impulse

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bubbleroom 08:32
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the swarm 12:16
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the system 12:48

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A room was covered in bubble wrap, and I used four room mics into Pure Data. Each mic went through a pitch shifter, was panned in quad, and went into two delays. All parameters (transposition, chunk size, pitch shift delay, pan, 2-bus delay, regeneration, delay level) were set randomly by the system, at intervals that were themselves updated randomly. At times, the system would tip into oscillation.

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released April 9, 2013

Thanks to Wall-to-Wall Studios for organizing the event doing the bubble wrapping, and inviting me to do the installation. Well done.

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snwv Pittsburgh

Maurice Rickard is a musician, sound artist, and Deep Listening Certificate holder based in Pittsburgh. snwv is his project to create ambient environments from finely tuned oscillators and other sound sources as well (guitar, microphones, feedback). Some patches use mostly oscillators, some use delays, some use controlled amounts of randomness. Results range from gentle ambience to chaos. ... more

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