#89 KeyKit – A Scripting Language and GUI Interface for MIDI by Tim Thompson Wednesday June 3rd 7PM MDT

Overview When MIDI was introduced in the mid 1980’s, I immediately knew I would be using it extensively for algorithmic and realtime experimentation.  So, I started developing a programming language and environment to make interactive development of MIDI things convenient and fun.  Originally named Keynote and now named KeyKit, the system evolved over a decadeContinue reading “#89 KeyKit – A Scripting Language and GUI Interface for MIDI by Tim Thompson Wednesday June 3rd 7PM MDT”

#88 Practical Harmony for Grid Controllers with Neil “Nail” Alexander Wednesday May 20th 7PM MDT

This event features special guest Neil “Nail” Alexander beaming in from New York. Overview Using a standard grid controller as a musical instrument presents its own set of particular – and peculiar – challenges. We’ll talk about some strategies for setting up, manipulating and playing grid controllers geared towards getting musical results, including responsiveness setup,Continue reading “#88 Practical Harmony for Grid Controllers with Neil “Nail” Alexander Wednesday May 20th 7PM MDT”

#87 Online Petting Zoo Wednesday May 13th 7PM MDT

This event will be an online version of our popular Petting Zoo theme.  Format Petting Zoo’s are a great way to show off your fav instrument, discover new gear, and connect with others who share a passion for a piece of gear or technology.  During the meeting I’ll go around the virtual room spotlighting attendeesContinue reading “#87 Online Petting Zoo Wednesday May 13th 7PM MDT”

Rocky Mountain Synth Meet News for May

Save the Date – Next Meetup Wednesday May 13 I have some other fun and interesting events in the works. I need a little more time to pull them together so I‘ll be skipping this week. Next event is Wednesday May 13th. Watch for an invite later this week. If you haven’t done so subscribeContinue reading “Rocky Mountain Synth Meet News for May”

#86 Intro to Elektron Overbridge 2.0 with Mark Mosher Wednesday April 29th, 7PM MDT

Hi Mark Mosher here. I’ve been a hardcore Elektron user since 2013 so I was excited that Elektron finally released Overridge. Overbridge is a free of charge software suite offering powerful tools and deep control when connecting compatible Elektron instruments to computers. Elektron I’ve put some time in with it so in this event IContinue reading “#86 Intro to Elektron Overbridge 2.0 with Mark Mosher Wednesday April 29th, 7PM MDT”

Event #85 – The Appropriate Premaster with Steve Turnidge – Online April 22nd, 7PM MDT

Steve Turnidge (author or Desktop Mastering, and Beyond Mastering) will beam in from Seattle to lead us through some of the fundamentals of sound and perception and clarify what we are really seeing and hearing in audio waveforms. Then, we’ll visit dynamic range and how that relates to digital audio bit depth. This leads toContinue reading “Event #85 – The Appropriate Premaster with Steve Turnidge – Online April 22nd, 7PM MDT”

Event #84 Sound Design with Ableton Live – Online April 15th, 7PM MDT

[UPDATED See comments below for post-event notes. Feel free to add your own comments. Your first comment on this site will be pending approval, but once I approve, you’ll be able to just post comments from then on. For this online event Huston Singletary will be beaming in from Atlanta. He’ll be doing a presentationContinue reading “Event #84 Sound Design with Ableton Live – Online April 15th, 7PM MDT”

Event #83 Intro to The ZOIA modular pedal with Mitch Lantz- April 8th, 7 PM MDT

[UPDATED See comments below for post-event notes. Feel free to add your own comments. Your first comment on this site will be pending approval, but once I approve, you’ll be able to just post comments from then on. Photo from this event… Registration for our April 8th event is now open. Meetup member Mitch LantzContinue reading “Event #83 Intro to The ZOIA modular pedal with Mitch Lantz- April 8th, 7 PM MDT”

Event #82 Breakout Session OBS Studio for Live Streaming – April 1st, 7 PM MDT

[UPDATED See comments below for post-event notes. Feel free to add your own comments. Your first comment on this site will be pending approval, but once I approve, you’ll be able to just post comments from then on. This event will be an online interactive round table discussion for those who want share tips tricks,Continue reading “Event #82 Breakout Session OBS Studio for Live Streaming – April 1st, 7 PM MDT”

Event #81 "Live Performance in Ableton Live" with Special Guest Brian Funk – March 25th, 7-8:30 PM MDT

This online event features special guest Brian Funk beaming in from New York to give an presentation called “Performance in Ableton Live”. He will do a short performance and hold a Q and A. We’ll kick off the event with meetup announcements, followed by Brian’s presentation and performance and then we’ll finish the meeting outContinue reading “Event #81 "Live Performance in Ableton Live" with Special Guest Brian Funk – March 25th, 7-8:30 PM MDT”