Ensemble Topogràfic (Anna Hierro and Carlos Martorell) make use of an armband controller. Her arm positions are sent via Bluetooth LE to an iPad controlling granular synths. Aleatoric elements, along with improvisation, mean the piece won’t be the same twice.
The revolution in MIDI controllers continues. The Oval joins my ‘might someday possess’ list, (1) Roger Linnstrument (2) Therimini (3) Oval.
Those were the days. I thought they would never end, and they haven’t ended. Nowadays, I use MIDI over wi-fi to enable me to control software synthesizers such as Absynth and Alchemy with touch-based controllers, such as the wonderful Gestrument and TC-Data.