ep-413 DSP week 10

Music from data


We looked at Vine API Examples from Eli and Steve H.

OSC (Open Sound Control)
  • Max udpsend, udpreceive, touchOsc, aka.speech
  • using a wifi router for performance projects

Using an Osc server to handle Internet API’s

Searchtweet (rate limited): https://reactivemusic.net/?p=17425

Max oggz streaming example: https://reactivemusic.net/?p=17504

We talked about cartoons: https://reactivemusic.net/?p=10091

  • parameter mapping
  • modeling
  • earcons

We didn’t talk about alarm fatigue…

MBTA bus example in Max:

(parameter mapping sonification)


  • documentation
  • API keys
  • JSON
  • Max example
Unsolved problems

Is it possible to generate music from data?