XronoMorph: Investigating Paths Through Rhythmic Space

  • Andrew J. MilneEmail author
Part of the Springer Series on Cultural Computing book series (SSCC)


XronoMorph is a musical loop generator that opens up two huge spaces of unusual and interesting polyphonic rhythms: perfectly balanced rhythms and well-formed rhythms. These are rhythms that would often be hard to create in alternative software applications or with traditional musical notation. In this chapter, I explain the algorithmic principles used to generate the loops and how these principles have been parameterized and visualized to facilitate the exploration of paths within these two rhythmic spaces.



Dr. Andrew Milne is the recipient of an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Award (project number DE170100353) funded by the Australian Government.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and DevelopmentWestern Sydney UniversityPenrithAustralia

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