In the last few years, there has been an explosion of innovation in the area of MIDI controllers, like the Roli Seaboard Grand multi-dimensional controller, above. Today at Musikmesse 2015, Roli, the creators of the Seaboard Grand, introduced new cross-platform synth that’s specifically designed for advanced multi-dimensional controllers, Equator.
This video, via developer Geert Bevin, is an introduction to EigenD – a general purpose music performance environment. While EigenD was developed for using with the Eigenlabs Eigenharp, it’s grown into a free, open source performance platform, for all digital music instruments and controllers.
Reader Geert Bevin (the creator of GECO MIDI) let us know that a new batch of the Eigenharp Alpha is in the works: The Eigenharp Alpha is Eigenlabs’ flagship instrument and due to the difficult building process and complex engineering, they’re built in batches. Since there have been enough people signed up through the waiting list,… Read More Eigenlabs Planning New Batch Of Eigenharps
Eigenharp Trio Improvisation at Electro-Music 2013 was uploaded by: Geert Bevin
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Eigenharpist Geert Bevin has found a new use for his Eigenlabs Eigenharp – as a game controller. It may be extreme overkill, but that has never been a problem for us at Synthtopia. Here’s what Bevin has to say about using the Eigenharp as a game controller:
Reader Geert Bevin, inspired by how Animoog 2 works with his Eigenharp Alpha as much as the impending apocalypse, created This Is Not The End. The composition explores how different types of touches on the Eigenharp can be used to create very different sounds with Animoog. Here’s Bevin’s explanation of the technical details:
Sunday Synth Jam: An ambient synth jam on the Eigenlabs Eigenharp, by Paul Harriman, at Electro-Music 2012. via Mark Mosher
Sunday Synth Jam: António Machado demonstrates the new ‘strummer’ feature of the Eigenharp, in this video, while improvising with Modartt PianoTeq. Technical details below.