R. Esler (Thinking about…)

I am:

  • a musician
  • a percussionist
  • a sound designer
  • a teacher
  • a computer programmer and artist
  • able to be contacted at: robertesler [at] robertesler [dot] com

I make:

I collaborate with:

I work:

I study:

  • human music interaction
  • generative music design
  • computer music and computer science
  • sound design
  • indigenous music of the Philippines
  • phenomenology of performance

I code:

  • C/C++
  • Java
  • C# (mainly for Unity) see Pd4Unity
  • Obj-C or Swift (Only when I have to)
  • HTML/CSS/Javascript and some PHP
  • Python (When left with no other choice, like with ML libs)
  • Pd4P3, my audio library for Processing (Java)
  • Pd++, my pure data (Pd) based C++ library
  • pd-cordova, my cordova plugin for libpd

I love:

  • games and game audio/music
  • teaching motivated students
  • making new forms of art
  • new ideas, new cultures, and new people
  • my wife and kids