Posts Tagged ‘Improvisation’

Gigs February, 2017

February 25, 2017

Performance Lab: Electro-acoustic music, improvisation & more
February 3 at The Hearing Room, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – RadioMusic, Phonogene, additional modules, mixer
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
with
Diamond Cadillac, Snow Pot

February 11 at Chailey Mansion, Newburyport MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things modular
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
with
Big Plastic Finger, Mongoloids, Edward Sears Read, Dave Seidel

February 14 at 114 Grand St, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, mixer
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
Open rehearsal, all welcome!

February 19 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Ofri Rieger, Andrea West – movement
David Kontak, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Lou Bunk – witness

February 22 at 114 Grand St, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Make Noise! modules, Shnth
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
Open rehearsal, everyone welcome!

February 24 at Hotel Vernon, Worcester MA
The Woo!: [Lowell, Williamsport MA]
Crank Sturgeon & Walter Wright – electronics
with
Mickey O’Hara, Nico Tracy & more

February 26 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
– movement
Walter Wright – sound

February 28 at 114 Grand St, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros –
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
Open rehearsal, all welcome!

w2 recorded February 22, 2017

February 22, 2017

avsynthnew_104hpNew single rack & case

20170221_patchPatch

New pics for setup and patches. Audio only, electronics and two tracks drums and percussion, and electronics. Mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right.

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w2 recorded February 21, 2017

February 21, 2017

avsynthnew_104hpNew single rack & case

20170221_patchPatch

New pics for setup and patches. Audio only, two tracks drums and percussion, and electronics. Mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right.

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w2 recorded February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017

20170215_avsynthAVSynth

AVSynth, now in a single 104hp rack, includes – (3) Mikrophonies, (1) Mr GRASSI, (1) SWOOP, (1) FOURSES, (1) SPROTT, a couple of multiples, (1) Jones’ Sync Stripper, (1) Ardcore, (1) Jones’ MVIP.

20170215_patchPatch

The patch is straightforward, a Mikrophonie controls video gain and Bounds in FOURSES oscillator 3, Mr GRASSI controls bounds on SWOOP, bounds on FOURSES, and HP and LP filters on SPROTT, the (4) FOURSES outputs are patched to the (4) SPROTT inputs. Video In is patched to the Jones’ SS and Vertical Drive out to the Ardcore Clock In. Ardcore Trigger Outs are patched to Jones’ MVIP Hue 1 and 2 in, and the DAC outs to BitSwap In and Mode In.

AVSynth Phase 4, recorded directly to my MacBook Pro, audio and video.


Clip 01


Clip 02

w2 recorded February 14, 2017

February 14, 2017

20170214_patchPatch (old patch, new layout)

An old patch updated. Two tracks electronics and drums and percussion. Mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right.

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w2 recorded February 11, 2017

February 11, 2017

20170210_avsynth01AVSynth Phase 4 8^)))

20170210_patchPatch (old patch, new layout)

An old patch from the microSynth. Two tracks of electronics, mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right. All electronics, getting used to the new layout and Mr GRASSI.

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w2 recorded February 8, 2017

February 8, 2017

audacityAudacity

Again, Same patch on the microSynth with some re-patching on the fly. Two tracks of electronics, mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right. Again, no percussion on this one.

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w2 recorded February 7, 2017

February 7, 2017

audacityAudacity

Same patch on the microSynth with some re-patching on the fly. Two tracks of electronics, mixed in Audacity, track 1 pushed left, track 2 right. No percussion on this one.

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Egregoros at The Hearing Room

February 3, 2017

Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Christos Koulendros – RadioMusic, Phonogene, analog modules, mixer
Walter Wright – drums, percussion

diamondchevrolet
Diamond Chevrolet: [Western MA]
Andy Allen – woodwinds
Sam Gas Can – multi-instruments
Joey Bastardo – modular synth

snowpot
Snow Pot: [Holyoke MA]
Jenifer Gelineau – violin
Willie Gussin – bass

And, I recorded our sets –

track 01 – Egregoros
track 02 – Diamond Chevrolet (missing the first few minutes)
track 03 – Snow Pot

w2 recorded February 2, 2017

February 2, 2017

20170203_setup03Setup

20170202_patchPatch

Electronics and drums, the microSynth on track 1 and drums on track 2.

Second recording in as many days, getting to like this microSynth, a lot! Lot’s of sounds and various rhythms, working on the percussion.

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