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Tag Archives: Process

  1. MOTIV User Testing »
    MOTIV User Testing »

    Mar 21, 2011

    Last week I started a meetup on for anybody interested in trying out MOTIV and perhaps even writing some pieces for it. We had 15 signups in the first week and a few folks came this Saturday to play around with it. I’m really happy with the response so far, but there’s still a […]

  2. This Is Getting Intense »

    Mar 10, 2011

    Post-It sketches of potential gestural visualizations Today I’m down at sxsw. If you’re here and want to meet up, tweet @strangenative! Before I skipped town for a bit of nerdy r&r I did a bit more work on developing my prototype. At the encouragement of the gentlemen of berg I began thinking about how I […]

  3. We Are Go for Launch »

    Mar 04, 2011

    A few things happened this week. Jack Schulz and Matt Jones of berg stopped by the sva studio to lead some students in a weeklong workshop. It was amazing. We made nonsensical product drawings, re-imagined the average household thermostat as something you might see in a book about cooky Japanese inventions by making paper prototypes, […]

  4. Basic Control Prototype Complete! »

    Feb 24, 2011

    By jove I’ve done it! With the final element of expressive control under my belt, I’m looking forward to getting the gestural control experiments under way. This is when it starts to get exciting, people! I’ve also hatched a plan to begin working with an electronic musician, or perhaps a few, to create compositions with […]

  5. Moving On: Velocity, Bend, Vibrato »
    Moving On: Velocity, Bend, Vibrato »

    Feb 16, 2011

    After a frustrating week trying to get some real-time control over a MIDI file’s tempo during playback I decided it was time to move on, try to keep to my schedule, and begin control work on note velocity, pitch bend, and vibrato. Luckily, I did that all in one night. I have until monday or […]