Reading about music can be counter intuitive, but I’ve found the Arcana series by John Zorn pretty inspiring, if not always well written.The entire series is riddled with typos and bad editing, but if you can look past that, the essays from a broad range of creators are usually pretty good. ...

A new year is as good a time as any to kick off a newsletter, so here it goes… As I write this, Omicron continues to create problems for us in the Philly area. There’s been a steady rise in cases over the past few weeks. So we haven’t gone ...

Central PA songsmith Paul Loomis, known for award winning “Susquehanna (Here It Comes Again)” has asked me to work on his next project, Warm Light. Paul is known for his humorous, down to earth songwriting. It’s a pleasure to work with him again. Basic tracks are being recorded at Green Valley Recording ...

I’m offering a virtual Touchdesigner workshop for The Fuse Factory – an art and technology initiative focused on cultivating artistic production, research, and experimentation with digital media and electronic tools. Visual artists as well as musicians and writers can all create compelling things with Touchdesigner, so creatives of all types ...

I have a passion for sharing music technology and creativity with young minds. Over the years, I’ve put together a series of workshops and demos that can be tailored to a wide range of audiences from Grade 7 (12-13 years) and up. Many topics below can also be presented to ...

I’ve decided to make Instagram the home for my visual experiments. Over the past two weeks I’ve posted a group of samples from the last year of intense Touchdesigner study. ...

Wealpe GoPro Harness

The folks at Wealpe sent me a complementary GoPro harness, so I made this short video to test it out. ...

There’s no time like a pandemic to learn a new skill. Working with Touchdesigner has been a great way to pass the time. ...

“Ocean” by the Nomadic Soundsters Blue Team

In March the Nomadic Soundsters (NS) 2021 residents located in various parts of the world (US, Canada, Japan, Thailand, Tasmania, etc.) were presented with the theme prompt “Fragile States”. The NS 2021 Summer Showcase is a premiere of the virtual collaborative works created by the residents. Program Notes for “Ocean” ...