Detritus 229

> I remember reading somewhere that Debussy considered the use of the pedals on the piano an artform unto itself, which makes this fascinating: the Welte-Mignon reproducing piano…. recorded a series of performances for posterity. The machine was designed to encode the nuances of a pianist’s playing, including pedaling and dynamics, onto piano rolls for later reproduction. Debussy plays La soirée dan Grenade, a 1913 Welte Mignon recording:

 

> Classic minimalism x100

 


Too funny, but some genuinely beautiful moments….

 

 

> Love this interactive script for Moonrise Kingdom (you can also download a PDF version)

 

> Just ordered another pair of contact mics to try out… – will do a side by side comparison one of these days!

 

Works For Turntable from Stephen Cornford on Vimeo.

 

> Great news for any non-ProTools users – Massey plugs are porting to VST!

 

> Interesting book for DIY analog synth

 

A Very Large Increase in the Size, Amount, or Importance of Something Over a Very Short Period of Time (by Max Hattler) from Max Hattler on Vimeo.