Burnt Dot Quartet in Concert: February 17th

“Burnt Dot Quartet performs improvised music for trumpets and modular synthesizers in quadraphonic space. Featuring Sarah Reid on trumpet, Ryan Gaston on Eurorack and Serge synthesizsers, and special guests Kris Tiner on trumpet and telematic performance by Todd Barton on Buchla and other synthesizers.

The concert is taking place on February 17th at 8pm PST at:

The Wild Beast Pavilion

Benge’s Bouncing Buchla

Published on Feb 9, 2016 zack dagoba

“When applied to the trigger of a Dual Attack Generator, the exponential nature of a second Dual Attack Generator module (with a long decay rate) modulating the frequency of a Timing Pulse Generator, which is controlling the aforementioned Dual Attack Generator, produces this bouncing ball effect. For more, go to http://myblogitsfullofstars.blogspot….”

Concert with 3 Easels Coming to Frankfurt Germany on February 26th

“The New Magic Easel Orchestra“ aka Weinglas, Worsel Strauss and trabouliste will perform with three Easels on February 26th in Frankfurt at Phonophon / InM, more details here: http://www.phonographie.org/?p=1111

Buchla Music Easel Tests – Day 2 (in three parts)

Published on Feb 2, 2016 Genshi Media Group

“My second day with my friend’s Buchla Music Easel. After some confusion with it on the first day, it all finally came together on this second day of exploration. One note, I didn’t use the Music Easel’s built-in Spring Reverb because it was really muddy sounding, so I added a touch of delay and reverb using VSTs; info provided in the video. You can

Caterina Barbieri – Vertical

Published on Jan 3, 2015 caterina barbieri

This one in via IMPREC. Recorded entirely on a Buchla 200. There is a chance there will be an LP pressing in the future.

“From Caterina Barbieri’s debut album Vertical (Important Records/Cassauna, 8 October 2014) composed for Buchla modular synthesizer and vocals.

Vertical originates from a meditation on primary waveforms and the polyrhythmic

Buchla Music Easel – First Rough Test

Published on Jan 31, 2016 Genshi Media Group

“First off, this isn’t mine; a trusting friend let me borrow it for a few days. Second, out of all the synths I’ve ever played – from an ARP2600, to a Fairlight CMI IIx, to Eurorack Modulars – this Buchla Music Easel is the most confusing thing I’ve ever tried to get a sound out of! Really baffling the way it works! This is my first 10 minutes with