Here we discuss the intersection of sound and art, with emphasis on sound design, composition, and sound engineering.

hoganSound works in partnership with Kreiva Laboratories and Left Coast Mac.


 

 

Ragtime at The 5th Avenue Theatre

Ragtime plays now through November 5th at the 5th Avenue Theatre. I assisted Sound Designer Christopher R. Walker on this project, which involved a wireless speaker rig for a baby grand piano. Some design, a stereo IEM, 2000W car amplifier, some resistors and a 12V 22Ah AGM sealed lead acid battery later, we had ourselves […]

New generative audio composition

“Voice Over Playback Engine” has been posted to the Generative Audio section. load_samples(sample_names :ambi) sleep 2 use_debug false with_fx :reverb, room: 1, damp: 0.4, damp_slide: 0.5, mix: 0.8 do with_fx :slicer, invert_wave: 1, pre_mix: 0.5, wave: 2 do live_loop :chooser do sp_name = choose sample_names :ambi sp_time = [1, 3, 5, 11, 19].choose sp_rate = […]

New samples in Generative Audio

New composition examples have been posted in the Generative Audio section of the Work page. The latest examples use input from a Twitter watcher to control the playback rate, pitch, amplitude and panning of audio samples. A larger composition using node-red automation and Twitter watchers will be posted in the coming days, as well as a SuperCollider […]