July 2011

THE RITE OF SPRING IN PECKHAM MULTISTOREY CARPARK

July 25, 2011

THE RITE OF SPRING IN PECKHAM MULTISTOREY CARPARK, SOUTH LONDON from John Macedo | The Black Plume on Vimeo. On Saturday night there was a performance of The Rite Of Spring in a multistorey carpark(!) in Peckham, South London. It was an amazing night. Here’s a video of the Spring Rounds section and London skyline [...]

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ARCHIVE RECORDING III: GENERATIVE DRONE STUDIES

July 18, 2011
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Four recordings from of a generative Max/MSP patch I made, recorded in late 2007. The patch had 64 sine wave oscillators which could be ‘played’ in any given scale, this could be decided before hand or the patch can pick what scale and key to play in. This is about all I can remember about [...]

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DOUBLE PENDULUM MUSIC

July 3, 2011

John Macedo | Double Pendulum Music from John Macedo | The Black Plume on Vimeo. Blurb from the show booklet: “Double Pendulum Music is an autonomous installation. In the piece, nonlinearity and chaos are explored sonically (chaotic sound synthesis) and visually (chaotic motion). Establishing itself somewhere between generative composition and kinetic sculpture, the chaotic motion [...]

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