With the advent of computers, it has never been easier to create music. Connect a midi instrument to a computer, open your preferred digital audio workstation (DAW), and transform a “little idea” into a popular song, easily shared through a computer file.

From a technical point of view, this session does not directly generate music, but creates data, which if interpreted as sounds creates a musical work.

But what if we generated something other than sound with this data? For example, what if we generated images!

This is the question that led the creation of this project.

Midi painting is my attempt to let the music draw itself and expand on this medium of expression. All of the visuals below have been generated using data from this track :