I've tried a few times before to get deeper into the tech side of audio but really just used ableton to cut up audio into the snippets that made up my tunes. I like to think I made the most of a few modest techniques. But I vowed to return to the idea of more complex technical arrangements and having spent the last few years learning to become a coder (andhaving dabbled in some web audio), I think now is as good a time as ever.
This is a plate from the story. It refers to one of the original ideas written around 1998. Although most of the plots and scenario have changed, this and the Glen scene (the opening of the main arc) have remained almost untouched.
This level was the first experiment we set up for the saturday morning coders sessions. It's a side view platform game. We usually make top down scenes for our rpg. This was to experiment with the idea of sub levels within the 2d universe.
The steram-punk graphics are used in the main game and are from a sample set we bought on steam. They make a great contrast to the other cartoon like sprites we use to represent the hobbits.
He watched her pour into the measure and thence into the jug rich white milk, not hers. Old shrunken paps. She poured again a measureful and a tilly. Old and secret she had entered from a morning world, maybe a messenger. She praised the goodness of the milk, pouring it out. Crouching by a patient cow at daybreak in the lush field, a witch on her toadstool, her wrinkled fingers quick at the squirting dugs. They lowed about her whom they knew, dewsilky cattle.
The subliminal kid moved in seas of disembodied sound- He then spaced here and there and instaff opposite mirrors and took movies each bar so that the music and talk is at arbitary intervals and shifted bars -- And he also had recorders in tracks and moving film mixing arbitary intervals and agents moving with the word and image of tape recorders-- So he set up waves and his agents with movie swirled through all the streets of imaige and brought back streets in music from the city and poured aztec Empire and Ancient rome-- Commuter or Chariot Driver could not control their word dust drifte
11:00am - 1:00pm every Saturday in Amsterdam
20 minute presentation (optional) followed by breaking into teams of one or more. Mentors will be available for those who get stuck but you are encouraged to swap knowledge between yourselves.
Projects will be based around:
I will attempt to put up a mixtape each week.
A mixtape is made up of three transmissions. A transmission is made up of unfinished tunes, finished tunes, found sounds and other peoples tunes found across the various instances of earth across the multiverse.
These links are more for me at preasent, they are a database of my source material. Eventually I'll start posting some of it to soundcloud.
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