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Ghost in the Room

By rdomain on March 8, 2020 8:56 am

Created in Max MSP using 2 custom patches running simultaneously.  Subtle reverb added in post.

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March 9, 2020 1:12 am

This is rad. Love the way it opens, love the way it ends. The glitchy percussive stuff in the middle is great too.

March 9, 2020 2:19 am
hent03 wrote:

This is rad. Love the way it opens, love the way it ends. The glitchy percussive stuff in the middle is great too.


Thanks!  This whole piece is pretty much created with sine tones.  Love em. smile

March 9, 2020 7:15 am

Love this - especially the clicking, assuming that’s fast amplitude zerocrossings (maybe by accident?) either way i think this is what Max excels at. Allowing you to make errors musical.

March 9, 2020 8:44 pm

This could tell a story. Simple, but beautiful

March 10, 2020 9:55 am
lysdexic wrote:

Love this - especially the clicking, assuming that’s fast amplitude zerocrossings (maybe by accident?) either way i think this is what Max excels at. Allowing you to make errors musical.


Cheers!  Yep, the clicking is definitely intentional.  I have a parameter to slew the clicks out but only used it sparingly on a few of the settings.  Hoping to develop this into something further.

Jokinen wrote:

This could tell a story. Simple, but beautiful


Ah nice!  Cheers.  Thanks for listening too.

March 10, 2020 10:04 am

Sine tones are killer for sure. Nice stuff.

March 10, 2020 10:33 am
Ryan wrote:

Sine tones are killer for sure. Nice stuff.


Yes, yes they are . smile .  Thanks matey!

March 10, 2020 11:00 pm


feels like a nice ghost in the room!

March 12, 2020 5:37 pm

Excellent sine-ergy!! Sorry for the pun big_smile I think it's amazing you can get so many sounds out of a waveform, and the compo has a great fantasy/dream quality to it!

March 22, 2020 11:52 am
kaedo sevaada wrote:


feels like a nice ghost in the room!


Yes indeed.  smile

Gab Manette wrote:

Excellent sine-ergy!! Sorry for the pun big_smile I think it's amazing you can get so many sounds out of a waveform, and the compo has a great fantasy/dream quality to it!


Haha... and thanking you!  I'm a fan of working within restrictions even though I have a lot of gear.  Forces creativity  smile

March 24, 2020 5:36 am

each hit is like a sonic illusion - i'm not sure if it's a low note or a high note.  I love it!

March 29, 2020 6:25 am
orangedrink wrote:

each hit is like a sonic illusion - i'm not sure if it's a low note or a high note.  I love it!

Ah great!  Thanks dude.  smile

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