Another unsung hero of the Buchla 200e army , dougcl make creating sounds with his 200e system look easy! Check out his youtube channel and his soundcloud, leave him a message or a like and support his creativity.
When I first met Alex at BEMI (Buchla Electronic Musical Instruments) we would spend a lot of time exploring patching philosophy. One comment I made that has stayed with Alex, and he quotes it often in many circumstances, is “Do the Opposite!” So. . .I am now calling it The Alex Mantra. How does this […]
Inflection is defined as: 1) the act or result of curving or bending 2) change in pitch or loudness of the voice. In spoken languages these changes or modulations in pitch, loudness and timbre convey meaning to the listener. Here is the utterance “ahh” with three different inflections: 1) is a sigh, relaxing 2) a […]
Buchla Architecture Welcome to my second post. I’ll be expanding on concepts from my first post so you may want to take a moment and check it out. Be sure to download the video. One architectural difference between a Buchla module and all other synthesizer formats is that the Buchla Paradigm separates Audio Signals (carried […]
Buchla Blog: Musings Welcome! This modest blog will be a free-ranging meandering through my constant musings on all thoughts Buchla. I’m going to try and keep the posts brief (wish me luck) and separate them into: - Conceptual Musings - Buchla Breaks - Easel Expeditions Both the Breaks and Expeditions will focus on specific tips […]
Welcome to this space which will unfold into my musings, explorations, demos, tricks and tips for the Buchla 200e system and the Buchla Music Easel. Beginning in early February I’ll start posting entries in conjunction with reviving my periodic Buchla Breaks videos. Meanwhile, here is a little attenuation tip from my archives: And for those […]