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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

James Joyce and Electronic Music

Unexpected Word Space: the theater of sound My latest work was a collaboration with the Italian composer Francesco Paradiso. Together with Massimo Marchi at AGON and the actress Adele Pellegatta, we have created a very singular performance of words and sounds based on a Finnegans Wake extract. Of course there is a link between this […]