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Film: Introduction to Variable 4

Fresh from the cutting room, this short documentary film explains the concepts and infrastructure behind Variable 4. With beautiful footage by filmmaker Drew Cox, and soundtracked by excerpts from the Snape Maltings installation, we hope it gives a much more illuminating overview than a description ever could.

Thanks also to the Creators Project, for recently featuring this video (and an interview) on the Creators Project Blog.

About Variable 4

Variable 4 is an outdoor sound installation that translates live weather conditions into an ever-changing piece of music, using weather sensors and custom software to generate and recombine thousands of musical fragments. Read more about the piece...