Algorithmic Composition by Autonomous Systems with Multiple Time-Scales

  title={Algorithmic Composition by Autonomous Systems with Multiple Time-Scales},
  author={Risto Holopainen},
  • Risto Holopainen
  • Published 12 October 2021
  • Computer Science, Engineering, Physics
  • ArXiv
Dynamic systems have found their use in sound synthesis as well as score synthesis. These levels can be integrated in monolithic autonomous systems in a novel approach to algorithmic composition that shares certain aesthetic motivations with some work with autonomous music systems, such as the search for emergence. We discuss various strategies for achieving variation on multiple time-scales by using slow-fast, hybrid dynamic systems, and statistical feedback. The ideas are illustrated with a… 

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