Category Archives: Global Perspectives

External Influences – Global Perspectives

A post talking about the potential for turning weather data into sound using Max MSP here. A page discussing the use of Instagram in Max. Now outdated but useful to the project generally here. A forum discussion on using visualizers in Max here. … Continue reading

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Final Weather Installation

The final installation was successful. I had three projectors showing three different videos corresponding to Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The max patches played in the background of the video with ten cities per continent. I think the aesthetic impact … Continue reading

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Visual Aspect

The visual aspect of my final project caused more issues than I initially thought. My first idea and hope was to create a constantly updating collage that took images from google or Instagram in a datascrape that were relevant to … Continue reading

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Weather Data In Max MSP

For my final project I decided to create a max patch that created audio and visuals using data collected from the web, specifically weather data. I felt this would fit with the theme of creating art and music over networks … Continue reading

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Tonga – Swiss Relations

In order to secure peace between Tonga and Switzerland, we took to Ohm Studio, a special DAW that allows multiple users to control and edit the same piece of music in real time. As a class we took to two … Continue reading

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Game Systems

Looking at game systems allows musicians to allow themselves more freedom by removing one aspect of freedom from improvisation. By setting certain rules that must be obeyed and leaving other aspects open, the performers can explore new areas of improvised … Continue reading

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