Tag Archives: analysis

Dynamic Range

I’ve been investigating the dynamic range of some music, using this plugin for the foobar2000 music player: http://www.pleasurizemusic.com/de/free-downloads. This tool is useful for analysing my own music, for improving my mixes. I also tested the albums that I use for … Continue reading

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Wormhole Spectrogramz

EVOL’s music, more often than not, looks great when visualized. The re-release of Wormhhole Shubz on Entr’acte is no exception. Below is a set of spectrograms* showing the first 35 seconds of each track. Click to enlarge. * Spectrograms represent … Continue reading

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Mapping Tintinnabuli Transformations

My project, Tintinnabuli Mathematica, involves the process of trying to understand Arvo Pärt’s tintinnabuli method of composition in order to use this knowledge for my own music-making. This post summarizes what I’ve learned so far about the compositional rules for … Continue reading

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Album Visualized as Spectrogram

I put all the tracks on my album Symmetry-Breaking through spectrogram software to visualize the audio, then stacked the images together with IrfanView. They are all shown to the same scale, so the image width is proportional to the track … Continue reading

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The Sound of Air (part 1)

I am fascinated by the effect of air on sound. In particular, I’m interested in the effect it has on the sound of air and road traffic. It sounds like a ‘tumbling’ or ‘folding’ of sound, with fluctuations in loudness, … Continue reading

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