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Unreal Engine 4 - Realtime Synthesis 4.17 Test #1

First test using UE4's new synthesizer plugin. Not the 'traditional' drum machine! Modular patch is defined on each 'PlayPad' impact with note playback based on ball collisions. In future tests I'll look at 3D playback, improving timing precision and more timbral variation.

File Sounds: Sample Pack

Files Sounds explores data sonification with a 128 sample drum rack. All sounds were created by converting everyday desktop files into audio data.

 Free download: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0ByCa2K1_fSWNWE45cDkzdldvOW8

nomad: a Generative Environmental Synthesizer

My team and I have been selected as one of fifteen challengers in the international element14 "Music Tech Design Contest"! Follow our project here:

http://www.element14.com/community/community/design-challenges/musictech/blog/2015/12/16/project-nomad--initial-proposal--music-tech-design-challenge


I was interviewed on the, "Art+Music+Technology" podcast hosted by Cycling 74's CLO Darwin Grosse.

Other guests have included: Brian Crabtree of monome, Miller Puckette, Keith McMillen and many more. 

Subscribe on your podcast app or check out the official website here: http://artmusictech.libsyn.com/


Audiopollination#32.2
Alec Brady - Electronics           Heidi Chan - Flutes
Andy Dolgin - Low Brass                         


14th 416 Toronto Creative Improvisers Festival. - 2014 - filmed by Shawn Burgess
Alec Brady - Visuals/Synthesizer           Noah Sherman - Drums
Pavan Brar - Guitar                              Ben Sirois - Violin


Improv 6.


Sounds of 78-2B-CB-88-8F-81 (File Data as Music I) - 2014


Cigarettes - 2013


Sounds of 78-2B-CB-88-8F-81 (File Data as Music II) - 2014


Algorithmic Composition in Ableton Live - 2014



Rase Kenzo - A.Brady P.Brar - 2014


deForestation -2014