week 69: ISMIR

I went to ISMIR, and presented a paper about how DJs select and order tracks, which went pretty well.  Ryan Groves and I also ‘performed’…

week 67.3333

– Went to Tufts’ Computer Science Hackathon, as an Echo Nester.  Built The Feminest, which tells you about the gender makeup of a band.  The…

stockholm

I survived Sound & Music Computer 2013!  Quite literally:  I got God’s own stomach bug, spent 18 hours in bed, and then flew /fasted my…

SMC, re, do

I’m going to SMC! If you need me, I’ll be in Stockholm talking about mappings on iOS, and drinking fine Swedish aquavit. I also (finally)…

week 56

Nothing happened this week.  But I’ve been reading, listening, and working: – What We Talk About When We Talk About Beethoven can now do basic chord…

retrieving music

If you need me in November, I’ll be in Brasil, talking or postering about the importance of timbre in selecting and ordering tracks in DJ…

week 54

– I went to HAMR – many thanks to Colin, Brian, Daewen, and Dan for having us all.  I started trying to do research into…

week 53

I need to send some serious props to the students and performers at NEC’s tragically named “Sick Puppy” (http://www.sicpp.org/) summer new music week.  Despite the…

week 52

Probably 54? – I went to New York!  There are pictures. – Via Theremina, I have a crush on the paintings of Paul Morstad. –…

week 51

– I am delighted to say that the most prosaic paper I will ever write (‘A Quantitative Review of Mappings in Musical iOS Applications’) has…