Presence – A Sibling to the Generative Meditation

In the Winter of 2018/2019 I began work on an installation project known as the Generative Meditation. A drone based work realized in in Max/MSP, the basic concept of the patch was to calculate a fundamental frequency based on the current time and date. Days of the week were represented with just-intonation scales that included… Continue reading Presence – A Sibling to the Generative Meditation

Tetraktys in Neon

Tetraktys in Neon, for just-intonation MIDI Piano, Voice and Computer is an audio/visual work set in a 3-limit just-intonation environment. The piece was inspired by the Pythagorean symbol of the Tetraktys – a triangular figure constructed with four rows of dots, as seen at the beginning and end of the work. In short, the Tetraktys… Continue reading Tetraktys in Neon

Ritual no. 1: Ascension of the Primes

Ritual no. 1: Ascension of the Primes is a 5 movement audio/visual composition for computer and a human soloist. The piece begins in 3-limit just intonation and gradually adds prime numbers with each movement, finally ending in 13-limit just intonation. Originally conceived as a purely musical work, Ritual no. 1 was composed from October of… Continue reading Ritual no. 1: Ascension of the Primes