ae_BeatBOT

ae_BeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionA smart beat bot that generates drums and four percussion parts.
Lots of (potentially) extreme signal processing.
Messages Sent
@phraselength – how many measures are in a phrase
@phrases – how many phrases in form
@tala – 2+3 grouping in sixteenths
@vdensity – how many layers are active
@hdensity – how many onsets individual parts are playing
@exiting – when it finishes its form, it will exit in the next phrase, and send this message
Messages Received
@exiting – will exit
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ae_CleanBeatBOT

ae_CleanBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionA smart beat bot that generates drums and four percussion parts. Same as ae_BeatBOT, but cleaner samples and no signal processing
Messages Sent
@phraselength – how many measures are in a phrase
@hdensity – how many onsets individual parts are playing
@vdensity – how many layers are active)
@tala – 2+3 grouping
@phrases – how many phrases in form
@exiting – when it finishes its form, it will exit in the next phrase, and send this message
Messages Received
@exiting – will exit
Downloads

ae_ClumpyBeatBOT

ae_ClumpyBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionA smart beat bot that generates drums and four percussion parts. Similar to ae_BeatBOT and CleanBeatBot, but beats are “clumped” closer to downbeat. The higher the density, the further from the downbeat onsets are allowed.
Messages Sent
@phraselength – how many measures are in a phrase
@hdensity – how many onsets individual parts are playing
@vdensity – how many layers are active)
@tala – 2+3 grouping
@phrases – how many phrases in form
@exiting – when it finishes its form, it will exit in the next phrase, and send this message
Messages Received
@exiting – will exit
Downloads

ae_HouseBeatBOT

ae_HouseBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionGenerates a 4 on the floor House drum pattern from a 50 track corpus.
Messages Sent
@tala – always 4 4 44
@phraselength – always 8
Messages Received
@section – will generate new pattern if new section, recall old pattern if repeated
@exiting – will exit
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ae_JazzBeatBOT

ae_JazzBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionA smart beat bot that generates jazz brushes.
Messages Sent
@phraselength – how many measures are in a phrase
@hdensity – how many onsets individual parts are playing
@tala – 2+3 grouping
@phrases – how many phrases in form
Messages Received
@exiting – will exit
Downloads

ae_newBeatBOT

ae_newBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionCreates its own form and quits when it gets to end of it (sending an exit message).
Generates beats based on 3+2 tala, which will always sum to 16 (i.e. 4/4).
Lots of (potentially extreme) signal processing.
Messages Sent
@intent/talaStructure – 2+3 grouping of emphasized 16ths for next 4 bar phrase
@intent/repetitionStructure – repetition pattern in 4 measures (i.e. A B C D)
@intent/activityMask – activity level for each beat in next 4 bar phrase (0-9)
Messages Received
@intent/talaStructure – will adapt to other bot’s tala
@exiting – will exit
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ae_NoiseBeatBOT

ae_NoiseBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionA smart beat bot that generates drums and four percussion parts. Same as CleanBeatBOT, but uses noise samples
Messages Sent
@phraselength – how many measures are in a phrase
@hdensity – how many onsets individual parts are playing
@vdensity – how many layers are active)
@tala – 2+3 grouping
@phrases – how many phrases in form
@exiting – when it finishes its form, it will exit in the next phrase, and send this message
Messages Received
@exiting – will exit
Downloads

ae_PercBOT

ae_PercBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionThree part percussion, with modulated filter and delay.
Messages Sent
none
Messages Received
@hdensity – required to generate its parts
@phraselength – will adjust its own phraselength to match
@phrases – will adjust its own # of phrases to match
@tala – will adjust its meter to match # of 16ths
@exiting – will exit
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ae_SampleBeatBOT

ae_SampleBeatBOT

AuthorArne Eigenfeldt
DescriptionBeats using machine-like sample loops.
Messages Sent
none
Messages Received
@notepool – will adjust resonant filter to lowest note of notepool
@exiting – will exit
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mh_BeatBOT

mh_BeatBOT

AuthorMatthew Horrigan
DescriptionPlays sequenced drums sounds
Takes breaks sometimes
Breaks longer when less /activity
Beats busier when more /density
Messages Sent
none
Messages Received
@hdensity
@vdensity
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mh_BeatsynthBOT

ob_prockRockBeadsBot

ob_prockRockBeadsBot

AuthorOllie Brown
DescriptionOllie beats.
Messages Sent
@intent/activityMask – activity level for each beat in next 4 bar phrase (0-9)
@repetitionStrucutre – repetition of bars in next 4 bar phrase (i.e. A B C D)
@talaStructure – rhythmic grouping of sixteenths over next 4 bar phrase
@contourA – melodic contour for every two beats in next 4 bar phrase (U = up, D = down)
@iFollow – which other musebot is it following
Messages Received
@intent/activityMask – activity level for each beat in phrase (0-9)
Downloads

PAP_PercBot