Doomsday 23

My last composition before the predicted end of the world Read More...

Alpha Rain

The movie shows an improvisation in Carlos Alpha tuning system Read More...

Building An Alternative MIDI Controller

Building an alternative MIDI controller modifying an existing one Read More...

Ode For Ada

A cannibalized keyboard, some strings and theremin sounds for my cat Ada Read More...

Primitivo

This audio/visual work was composed during the Spring of 2007 as..... Read More...

Tecnologia e Sistemi di Accordatura p.21

TECNOLOGIA E SISTEMI DI ACCORDATURA: Risorse hardware, software e online per la musica microtonale
ALGOXENOJAZZ Read More...

Alpha seems to be the hardest world

Another vocal experiment with Melodyne Read More...

Alpha Choir

A short “a cappella” composition for four voices at a moderate tempo tuned to a dodecatonic mode of Carlos Alpha. Read More...

Melodyning

A few experiments done while learning Melodyne 2 by Celemony. Read More...

DisMLosphere

This video shows an experiment using my Opal Chameleon sending MIDI data, through Disarray, to M and, from there, to Spectrasonics Omnisphere, through Logic Pro. Read More...

Austrian Fantasy

This movie was filmed in and around Salzburg during a recent vacation me and my family spent in Austria. Read More...

UGDoLA

This song is the Carlos Beta version of Un Giorno Dopo L’Altro (1966) by Luigi Tenco Read More...

Peter Davies and my Chameleon

This is the collection of videos filmed by Peter Davies playing my Opal Chameleon before it was shipped to me and/or when I sent it back to him for repairs. Read More...

Beta Easter(n)

This is the first video recording of myself playing in Carlos Beta. Read More...

Retuning Reason 5 with LMSO

Reason is not a microtonal-friendly application so you have to force it into it and LMSO does it beautifully. Read More...

Jingle Gamma Bells

A Christmas classic tuned to Carlos Gamma Read More...

KYMI Exercise #1

Knowing your music interface: exercise #1 Read More...

Invocation

A video recording of a free improvisation Read More...

Autumnal Modulations

extensive modulations with Carlos Gamma Read More...

“C central” note layout Version 2

A new version of my Carlos Gamma note layout for the Opal Chameleon Read More...

Linus, Lucy and Halberstadt

Two years after “Goodbye Halberstadt” and more than one after ”Will I ever bid farewell to Halberstadt?” I still play the piano, once in awhile! Read More...

Transnotating Carlos Gamma

This is a follow-up to “C central note layout Read More...

Double Trouble

As promised at the end of my previous article, I am posting a couple of video examples employing the note layouts presented there Read More...

Elba Gamma

An audio-video recording inspired by my recent vacation on the Elba island Read More...

Gamma Raga

MOTU Ethno2 violins, a Nord G2 drone sound and a few percussion loops for an Indian setting. Read More...

Talking Gamma In Your Sleep

...a xenharmonic remake! Read More...

Hal Trumpetti

a XenoRomantic song! Read More...

Delta Gamma Blues - Version 2

This song was created as my entry to the “AEH Ethno2 microtonal demos competition Read More...

Delta Gamma Blues...

... or How to retune MOTU Ethno2 sounds without having to deal with Scala files! Read More...

Dynamic modulation vs. static retuning techniques - part two

Dynamic Modulation “enables you to instantly change the anchor settings of your scale, to move the note that the tonic note of the scale appears on to a new anchor key, and to transpose the anchor frequency of the scale accordingly so that things line up. Read More...

MicroVocoder I

Live microtonal vocoding performance! Read More...

East Of The Moon

3 Controllers for 1 Note! Read More...

Breath of the Chameleon

Chameleon + breath controller + VL70m + Carlos Gamma... Read More...

Chameleon and me - a short video

First attempt at filming myself playing the Opal Chameleon... Read More...

Adagio Gamma Revisited

Following my previous blog entry I proceded to experiment with “Gamma Chameleon Notation”. Read More...

If partials are inharmonic

A simple experiment with Camel Audio Alchemy...

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Moonlight Gamma Serenade

Moonlight Gamma Serenade is the third piece I compose using the same mode of Carlos Gamma after Adagio Gamma (see it for explanations about this tuning system and the related mode I use) and Gammalan... Read More...

Let's get our hands dirty with JND!

Seemingly not relevant and unnoticeable pitch variations can make a big difference Read More...

Spirals and Wolves

More spirals of fifths and howling wolves Read More...

The Spiral of Fifths

I am preparing for an upcoming lecture, at NYU in Florence, about the "Evolution of Tuning Systems", so, I am trying to figure out a way to demonstrate some tuning techniques in a comprehensible and "entertaining" manner Read More...

Carlos Glass 1

Carlos Glass 1 is a short example demonstrating DYNAMIC MODULATION. It means live modulation changes during performance transposing the anchor to the pitch and key of a note in the original scale. Read More...

88 Bulgarians

An Omnisphere choir sound tuned to 88cET (equal division of the perfect fifth into 8 equal parts) for a pseudo-Bulgarian folk song Read More...

Carlo for President

Seriously, I am running for President of the U.S.A.
You don't believe me?
Watch the movie...
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Hijaz the Charmer

A piece composed using a dodecatonic mode of 53 EDO based on the traditional Arabic mode called Maqam Hijaz... Read More...

Retuning Logic Videos

2 videos showing the environment page of Logic Pro 8 configured for retuning incoming midi data thru LMSO... Read More...

The day I broke my elbow

Today I have fallen down some stairs hitting each of the 9 steps with my right elbow... Read More...