sound installation: CATEN by David Letellier

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/42582062 w=660&h=495]

Created for the Saint Sauveur chapel in Caen, Caten is a levitating sculpture, determined by gravity and guiding the evolution of a sound composition. 300 fine wires suspended from two ropes, connected themselves at each end to a slowly rotating arm, form an evanescent surface which interacts with the architecture.

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64bit

susiwong kindly provided this brief article about using 64bit supporting hosts.

64bit is one of the most asked for “features” nowadays – justified in a few special situations, not really needed in most scenarios imho. We’re not talking about 64bit data path atm, that’s a completely unrelated phenomenon not connected with a 64bit OS. Let’s compare the possible scenarios using Cubase as an example, other hosts in Windows are similar/identical :

32 / 64 bit [Read more…]

featured Blog: BlackGrand.com

Quite recently, I stumbled over BlackGrand.com which is a new Blog written by the artist Eric Krueger and its basically all about that specific instruments. It already features some really fine compositions of his own altogether with some production insights. He says the Blog is “a place where I can share my music, along with others, and also provide a description of the tools and techniques that were used to make the recording.” [Read more…]