• Ooame: Milanese Nwas RELEASE DAY

    “An absolute celebration of spirit.” Beach Sloth “These sonic worlds may have been machine-generated, but they reflect a very human delight in ornament and sensual stimulation.” Avant Music News “Sancristoforo seems to be proposing a new language but allowing the computer to have final input.” A Closer Listen   Digital Download available  on Acustronica   Milanese […]

  • Beta Ray Synthesizer Patreon Campaign launch next week.

    Very excited to announce that in a few days I’ll launch a Patreon campaign to crowfund the building of the first Beta Ray Synthesizer, a nuclear decay guided stochastic musical synthesizer. The Beta Ray Synthesizer or BRS is a musical instrument which uses nuclear decay as a controllable stochastic source. The Beta Ray is a 40-voice polyphonic generative synthesiser that […]

  • Ausstrahlung: Irradiation

    Ausstrahlung (Irradiation) by Giorgio Sancristoforo AUSSTRAHLUNG: Irradiation Live Performance, 2018   Borrowing the title from Bruno Maderna’s masterpiece, Ausstrahlung explores the theme of irradiation using artificial and natural radioactive elements: from cosmic rays to the byproducts of fission, as radioactive musicians for an orchestra of tropical electronic* sounds. The last 10 years will be remembered in […]

  • Audioscan: The Sound of the City

    Milan, October 2010 Audioscan is a multimedia interactive installation and a live performance combining music and video including 1.580 recordings and phonometric surveys gathered within the perimeter contained in the main ring road of Milano. Both are based on the sound mapping of Milano. Audioscan puts itself up as a chance to reflect on the […]

  • GLEETCHLAB 4 RELEASED TODAY

    Gleetchlab 4 is finally out today. have a look in the softwares page! Gleetchlab 4 Demo 1 from Giorgio Sancristoforo on Vimeo.   And listen some demos! Ooame – Gleetchwerks by Giorgio Sancristoforo Tweet

  • Ideale: score for electronic and acoustical instruments

    At this URL you can download my score “Ideale” for electronic and acoustical instruments. You are all invited to send me recorded performances of this piece :) DOWLOAD LINK     Tweet

  • Responsorio Meccanico by Massimiliano Viel

                            Very happy to announce that the Reihe Laptop Ensemble will perform with Ensemble Sinestesia of GMI a piece by Massimilano Viel at the Museum of Science and Technology of Milan on Sunday June 11th: The Responsorio Meccanico, for seven computers, seven brass and soprano […]

  • 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, at 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 in collaboration with the students of […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

Ooame: Milanese Nwas RELEASE DAY

“An absolute celebration of spirit.” Beach Sloth “These sonic worlds may have been machine-generated, but they reflect a very human delight in ornament and sensual stimulation.” Avant Music News “Sancristoforo seems to be proposing a new language but allowing the computer to have final input.” A Closer Listen   Digital Download available  on Acustronica   Milanese […]

Beta Ray Synthesizer Patreon Campaign launch next week.

Very excited to announce that in a few days I’ll launch a Patreon campaign to crowfund the building of the first Beta Ray Synthesizer, a nuclear decay guided stochastic musical synthesizer. The Beta Ray Synthesizer or BRS is a musical instrument which uses nuclear decay as a controllable stochastic source. The Beta Ray is a 40-voice polyphonic generative synthesiser that […]

Ausstrahlung: Irradiation

Ausstrahlung (Irradiation) by Giorgio Sancristoforo AUSSTRAHLUNG: Irradiation Live Performance, 2018   Borrowing the title from Bruno Maderna’s masterpiece, Ausstrahlung explores the theme of irradiation using artificial and natural radioactive elements: from cosmic rays to the byproducts of fission, as radioactive musicians for an orchestra of tropical electronic* sounds. The last 10 years will be remembered in […]

Audioscan: The Sound of the City

Milan, October 2010 Audioscan is a multimedia interactive installation and a live performance combining music and video including 1.580 recordings and phonometric surveys gathered within the perimeter contained in the main ring road of Milano. Both are based on the sound mapping of Milano. Audioscan puts itself up as a chance to reflect on the […]

GLEETCHLAB 4 RELEASED TODAY

Gleetchlab 4 is finally out today. have a look in the softwares page! Gleetchlab 4 Demo 1 from Giorgio Sancristoforo on Vimeo.   And listen some demos! Ooame – Gleetchwerks by Giorgio Sancristoforo Tweet

Ideale: score for electronic and acoustical instruments

At this URL you can download my score “Ideale” for electronic and acoustical instruments. You are all invited to send me recorded performances of this piece :) DOWLOAD LINK     Tweet

Responsorio Meccanico by Massimiliano Viel

                        Very happy to announce that the Reihe Laptop Ensemble will perform with Ensemble Sinestesia of GMI a piece by Massimilano Viel at the Museum of Science and Technology of Milan on Sunday June 11th: The Responsorio Meccanico, for seven computers, seven brass and soprano […]

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, at 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 in collaboration with the students of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Berna 2.0.1 again available

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

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Für Ligeti

Für Ligeti from Giorgio Sancristoforo on Vimeo. Tweet

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]