Tombak Improv at 6 month of practice.
updates on my musical journey
Agata & Niklas: Elektrostatik (2013)
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.
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 …
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
James Holden Live is the way electronic music should be performed.
Organic, messy, transcendent, euphoric, imperfect. Nice!
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.