Access a Drum Machine from your Browser #MusicMonday

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From Create Digital Music:

Open a new tab, and suddenly you have a powerful, sequenced drum synth making grooves. Give it a shot:

https://irritantcreative.ca/projects/x0x

Or read more. (This latest creation came out in June.)

This is either the future of collaborative music making or the Single Greatest Way To Make Music While Pretending To Do Other Work I’ve ever seen.

But, as a new effort works on sharing music scores in the browser, it’s worth checking up on the Web Audio API – the stuff that makes interactive sound possible – and connections to hardware via MIDI.

And there’s a lot going on, the sort of fertile conversation that could lead to new things.

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