Adding externals to Pure Data (vanilla distribution)

While playing around with Pd vanilla, I noticed that there were some issues regarding the externals, in my case. I was running it directly from my Downloads/ folder, and all the core objects were running fine, apart from the external ones. This sounds like something obvious, and the solution to that is pretty simple, even though it’s very easy to miss. Continue reading “Adding externals to Pure Data (vanilla distribution)”

Alda, music programming language for minimalists

Alda programming mac terminal vimI came across an interesting open source tool called Alda which basically uses command line interface to compose music. It’s a music programming language with a simple syntax which can be used to compose MIDI scores in a text editor.  Continue reading “Alda, music programming language for minimalists”

Syncing Korg Volca to Arturia MicroBrute

MicroBrute Firmware configurationI recently adopted some Korg Volca’s in my setup, and they work really nicely together, especially when synced. As my MicroBrute’s internal clock was already set by default, I had to change that to allow it to sync to external devices. Continue reading “Syncing Korg Volca to Arturia MicroBrute”