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Release: Speech Synthesis, v0.3

Release Type: Production
Version: 0.3
Release Notes

Speech Synthesis Patch, v0.3

This update to the Speech Synthesis Patch includes:

[ More info on this patch ]

project ruori uses Kineme QC plugins at electro-music performances

photo from project ruori's performance at electro-music 2006project ruori used Kineme's plugins for Quartz Composer at the 2006 and 2007 electro-music events as critical parts of their visual stage presence, which was integrated with the musical centerpiece of their performance.

The unique style of video projection they use is based on Kineme's soon-to-be-released network distributing application for Quartz Composer

project ruori uses Kineme QC plugins for interactive sound installation

project ruori used Kineme's MIDI control plugins for Quartz Composer to operate three homemade instruments that exhibit visitors could "play" by covering photosensitive cells with shadows. The instruments were turned on and off at irregular intervals by a machine activated by the insertion of ping-pong balls, which were also detected using photocells.