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It has been a marathon week of circuit bending for me. After knocking out the Roland DDR-30, I turned my sights to the Akai S01. Almost 20 years old, the Akai S01 is, to put it mildly, a bit of … Continue reading
I really love the sound of the Roland DDR-30 Digital Drum module as is. Overall it has a hell of a dirty bite to it, and the super deep snare and tom sounds have turned up in several of my … Continue reading
Permutations is a new percussion composition created to explore four way independence and the rhythmic space available to a drummer/percussionist. It was composed using techniques I picked up while working on the Mars Science Laboratory rover and the Soil Moisture … Continue reading
There is something seriously wrong here. Watching pi while finishing my latest piece of music… You’ll see.
Here’s another quick Mandala Drum video I put together. This one shows the pad controlling my analog modular synth via Pure Data. The signal chain is as follows: Mandala Drum Pure Data Presonus Firepod MIDI out Blacet MIDIVERTER MIDI … Continue reading
Here’s a video I put together describing how you can modulate parameters in Ableton Live using the radial MIDI control signal from a Mandala Drum via Pure Data.
I’ve been getting my new Synthesia Mandala Drums ready for use with my Beware of Safety Keyboard/Electronic Drum Rig, and I came up with a quick, cheap way to mount the pads to a standard Pearl drum clamp (as opposed … Continue reading