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Modal Atonal Microtonal StepSequencer Idea

Will Klingenmeier
A 16 step sequencer with 7 greek modes, some atonal and some microtonal capabilities. It's more of a starting point  Read More
Notes : I made a YouTube video tutorial of the making of this sound. It's rather laborious to type all these expressions and/or copy paste so here's the sound itself.

Feedback Delay Network Reverb

Johannes Regnier
Another one in the series of classic reverb algorithms. A feedback delay network,  based on Michael Gerzon's model and inspired  Read More

First order ambisonic encoder/decoder 2.0

Allen Wu
These are encoders and decoders for first order ambisonic type B.  It also contains encorder that allows you to pan  Read More

New on the Kyma 7 Forum

  • Kyma 7 Tutorial Mismatch?

    Hi there – I am following the Kyma 7 tutorial “Creating a Wavetable”. At the step where I am to create a playback instrument, I don’t have the “KBD 4 […]

  • Is there a CPU that is recommended for Kyma/Windows 10?

    Hello, I need to move to a new computer and will likely move off of the Mac platform to Windows. I’ve seen posts here on the forum with people running Kyma 7 on […]

  • Reply To: Kyma 7 and Kyma X backward compatibility

    Hello Riccardo, In Kyma 7, there are new Sound classes that did not exist in Kyma X, and there are improvements and additions to Sound classes in Kyma 7 that Kyma X doesn’t […]

New on the Kyma Vimeo Channel

  • HMMPatternGenerator

    Composers and sound designers are masters of pattern generation — skilled at inventing, discovering, modifying, and combining patterns with […]

  • Student Projects MUS-507

    Excerpts of semester projects for Music 507 “Design Patterns for Sound & Music” at the University of Illinois, Spring semester […]

  • KISS2016: Emergence, Emergent Ensemble

    The Emergent Ensemble was formed not only for KISS2016, but during KISS2016. It has been assembled by Robert Jarvis, trombonist and improviser with […]


New Insights

  • Bart’s Kyma Tutorial D: Spectral Concepts, Part 2.

    This is a continuation of Tutorial D, Part 1. In this tutorial, we explore live spectral analysis/resynthesis and spectral modification. We continue using the same Kyma […]

  • Control Signals at Audio Rate

    This article addresses control signals at audio rate in the context of a working installation, Selector. Selector is an audio-visual installation that syncs audio changes […]

  • Bart’s Kyma Tutorials D: Spectral Concepts, Part 1

    In this tutorial, we explore spectral analysis and resynthesis. Before beginning this tutorial, please download the Kyma Tutorial Sound file that contains the Sounds discussed […]

Latest Eighth Nerve News

  • New Pattern Generator for Kyma 7.25

    Generate sequences based on the patterns discovered in your MIDI files Symbolic Sound today released a new module that generates endlessly evolving […]

  • KISS2019: Resonance 공명

    Sound designers, electronic/computer musicians and researchers are invited to join us in Busan South Korea 29 August through 1 September 2019 for the […]

  • Ghosts in the Uncanny Valley

    Composer/saxophonist Andrew Raffo Dewar will be at Mills College Center for Contemporary Music on Monday, February 4th, 2019 to perform his work, […]


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