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  • Oltre la barriera del suono: talk & presentation

    July 10th, 2014 AGON, MILANO Tweet

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  • Live

    July 5th, 2014 h 21 Anfiteatro Del LeccioVia G. Pascoli - loc. Poggio del Leccio – Capalbio Mark Fell, Giorgio Sancristoforo, Shneider ™, Tomoko Nakasato, Olivia Salvadori, Sandro Mussida, Giulio Corini, Stefano Cardo Andre Vida Tweet

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  • Berna 2 Out NOW

    Finally Berna 2 is out today! I am very sorry for the long time it took to the release, I hope you will understand that 2013 was annus horribilis for me. Not only I have lost a lot of my work in a bad hardware failure, but since my mother passed away on July 1, [...]

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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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  • 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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  • Imaginary Soundscape #1

    Far from being the classic newagey “nature sounds cd”, Imaginary Soundscape is a composition made of found sounds patiently recorded between Sardinia, Cuba, Mexico, Switzerland and North Italy. But it’s not important where those sounds came from, sounds are mixed together to create an imaginary sound territory. Sounds from the caves of Viñales, Cuba, are [...]

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  • Rediscovering 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 [...]

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  • Live in Bologna

    Notturno part II: the music of gesture I was Invited by the italian national newspaper La Repubblica to perform at the prestigious “La Repubblica delle Idee 2012″, a 3 days festival in Bologna that hosted an incredible selection of talks and lectures with intellectuals, scientists, nobel prize winners and artists, as well the Italian Prime Minister. [...]

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  • Tapping into Iannix

    Why french music software is always a step beyond… What’s the best thing after Max/MSP? Having MaxMSP controlled by the fabulous Iannix software. This morning I’ve done a little study in which a Iannix score controls a feedback network in MaxMSP.   enjoy!       Iannix is free and great! visit the Iannix Team [...]

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  • Variations 1.0.1 AVAILABLE NOW

    A software for live electronics and algorithmic composition Some months ago I’ve started dreaming of a software, a tool made to help me develop evolving musical structures in realtime. What I was looking for was a way to arrange sounds coming from the Buchla synthesizer or any of my softwares, without the use of a [...]

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  • Music for Kenneth Anger

    Real-time film performances chapter 1 Music for Kenneth Anger is the first chapter in a trilogy of performances dedicated to the American avant-garde cinema. The performance was held at Milan’s LOFT 21 on February 26th 2011 and hosted by the Inlandempire Project. During the performance the movie “Inaguration of the Pleasure Dome” was screened. Kenneth [...]

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  • Project Audioscan: transforming city noise into music

    “Audioscan embodies the confluence of three stages of modern music technology: tape recording, electronic synthesis and processing, and personal-computer-based digital audio. It starts with recordings of street sounds, turns those into electronic instruments processed by electronic effects, and then creates the final composition in a digital audio workstation. Although all the steps (except final mixdown, [...]

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  • Moments in Time

    A composition by Giorgio Sancristoforo All the music is AIF 44.100Hz, 16Bits Download size : 300+ MB DOWLOAD HERE For Apple Macs only Moments in Time is a music software LP (s/LP) Music in a permanent state of evolution. Moments as sound “pictures” of eternity.     Tweet

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  • John Cage 100s

    Milan celebrates the american composer Setp. 5th 2012, happy birthday Mr Cage! Yesterday the prestigious Triennale Design Museum of Milan hosted us for a whole John Cage day and evening of lectures and performances (see previous post). A massive crowd attended My contribute was an interpretation of Variations VI (1966) Many thanks to Sandro Mussida [...]

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  • Happy Birthday John Cage

    Lectures and performances in Milan                           5 Settembre 2012 Triennale di Milano Viale Alemagna, 6, 20121. Milano. 17.00 – 18.00 Guida all’Ascolto “Empty Words”- Elio Marchesini 18.00 – 18.45 Dialogo tra Inkyung Hwang, autrice del “Lungo treno di John Cage” e Michele Porzio, [...]

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  • Sound of the month: China!

    August recording features a little collection of sounds I’ve taken during of my trip to the great China. As usual you can download the recording from the soundcloud widget here Shanghai, the Yu Garden Cruise on the Li River (near Guilin) Guilin Park Guilin Airport Ancient city of Pinyao The Great Wall, Mutianyu section (Huairou [...]

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  • Notturno

    A journey in the Hephaestus lab In 2010 I’ve got a commission for a music performance and an installation by the Reggio Emilia Theatres foundation for the annual Aperto Festival in October; the theme of 2010 was the labor of man. The commission required a site specific work. So after a few debates, me and [...]

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  • Rehearsing John Cage’s VARIATIONS VI

    For a Plurality of Sound Systems (Buchla200e, Radio, Tape Recorder, Max/MSP) Score from Edition Peters The score is made of symbols printed on transparent plastic sheets, the symbols set the number of available and possible sound systems (a sound system is made of speakers, generators and components such as filters, modulators, amplifiers). The symbols are dropped [...]

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  • Sound of the month (MAY)

    Every month an environmental sound May soundscape is a recording taken in the early afternoon at the El Rastro Street Market of Madrid. The sound can be downloaded here – 320Kbps mp3   Tweet

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Berna 2 Out NOW

Finally Berna 2 is out today! I am very sorry for the long time it took to the release, I hope you will understand that 2013 was annus horribilis for me. Not only I have lost a lot of my work in a bad hardware failure, but since my mother passed away on July 1, [...]