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Overview

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Arne Eigenfeldt's PadBOT

Mac executable and audio samples

Win 32 executable and audio samples

Win 64 executable and audio samples

version

06.23.15

instrumentation

Plays a synth pad

type:

  @synth
  @pad
  @drone

platform

Max standalone, built from Max 6.1.8 on Macintosh.

behaviour

Requires a chord-plan (i.e. MethenyChordBot, MilesChordBot, MozartChordBot, SwingChordBot). Reacts to density. Holds notes for length of chord. Filter opens up over duration of section.

messages

sends:

  @nothing

receives:

  @hdensity (to determine number of pitches from chord);
  @phraselength (length in measures of current phrase);
  @tala (grouping of 2 & 3 over measure);
  @plan/chordDuration (duration, in beats, of each chord);
  @plan/chords (PCs in phrase);
  @notepool (if it doesn’t receive a harmonic plan, it will play notepool);
  @exiting (will exit when other bots send this message).

license

Creative Commons Share Alike

credits

arne eigenfeldt (June 2015)