[PD] quadrophonic patch

Frank Barknecht fbar at footils.org
Wed Dec 23 21:59:26 CET 2009

Hallo Christian,

Mag. Christian Egger hat gesagt: // Mag. Christian Egger wrote:

> i am new to pd, so sorry for strange questions ..
> i am using ableton live for making music and i want to
> let sounds pan arround a 4 speaker setup with a multichannel 
> soundcard.
> so i would need a patch with 4 inputs (the sound is coming from ableton routed over a software like jackpilot),
> and 4 outputs i suggest...
> it would be great to for example pan output 2 in circles arround the 4 speakers or anything like that.
> i am just trying to learn how to build a patch by myself, but if somebody allready hav done something similar, it would be great. :-)

One quick way to pan around several loudspeakers would be the vbap or rvbap
objects, that probably are part of pd-extended. At least rvbap has a demo
patch, rvbap-demo.pd, that shows panning over four speakers. 

Btw. You don't need 4 inputs, you can also pan just a single input signal on4


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