This is a Max/MSP driven react-table. The user can mix beats and
synths with effects by placing, moving and rotating blocks on a
back-lit glass surface. It was created for public use and has
been shown at various events across the south-west including
Some effects only affect the closest sound source, others affect
all relative to their distance appart. All the sound loops are
inter-changable and with very little effort, some unique and
bizarre sounds can be made!
Here are a couple of pictures of
tangiblocks being used at Bristol
Festival 2009, courtesy of Matt
The blocks have 'fiducial' markers on the bottom, which are
picked up by a CCD cam underneath. The max patch does the rest
of the work.
Contact me if you want to know more or want the max patch.