Sadness

Nikolaus Gradwohl2016-02-03T06:00:59+01:00

a music video for my track "Sadness" made with blender

Sadness

New Song - Moment to Moment

Nikolaus Gradwohl2016-01-15T08:22:50+01:00

Moment to Moment is a berlin-style chilly electronic synth track with a meditative bass loop

Moment to Moment

New Song - Bells

Nikolaus Gradwohl2016-01-04T07:16:13+01:00

I created bell sounds in bitwig-studio using a short noise pulse and some resonator banks. This is the first track I'm using them on

bells

New Song: unspoken words

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-11-27T06:28:20+01:00

An electronic track using the u-he ACE plugin, a Yamaha B55 organ. Recorded and mixed in bitwig-studio

unspoken words

New Song - Where Opposites Meet

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-11-12T06:41:57+01:00

I made a new ambient track in bitwig-studio featuring 4 artificial voices exploring opposite pairs

where opposites meet

Animation Node experiment - Music nodes

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-11-02T06:56:36+01:00

for this animation I used the "simple sound controller"-template from the animation nodes addon to control some objects by music. I rendered the 3 animations separately and cut them to the beat using the VSE

The track is recorded and mixed using bitwig-studio

you can download part1 ,part2 and part3 here

music node

bitwig studio cowbell jam

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-10-28T06:06:27+01:00

I recently updated my bitwig studio to 1.3 and found out that the new cowbell instrument is far more versatile than expected. Bass and melody are both created with the new virtual instrument

cowbell jam

New song - Rewire

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-10-20T06:35:55+02:00

A chillout track featuring a pad made from a guitar sample. Recorded in bitwig-studio

rewire

A Bitwig-Studio Controller Script for Yamaha MX49 and MX61

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-10-16T08:37:27+02:00

I wrote a bitwig-studio controller script for the yamaha MX49 and MX61 keyboards

you can download it from my github page

to install copy the files to your 'Bitwig Studio/Controller Scripts/' Folder

I mapped the 4 knobs to macro 1-4 on page 1

to macro 5-8 on page 2

and to volume, pan, send1 and send2 of the selected channel on page 3

"AddInst Track" creates a new Instrument Track

and "VSTi Window" opens the device browser.

beat boxes

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-10-12T06:00:39+02:00

The soundtrack for this animation was created in bitwig studio, the boxes are rendered with cycles and the blender freestyle addon

you can download the blend file here

beat boxes