welcome to hypnosapien.com

hypno|sapien is patrick petro, a sound artist producing improvisational electronic music in bloomington indiana


monome 256 and zendrum zap improv

this is some improv with ableton live 7, molar vsti, and ni battery 3

i've come to call this one "unagi":

new zendrum zap videos

here are some new videos demonstrating the playability and sensitivity of the zendrum zap:

more videos:


new othership video

othership is a project in collaboration with mark kunoff (manic audio kinetics)

here's our first video of an improv jam:

hypno on cdm - zendrum zap

my video demonstration of the new zendrum zap (which i had the pleasure of working with zendrum creator david haney to design) was featured on createdigitalmusic.com

here's a link to the cdm post:

cdm-let your fingers do the drumming

and here's the video: