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

New Song - Slow

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-10-09T08:29:37+02:00

an ambient track that started with slowing down a loop veeeeeery much in bitwig

slow

New song - Frequency explorations

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-09-29T06:45:25+02:00

I played a bit with the bitwig-studio FM-4 plugin - a 4 operator fm synth plugin. I created this track using only fm-4 sounds and some of the bitwig onboard effects

frequency explorations

A Novation LaunchControl script for BitWig-Studio

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-09-15T06:29:27+02:00

I wrote a bitwig-studio controller script for the novation launchcontrol

you can download it from my github page

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

novation launchcontrol

The User-Pages emmit midi events that can be used to midi-learn the knobs and buttons to in Bitwig the script is based on the work of eduk

The Factory-Pages are mapped to the following functions:

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New Song - I count to Five

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-08-24T06:12:06+02:00

I played with a 5/4 meassure in bitwig using the u-he Ace and the TAL noisemaker

I count to five

Getting Better - New Song

Nikolaus Gradwohl2015-07-10T07:31:04+02:00

This song developed out of a "chord-progression-kung-fu" practice session. Recorded and mixed in bitwigstudio

getting better