I'm working with the Koala Sampler app on a tablet, it's so much fun for me. Generate a kind of method where I generate loops with some samples and then I compose recording in real time mixing them as if they were tape loops. I'm doing tracks of between 2 and 5 minutes and then I plan to mix all of these on the computer so that I have a long piece that can be played in a loop in an installation.
However, it has some limitations because I will not be able to do a multichannel mix and neither can I spatialize the sounds more than in the same application. I record all the tracks in a file on the fly, it feels like composing the piece in real time or playing an instrument. Sometimes I get to record the same idea 3 or 4 times due to some mistake that I make but it is worth it because I find it much more inspiring. Hopefully it is this way.
I was also very intrigued by the process of the Tape Loops as well, it must be very nice as it sounds, but I do not have the devices that are needed. Maybe for later.
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