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Tom Gillis
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Source Code for the First Piece I Ever Wrote in SuperCollider
This is presented more as an example of how not to write music in SuperCollider - it was within the first week or 2 of me trying things out. The piece is a drone piece based on an instrument that plays a set of overtones of a base frequency, and slowly bend...

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Snowday
Snowday by Backtrace This was an album I originally wrote in January 2000. The first sketches came together during a day off work (from excessive snow, naturally). This was one of the first things that I wrote in Buzz that felt like I was getting a handle...

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Chicago Boss: an Erlang Web Framework
This looks really exciting. The goal of the project is to cut operations cost of web apps by 90% through better processor and memory utilization.

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"Decoherence" Music Video
Decoherence from backtrace music on Vimeo . I've started making some music videos to go with the tracks from Pythagorean Clouds and a few other pieces.  I got a new computer last week with a GPU card which, combined with the new OpenCL rendering in the new ...

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Circles and Euclidian Rhythms
Circles and Euclidean Rhythms: Off the Grid, a Few Music Makers That Go Round and Round Imagine an alternate universe in which Raymond Scott’s circle machine – a great, mechanical disc capable of sequencing sounds – became the dominant paradigm. We might ha...

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