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Overview

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Arne Eigenfeldt's newBeatBOT

Mac executable and audio samples

Win 32 executable and audio samples

Win 64 executable and audio samples

version

11.12.15

instrumentation

A smart beat bot that generates drums and four percussion parts.

type:

  @beat

platform

Max standalone, built from Max 6.1.8 on Macintosh.

behaviour

creates its own form. Generates beats based on 3+2 tala, which will always sum to 16 (4/4). Lots of (potentially extreme) signal processing.

messages

sends:

  @intent/talaStructure - 2+3 grouping of emphasized 16ths for next 4 bar phrase
  @intent/repetitionStructure - repetition pattern in 4 measures (i.e. A B C D)
  @intent/activityMask - activity level for each beat in next 4 bar phrase (0-9)

receives:

  @intent/activityMask - activity level for each beat in next 4 bar phrase (0-9)
  @exiting - will exit

license

Creative Commons Share Alike

credits

arne eigenfeldt (November 2015)