Biomaton Valerio Orlandini

All the sounds of this composition come from different synthesis and sample manipulation techniques controlled by a complex system of cellular automata, that recreates the evolution of life on Earth from the first bacteria to the current lifeforms, and predicts the necessary conclusion of the cycle: a sixth mass extinction followed by a new beginning… the eternal return, the cruelest and dullest of fates.

  • Year of composition: 2020
  • Genre: Acousmatics
  • Format: Fixed media
  • Software used: Max/MSP, REAPER
  • Duration of the submitted work: 11:04
  • Disc publication: Syntagmata, 2021

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