WMD modular music - Tyler Thompson
Tyler Thomson presents WMD
The gespraechkonzert will focus on demoing our new Aperture filter and the yet to be released Performance Mixer. I will have a techno patch to show off the features on the mixer and how it can be used for live performances and the filter will be the centerpiece of a lead synth in the patch that I will solo to show off its features. This will consist of a mix of performing and describing what I am doing.
In Hall 1, various Artists, Musicians and Developers will present short concert/presentations up to 20 minutes long. During the presentations, other than performances, presenters will explain the technology or instruments used and answer questions. A maximum of one half of the time (10 minutes) will be for speaking or explanations.
The Gespraechskonzerte will also be presented over video monitors and projections so one can view the very finely detailed products and technical usage. The edited recordings of these events will also be available online for future use.
The term and concept of Gespraechskonzerte or "Discussion Concert" was coined by the late German Physicist and pioneer of electronic music, Oskar Sala. He used this phrase at times when he would perform on the Trautonium with discussion to follow the concert.