UWYN has introduced CableCube, a new option for storing and organizing 3.5mm patch cables.… Read More CableCube Offers A New Way To Organize Your Eurorack Patch Cables
Developer Geert Bevin has announced that Geco MIDI, his gestural MIDI controller app for the Leap Motion, is now available as a free download. … Read More Geco MIDI Leap Motion Gestural Controller Now Free
Developer Geert Bevin let us know that he’s released an update to GECO, his gestural music controller for the Leap Motion. “Many GECO users have reached out with requests for improvements and new features,” says Bevin. “This release incorporates most of them and is available as a free update through the Airspace store.” Highlights of this… Read More Free GECO Update Adds User-Requested Features
Gestural motion control for musicians has gone from being ‘Minority Report’ fantasy to being an inexpensive reality in the last year. The combination of the Leap Motion (about $80) and Geert Bevin’s Geco MIDI (about $10) creates a powerful gestural control system. But does gestural control, which looks cool in sci fi, deliver as a… Read More Geco MIDI Gesture Control For Leap Motion Review
Reader Geert Bevin – who’s known to many readers for his performances on the Eigenharp and his gestural music control application GECO – recently spoke at TEDxTartu in Estonia. In his TEDx talk, Bevin argues that we’re entering a new age for digital musicians, driven by several trends: Cheap and powerful computers New controllers with revolutionary… Read More Are We Entering A New Age For Digital Musicians?
This video, via Uriel Yehezkel, demonstrates using the Leap Motion controller & GECO MIDI to control Ableton Live with hand gestures. Here’s what Yehezkel has to say about it:
Developer Geert Bevin let us know that a new version of GECO is out, adding OSC output with customizable paths as well as full CopperLan output support. CopperLan is a high-definition next generation music protocol that dramatically facilitates networked device communication and mapping. With this release, you can now also configure per-axis boundaries with minimal and… Read More GECO Gestural Controller For Leap Motion Updated Adds OSC, CopperLan & More
Film composer Hagai Davidoff has created a unique system for ‘gestural orchestration’, based around the Leap Motion controller and GECO, Geert Bevin’s gestural MIDI app. The combination allows Davidoff to use his left hand to interactively orchestrate the notes played with his right hand on a standard keyboard controller. In the first half of the video,… Read More Gestural Orchestration With Leap Motion, GECO & Albion I