The intention behind the Music Machine
project was to create a number of small, simple programs that generated
music within certain parameters.
To date there are thirty one Music Machines most of which can be
downloaded by clicking here
or on the image
To find out more about the background to the machines click here
click the screenshot for downloads
All of the first 20 Music Machines were written using Realbasic on a
Mac running OSX.
All are now available for both Mac and Windows.
As the Music Machine project has grown I am now developing
stand alone installation works or one off pieces.
I am now using a raspberry pi
computer and arduino uno to run
the machines and programming in python.
I have recently developed Music Machine 1 for live performance - read
You can also download the score and perform the piece by following the
I am currently developing Music Machines 4 and 26 for live
performance by string quartet
and have written two new machines (27
and 28) for Casio digital horn both of which
were performed at Exeter
NonClassical on 30th June 2013
Music Machine 27 and 28 on youtube
Music Machine 30 is the first physical machine - read
about it here
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simon belshaw links
simon belshaw home
connected exeter (mm33)
© Simon Belshaw 2014
The Music Machine software is intended for private use only. It is not
to be used in public or for commercial use without permission