At the end of the 10 year anniversary gig of the infamous “Flying Ö Connection” Agata and me had a spontanous improvisation. Electric guitar, reverb & voice. The vibe was special, i hope it comes through.
updates on my musical journey
Surfing on Asteroids
captured a night mood.
a hypnotic space mood.
surfing on asteroids.
Tombak Improv #2
I want to upload a tombak improv every now and then to keep track of my progress. have the tombak since 4,5 months now.
2015: Year of the Tombak.
My current focus in music is learning the persian goblet drum “Tombak”.
Watch a video of me improvising …
Tintflow & thoughts on finishing.
A long post about the tendency to not finish projects, because of letting them get to big. An example is my Bachelor thesis “Tintflow” which you can read all about here.
tips & tricks, that i've learned along the way
Music for Cursor & Select Boxes
I just stumbled upon a new way to perform in Ableton. This is just a proof of concept, but given a prepared MIDI-Clip you could find some interesting results… Think of Instrument-Racks. Kind of remxing your MIDI via Mouse. Ok. It’s actually just for fun, but picture the potential. So please send me your compositions […]
DIY: Automap in Ableton Live with Novation Nocturn
There are many people out there using the Novation Nocturn (me included), since it was one of the first controllers that did a lot for little money. The tight integration between hardware and software does the trick. Having read about the Automap-feature made me really looking forward to get this device into my hands, since […]
Ableton’s User Remote Scripts not working? 2 pitfalls
Recently I read Peter Kirn’s (CreateDigitalMusic) good tutorial on User Remote Scripting in Ableton Live. It’s a tiny text-file that you put into a folder inside of Ableton’s Preferences-directory. This way you have the possibility to store Midi-Mapping Defaults and to gain some automapping-niceness. I don’t want to go into detail, because the article is […]
read, watch, listen to work that inspired me
Stunningly beautiful audio-visual poem by Alex Romanov
I just stumbled upon this very beautiful short piece by Alex Romanov called “Enjoy the Silence”.
For me, this is true art. Pictures, colours, movement, music – all in perfect harmony. Stunning.
GoGo Penguin v2.0
I’m totally hooked right now. So, so good: GoGo Penguin. Give it a listen!!
Bulb – After Midnight Rawcuts
Listen to this 17 minute Break/Bass-Mixtape i’m hooked on.
I’m astonished by the energy these three 21-year-old Canadians create: BADBADNOTGOOD. Just stumbled “accidently” upon this track on Soundcloud.
Brambles – Half-Gramme Holiday
Brambles is a true discovery.
Listen to this gem!