Granular Synthesis with Pure Data

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isoften credited as the first person to implement a digital granularsynthesis engine. Canadian composer was one of first to implementreal-time versions of this synthesis technique.

Granular synthesis can also be used as a synthesizer for pitch clouds, most conveniently using a random generator:
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In this week’s episode, Dr. Lawrence W. Moore teaches you how to use granular synthesis in Pure Data. Even if you don’t use PD, this tutorial will give you some understanding of how granular synthesis is achieved. The episode beings with the concept of loading a recorded audio file into a table so that playback rate can be controlled. Then, Moore explains how granular synthesis cuts an audio stream up into what are called grains and how the playback speed of these sliced up grains can be controlled. Next, Moore shows how one can using a Hanning window to form an amplitude envelope over the grains so that they do not generate artifacts, or snaps in the audio playback. Finally, the concepts can be expanded by using a second instance of the audio signal going through an out of phase stream of Hanning windows so that the two signals have grins whose windows dovetail to make the granulation smooth.

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The last four episodes of Series 02 have been topics requested by the viewers. Such topics as granular synthesis, wavetable synthesis, and formants have been explored. Much of the viewing audience seems to be excited about Pure Data and learning some more approaches to synthesis via request. Additionally, the series will maintain some work and performances on hardware components. As time goes on, who knows what might come?

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In this episode, Dr. Lawrence W. Moore just finished filming another episode of Learning Electronic Music Production with Reason and decided to check in with his audience on this Sunday Night to share a little music from that and to ask for some viewer responses. Dr. Moore is interested in knowing what his audience is finding most useful, so that he can prioritize his tutorials. Viewers are encouraged to provide feedback on what videos are benefitting them the most. Would viewers like to see more tutorials on Reason, Pure Data, LWM Rack, various PD patches, or more lessons or performances on modular synthesis components. Please leave a comment with your feedback on what you would like to see more of. Crafty also makes an appearance in this video, showing off how much he likes grooving with electronic music.

Granular Synthesis with Pure Data « Klanglabor

researched how human beings communicate and hear. The result of hisinvestigations was the theory of granular synthesis, although Greekcomposer claimed that he was actually the first inventor of thissynthesis technique.

Using Pure Data for Real-Time Granular Synthesis …

In this week’s episode of Sunday Night Synthesis, Dr. Lawrence W. Moore shows the viewers what he did in making his electronic music production studio leaner and meaner. Since the studio is focused on electronic music, Moore moved out some of the equipment that was more recording studio oriented to be used for live sound reinforcement gear, and consolidated the electronic music studio around his Alienware laptop. Because the laptop is a 6th generation Core i7 with 16 GB of memory, it performs faster than the 8 year old desktop he had in the studio. The laptop also has a 500 GB SSD system drive and a 1 TB data drive so it has enough space to operate fast and store all the audio and video projects that Moore is currently working on. Using the laptop as the main computer means that he can take his projects with him and not have to synchronize the laptop with the desktop.