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Benoît and the Mandelbrots: the Live Coding Band from Karlsruhe
The laptop band “Benoît and the Mandelbrots” from Karlsruhe is dedicated to “live coding”, where sounds and structures are programmed live. This portrait illuminates the multifaceted activities of its musicians, from composing music for silent films to club gigs as well as their use of improvisation and the programming language “SuperCollider”. Furthermore, the development and aesthetic ideas behind live coding are sketched out.