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The Well-Tempered Seagull

By NWSPR on April 8, 2018 11:31 pm

This is polyphony from monophony week! All single note passes hand played from a Arturia MicroBrute one track at a time using panning from a western orchestra and approximating acoustic sounds (triangle wave for strings, square wave for woodwinds, saw tooth for brass). Some additional clicks and noise from the internet for a little dirty something. The middle movement uses the microbrute's internal "sequencer" which is really, barely a programmable arppegiator. Effects and mixing in Logic.

This submission is licensed by author under CC Attribution Noncommercial No Derivative Works (BY-NC-ND)

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April 9, 2018 12:50 am

This little synth makes some cool sounds.  I dig the classical feel of the beginning and the quite ominous vibe towards the end.

April 9, 2018 2:44 am

Very JS Bachian; love the transition into an alien soundscape.

April 9, 2018 1:57 pm

Lmao, love the title. Great work on the different lines! The second half is really cool, I love the panning you did heart

April 10, 2018 8:48 pm

I like the pink floydish vibes in the end. The piece is evolving all the way and I didn't get bored. Big thumbs up for analog hardware aswell, great synthesis.

April 13, 2018 5:53 am

That is indeed very well behaved. Seagulls are assholes.

May 6, 2018 3:37 pm

really cool piece! cool

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