NTH Music Synthesizer Now on Kickstarter!

The NTH is a fun-to-use, sonically-rich, hackable music synthesizer.  It features digital oscillators, an analog low-pass filter, an integrated step sequencer, MIDI I/O, and simple, intuitive controls. The NTH Music Synthesizer is now available on Kickstarter.com.  The NTH is available for purchase from February 2, 2012 to March 1, 2012. Upon…

Cycling ’74 Expo this week!

Getting ready to attend the Cycling '74 Expo this weekend, I uploaded a small video of the pendulum/photoresistor/Arduino/Max/Nanokontrol instrument I'll be presenting as part of their Science Fair.  It's generating some nice music and I'm content with the state things are in. If anyone is also attending, please introduce yourself.…

Atari Punk Console/Stepped Tone Generator

I figured it was about time to try out this classic schematic, originally designed by the venerable Forrest M. Mims III.  I've included my own schematic using photoresistors to control the unit's parameters, as well as allow for CV control from my little sequencer.  Video also uploaded to YouTube.  Overall, a fun and…