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Sort of a dark jazz bebopish piece featuring piano, drums, bass, marimba and trumpet. Composed in Noatikl and recorded/mixed in Logic 9.
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Uploaded: Jul 08, 2013 - 09:01:52 PM
Last Updated: Jul 08, 2013 - 09:01:52 PM Last Played: Oct 02, 2017 - 01:32:19 AM
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Hardware:
iMac, Akai EWI
Software:
Noatikl, Logic Express 9, Kontakt New York Grand Piano, Korg Legacy edition M1, SampleModeling The Trumpet, Battery 3
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Llarion said 1619 days ago (July 9th, 2013)
Noatiki?
What is that and how does it work? Interesting premise... enjoyable textures, feels like it's drifting outside, but it keeps revolving back home... Great muted trumpet sound, I love that. Neat piece, thanks very much! Firsties!
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oldlibmike said 1618 days ago (July 9th, 2013)
Noatikl...
Thanks for listening! Noatikl grew out of a 90s set of software used by Brian Eno primarily to create "generative music" with computers. It is extremely powerful and lets you create MIDI voices and control as much (or as little) as you want. If you are curious, I blog quite a bit about it:

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2012/09/trade-secrets.html

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2012/07/is-that-art.html

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2013/07/noatikl-hits-ipad-generative-music-goes.html

Here is the product link:
http://intermorphic.com/noatikl/index.html

I'm not affiliated in any way with the company.

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TobinMueller said 1618 days ago (July 9th, 2013)
Noatikl
Quirky combo of Dizzy and Philip Glass and Lionel Hampton. Love the song art with it. I have never heard of Noatikl. Is that a mountaintop retreat? Oo an app? ;-)
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oldlibmike said 1618 days ago (July 9th, 2013)
Thanks!
I'll take a Dizzy comparison any day! Wish I could play that fast or that well. The Marimba interesting enough is an old legacy Korg M1 patch - they still sound great! Noatikl is software to create "generative music". It grew out of software called Koan that was used by Brian Eno in the 90s. Its available on desktop or iPad versions now. I use it for most of the classical pieces I create and occasionally for jazz.

My blog posts related to Noatikl:

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2012/09/trade-secrets.html

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2012/07/is-that-art.html

http://whitherwalter.blogspot.com/2013/07/noatikl-hits-ipad-generative-music-goes.html

The product page:
http://intermorphic.com/noatikl/index.html

Check out my latest song called Parabola
J_Gretch said 1617 days ago (July 10th, 2013)
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Great piece man...I like the way the instruments sort of cat and mouse with each other,and the piano seem percussive at times...interesting and very much enjoyed.
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oldlibmike said 1617 days ago (July 10th, 2013)
Thanks!
I'm glad you like the mix. Many of the takes were complete solos for the duration which I later muted/unmuted to give the piece some structure. The trumpet for example, has a long solo but I only used a few parts of it since that seemed to fit best.
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Got into MIDI with an early Soundblaster AWE-32 and Cakewalk and later rediscovered with my Apple and Garageband and now with Logic 9 and Akai EWI. Musical influences in no particular order: Steely Dan, Jefferson Airplane, Grateful Dead, Beatles, Je... [see more]

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