Jul 21, 2014

New Instrument – Grassi Box

I’ve been working on a relay-based hardware repatching instrument for quite a while. The idea being that I could use my computer (running Max) to control a bunch of my weird (ciat-lonbarde) hardware synths.

I recruited Dan Wilson of Circitfied to build the transistor/relay system that works on top of the Arduino teensy core.

Here is a video using attack-based random repatching of an Old Mr. Grassi using my drumset.

And here is a video using prepared/bowed guitar to drive analysis-based resynthesis of a Fourses and Fyrall:

To read more about the Grassi Box click here.

  

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  • […] July 20, 2014 – This is the second video that features the Grassi Box. Here I’m using my new slider. For more info on what is happening, visit Rod’s blog post about it. […]

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Rodrigo Constanzo
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