03 Dec 2015 — 20 Mar 2016 - Now Closed

BBD Data in Entertainment: Creative Data Club Music Special, feat. live performance from Algorave

Pre-Booking Required

Creative Data Club have teamed up with Somerset House to present a special edition at the Big Bang Data exhibition, focusing on the theme of music and data. As well as the normal format of three outstanding speakers, audiences are invited to listen in on the ultimate in data meets music, an Algorave within the exhibition space itself.

18.00-20.00, Screening Room

Creative Data Club, Big Bang Data Music Special 

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Kate Hayes and Mathieu Barthet presenting their Open Symphony project which invites audience to influence the musical direction of the performers through a web based app manifested in live data visualisations.
In this talk, Thor Magnusson will discuss how visual design has been an important factor in his music software development. He will trace the influences in this design approach through presenting three different live performance systems.
Alex McLean will go through some thoughts about pattern in computer programming, music and textiles, including showing his free/open source Tidal live coding environment, created for making broken techno music from code. He’ll try to make this interesting for non-programmers and programmers (and techno and non-techno heads) alike.

20.30-21.30, Big Bang Data, Data Studio

Algorave, Live Performance

Drop-In Free with Exhibition Entry, Spaces Limited, PRE-BOOK HERE


Event Run Time: 18.00 – 21.30
Exhibition Closure: 22.00