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The Stronger Magnetic Fields Have Greater Effect, 2008
A composition created using Reason 5 to access a library of samples derived from radio astronomy.

Randomizer Test with MaxMSP, 2009
This piece is a recording of randomizer programming in MaxMSP used to drive the audio portion of Before We Were.

Before We Were (excerpt), 2009/2010
A “short” excerpt of the sonic environment programmed for the installation Before We Were. Although the piece was setup with a quadraphonic speaker array, this recording is resampled in stereo to simulate the multi-dimensionality presented.

Reverse (Bent), 2010
Began experimenting with data bending techniques applied to audio tracks. In this I reopened the file in Audacity to remove some of the dangerous static bursts.

Man Made Streets Made Men (Remix), 2014
This was originally composed by a grad school colleague, Ramah Jihan. I edited this in Audacity, utilizing dynamic EQs and the Paulstretch to tease out the subtle harmics that live within the original short solo guitar piece. 

Audible from Space (Remix), 2014
Extracted from a project by Paul Catanese called Visible from Space. I edited this in Audacity, utilizing dynamic EQs and the Paulstretch to tease out the subtle harmics that live within the original video’s audio source.

Solo/Compositional Experiments recorded with Garage Band

Temperate Longitude (Sagan)

Formica Scrabble (Sagan)

Dual Purpose (Sagan)

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