Welcome to the home page for Scott Eric Petersen, composer, coder, computer improvisor, electronic musician, and Yale University Lecturer. Here you will find Scott's music, experiments, and thoughts on everything from sound to Linux configurations. If you want to be alerted when a new article or piece are published here, please click the Subscribe tab and enter your email address.
Something has been bothering me for some time since moving to PipeWire on my Linux boxes, and that is the way multichannel audio devices are handled. As we all know (and loath), Linux audio is complicated and terrible, but the upshot is that it gives us a lot of control and the possibility of extremely low latency — critical to realtime audio recording, processing, programming, etc.Read More
Imaging a University lab is fun and profitable! Learn how!Read More