Live coding socials
Perhaps live coding of music really only becomes actual music when communities form around it. Suddenly, three live coding related meetup groups are starting up:
The Live Coding Conspiracy, Berlin
Twin Cities Computer Music Interest Group, Minneapolis
Looking forward to seeing what comes out of these!
Talking of social live coding, back in January we had a pubcode event in Sheffield, a resurrection of an earlier idea. It was after a live coding workshop, so at that point a lot of people knew how to code in Tidal. So with a projection, a wireless keyboard and some fine local ale, we passed the keyboard around taking turns to develop the music. Post-neo-acid-folk? Who knows.. Here’s a suitably shaky video..