[PD] beat detection - live sound input

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Thu Oct 23 04:10:46 CEST 2003

On Wednesday, Oct 22, 2003, at 18:44 America/New_York, Olaf Matthes  

> Hans-Christoph Steiner schrieb:
>> Why did you use [fiddle~] instead of [bonk~]?  As I understand it,
>> [bonk~] was created for percussion, and [fiddle~] for pitched
>> instruments?
> Because Marc just said something about 'incoming audio signal'. I'm not
> a drummer so I thought it might be something non-percussive... ;-)
> In the end you're right and it depends on the input signal which one to
> use. It might even be possible to build something around 'env~' and
> probably 'delta' to detect abrupt increase in volume....

I was curious about whether [fiddle~] worked better for you in certain  
situations, that's why I asked.



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