obermaier (Austria) Giorgio […]

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Performance: Music for Maya Deren

Music for Maya Deren Mercoledì 30 Settembre 2015 @ Tempo Reale Limonaia di Villa Strozzi, via Pisana 77, Firenze Performance video-musicale AGON, 2011 progetto, musica, computer live electronics Giorgio Sancristoforo regia del suono Massimo Marchi Influenzati dal surrealismo e dalla danza, i film di Maya Deren invitano a cogliere “l’altra realtà”, lo spazio psichico, gli ambienti nascosti della […]

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Berna 2.0.1 again available

Berna 2 is again available at the software page. Version is still 2.0.1. Tweet

Screen Shot 2015-09-12 at 16.56.40

THE ARCANE PILLAR

  The Arcane Pillar is an hermetic musical instrument based on Neural Networks and Western Esotericism. To make the software work, one must answer a number of enigmas, record or collect sounds of fire, water, air and earth, and finally balance them with the aid of different processes designed for each grade. No user manual is given, but […]

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L’età d’oro di Milano XV sec. – The Golden Age of Milan XV cent.

Installation May 21st – June 28th Palazzo Reale – Milano Opera urbana per musica e immagini di AGON e CASTAGNARAVELLI Comune di Milano, Palazzo Reale con il contributo di SNAM nell’ambito ExpoinCittà media partner Interni – produzione AGON, 2015 da un’idea di CASTAGNARAVELLI, Massimo Marchi regia video Paolo Castagna ideazione musicale e sound design Roberto Andreoni Pietro Pirelli Antonello Raggi Giorgio Sancristoforo   voce Maria Elena Romanazzi strumenti a fiato Mario […]

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Hommage à Le Corbu

In this work music is used as virtual architecture or “sound-arch”. “Transparent” walls of musical timbres are created and projected into space with the aid of six loudspeakers positioned using the Modulor rule. The Modulor is applied to every musical parameter as a perfect serial composition. The Modulor rules both the microcosm (the timbre) and the […]

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REIHE LAPTOP ENSEMBLE debuts

I’m glad to announce the debut of the REIHE LAPTOP ENSEMBLE. After four months of preparation we are ready to book concerts! Our first piece is called Stunde Null and it was premiered on May 31st @ AGON Contemporary Music Centre. We also performed Radio Music by John Cage. SAE Institute e AGON present: Reihe Laptop Ensemble: Stunde […]

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Für Ligeti

Für Ligeti from Giorgio Sancristoforo on Vimeo. Tweet

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Little Ali – Hommage to Forough Farrokhzad

  Persian is a beautiful and musical sounding language It is primarily spoken in Iran (natively known as فارسی Farsi [fɒːɾˈsiː] or پارسی Parsi), Afghanistan (officially known as “Dari” since 1958 for political reasons), Tajikistan (officially known as “Tajik” since the Soviet era) and other countries which historically came under Persian influence. The Persian language […]

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Bitscapes

A multi-screen installation exploring and challenging the ambiguity of realism in the digital realm. Natural landscapes from the wilderness of western Australia slowly deconstruct. By losing their “photographic skin”, the illusion behind their realistic appearance is revealed. Commissioned to mark the first anniversary of ‘Lovebytes at Millennium Galleries’ – a permanent plasma screen gallery curated […]

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Vis-à-Vis performance @ Maker Faire Rome

      What happens in our mind when it comes to human relations? What happens inside us, what do we feel?   Read a great review on WIRED Uk here: http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-10/05/giorgio-sancristoforo                         “The music does in fact sound like someone experiencing severe mood […]

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Selenofonie

A video installation Selene (Greek Σελήνη [selɛ̌ːnɛː] ‘moon’;) Fonia (Greek: φωνή, phōnḗ, “voice, sound”) I always had a passion for astronomy. Some months ago I’ve got a 200mm telescope and a  webcam to capture videos of the Moon surface. My exploration turned into a video installation premiered at the National Museum of Science and Technology of Milan on October 29th 2011 […]

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Omaggio a Franco Evangelisti

Incontri di fasce sonore is one of Franco Evangelisti masterpieces. Recorded in 1957 at WDR, Cologne, it is one of the classic scores of the integral serial music era. This video was a preliminary study to investigate the possibilities of playing 1950s serial music with the Buchla synthesizer and Max/MSP. I’ve programmed 315 mixtures of […]

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That Stockhausen Sound

A simple MaxMSP patch to re-create the sound of the original recording of the legendary STUDIE II   This could be filed under “contemporary musicians that get crazy at sound design or sound designers that get crazy at contemporary music, thread”… This year, Santas brought me the wonderful Studie II score, so after a while […]