Meeting Topic: The sound synthesis of Laurens Hammond
Moderator Name: Riccardo de Asmundis
Speaker Name: Andrea Arcella (Giardino Dei Semplici, Keyboards) Giulio de Asmundis (Conservatorio S. Pietro a Majella, Napoli, Sax) Lino Pariota (Tony Esposito, Keyboards) - Carlos Maximiliano Mollo (Dipartimento di Fisica, Violin) Riccardo de Asmundis (INFN - National Instruments)
Meeting Location: Naples, Complesso universitario di Monte S. Angelo, via Cintia
The purpose of the meeting was to explain to an heterogeneous crowd the secrets and story of synthesis and the relationship of the sound generation with acoustic instruments - wind, strings and voice. Not only for students of the degree course in physics or engineering of this Universities, but also to musicians interested in the use of electronic instruments for the art of music. De Asmundis - which works in the italian National Institute of Nuclear Physics - had an intensive use of the National Instruments Labview tools for the sound analysis in real time.
Written By: Lorenzo Ortolani