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Steve Reich, Pulses

Steve Reich - "Pulses", visualized with Python and the Echo Nest API

Steve Reich - "Pulses"

Steve Reich’s Music for 18 Musicians. The first section, “Pulses” is visualized above using custom Python scripts. Analysis of the music is provided by the Echo Nest API.

[audio:http://www.digischool.nl/ckv1/studiew/dubbelgangers/reich/reich.mp3|loader=0x9900ff]

See also, Song Visualizations with Echo Nest.

Mar 27, 2009

Category: Music

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3 Comments

  1. Wow. this is a really nice visualization! Do you have the script available?

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