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you, me and all these machines

you, me and all these machines from ::vtol:: on Vimeo.

by ::vtol:: and lovozero

“You, me and all these machines” is a performance for voice and electronic devices. The vocalist puts on his or her head a specially designed wearable interface tool to interact with the voice and display a visual score. Technically, the device consists of

Pure Data and Mutable Instruments Shruthi

Published on Jan 25, 2018 Ariel Raguet

"Pure Data controlling a Mutable Instruments Shruthi"

Pure Data with Yamaha TX7

Published on Jan 25, 2018 Ariel Raguet

"Pure Data controlling a Yamaha TX7 module."


Side note: The TX7 was a desktop wedge version of the DX7 minus the ability to program it via the front panel. You could however program it via MIDI, or rather a DX7, when it was released. You can now edit it via external editors like Pure Data in this case. It was my second synth after the Oberheim

::vtol:: driver

::vtol:: driver from ::vtol:: on Vimeo.


- arduino
- pure data

"Kinetic sound object. The mechanism is a system consisting of two sound circuits and auxiliary mechanical and electronic elements. The first sound circuit is a speaker emitting square wave. This speaker forces copper balls, served one at a time or several at a time through a dispenser, to bounce

::vtol:: phasmida

::vtol:: phasmida from ::vtol:: on Vimeo.

"Interactive robotic music instrument/installation. Transparent plastic pipe of 2 meters long with passive magnet ball and magnetic field detectors inside. Each sensor triggers different sound synthesis algorithms. Can be controlled wireless using cellphone gyroscope/accelerometer, or using custom controllers.

- servo motors
- arduino
- reed switches

8EDO algorithmic techno in Pure Data

Published on Nov 6, 2017 acreil

"Full album here: https://acreil.bandcamp.com/album/ach...

This is the messiest patch ever."


Published on Sep 18, 2017 Tobor Experiment

"Algorithmic acid with #rolandboutique TB-03 and #Udoo_x86
Euclidean rythms & drum synthesis: #puredata (no samples)."

Kawai K5m + Shruthi + Korg SQ-1 + Pure Data Real Time Jam

Ariel Raguet
Published on Aug 5, 2017


Ariel Raguet

All the sounds comes from Shruthi and K5m in real time.
Random sequencers, random CC control and random SYSEX values for both synths by Purr Data.
Synthrotek DLY and EKO controlled by CV with Korg SQ-1.
Reverb, flanger, Chrous and Revrse Delay by Zoom MS-70CDR.
MIDI connections by iConnectMIDI2.

Record and Mastering

Kawai K5m + Pure Data Real Time Jam

Published on Jul 21, 2017 Ariel Raguet


All the sounds comes from the Kawai K5m in real time.
Sequencer and random parameters generators are Pure Data.
Reverb by Zoom MS-70CDR.
Compressed and limited with dbx 166A.
Recorded and mastered with Goldwave.
Pure Data lives in a Lenovo ThinkPad T430 with a Lexicon Alpha sound interface.
MIDI by iConnectMIDI2."

Adventures in Synthesis: Generative Modular Synthesis (Pure Data + DIY Hardware Modular)

Published on Jul 5, 2017 Chris Beckstrom

This is a patch that plays itself. I make a few adjustments but for the most part this is bleepy bloopy self-playing modular synthesizer music.

Download my PD modular here (free and open source!):

Download this specific patch:

I've been building a modular synth

Treat Yourself :)