stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Rock it !! for piano solo
"Thank you Ingo lee for you reply. I agree with you, indeed about lack of development in this piece. It is a kind of miniature, but it could be better if more developed. 

But i think i will let it as this because i wanted it as a miniature. 

the…"
Aug 21, 2016
Ingo Lee replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Rock it !! for piano solo
"Great energy and momentum here, I like that. You run through a series of ideas that are loosely related and then end without developing any of the phrases, which is fine but it leaves me interested as to where you would go next. The goulash approach…"
Aug 20, 2016
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"I don't had "minimum input", i specify lot of things and not truly random.
Attached, you will find the script i wrote for compose less than eight.
You can open it with a text editor.

SB. Bob Porter said:
I think that for people who don't care for…"
Nov 13, 2014
Tim Beringer replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"A major scale is just another set of pitches.  Tonality is just another algorithm.  "
Nov 13, 2014
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"It was very interesting also for me. 
SB.
Gav Brown said:
Again, this is only my opinion, and I appreciate your dialogue with me on this issue. An interesting conversation!

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Nov 13, 2014
Gavin Brown replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Thanks for your reply Stephane,
This is, I suppose, just a difference in compositional approaches. As I said in my original reply, I find what you are doing disturbing, but only from my perspective - in other words, if it works for you, that's…"
Nov 13, 2014
Olmnilnlolm replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"I am not sure you can have it both ways.
 
I see two alternatives:
 
1) Opus Modus is an artificial intelligence with autonomy and the ability to make free will decisions, and it should therefore be accorded all the rights that a human being…"
Nov 12, 2014
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Yes, it can be something like that.
SB. Gav Brown said:
Hello Stephane,
It sounds to me like you are giving over some compositional control to the system, or perhaps you are setting something in motion with your algorithms that the software then…"
Nov 12, 2014
Gavin Brown replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Hello Stephane,
It sounds to me like you are giving over some compositional control to the system, or perhaps you are setting something in motion with your algorithms that the software then uses to make decisions about how to flesh the piece out or…"
Nov 12, 2014
Socrates Arvanitakis replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Ok, it was not meant to be a comprehensive review of the software, it was only a quick look as you say, from the end user's point of view.
Best of luck!"
Nov 12, 2014
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet


I don’t know how many of you have the curiosity to know more about Opusmodus, but if you do here it is.
Nothing more than a sophisticated sequencer, kind of music word processor with copy, cut, paste, and with build in aleatoric processes. It…"
Nov 11, 2014
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Thank you Tim for your help.
i will rework on Less Than Eight asap.
SB. Tim Beringer said:

Overall, it meanders sometimes.  Wall-to-wall anything gets boring.  The same contrapuntal textures go on for a long time without arriving or moving in any…"
Nov 11, 2014
Socrates Arvanitakis replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"A MORE GENERAL REPLY

I don’t know how many of you have the curiosity to know more about Opusmodus, but if you do here it is.
Nothing more than a sophisticated sequencer, kind of music word processor with copy, cut, paste, and with build in…"
Nov 11, 2014
stephane boussuge replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Sometimes, i input only every note, all the dynamics etc for some complete score or for part of score. (i will publish the 4 last part (gloria,sanctus and agnus Dei) of my "Messe brève en forme de Haikus" for choir soon on the Opusmodus forum as…"
Nov 11, 2014
Socrates Arvanitakis replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"I think also that here you went a little too far, Ondib.
You are welcome to your opinions of course, but please, don't bring sex into this.
I'm an ordinary human, I welcome tools to help me do quite a few jobs, but not that one. Ondib Olmnilnlolm…"
Nov 11, 2014
Olmnilnlolm replied to stephane boussuge's discussion Less Than Eight for Quartet with Clarinet
"Ad hominems? Personal attacks? Who is attacking? Who is being personally attacked? It’s easy to ignore “personal attacks” here, because they are so vague and irrelevant to the topics under discussion, that they merit no response. Ad hominems are…"
Nov 11, 2014
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