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Ptime : Pattern : AbstractFunction : Object

returns time in beats from moment of embedding in stream
Source: Patterns.sc

Class Methods

Inherited class methods

Undocumented class methods

Ptime.new(repeats: inf)

Instance Methods

Inherited instance methods

Undocumented instance methods

.embedInStream(inval)

.repeats

.repeats = value

Examples

(
a = Ptime.new;
x = a.asStream;
)

x.next;
x.next;
x.next;

// post time in a playing event stream
(
Pbind(
    \pfunc, Ptime.new.trace,
    \dur, Pseries(0.5, 0.5, 5)
).play;
)


// change degree independant of number of events that have been playing

(
var a, b;
a = Pbind(
    \degree, Pswitch(#[0, 2b, 3], Ptime(8).round(2) / 2),
    \dur, Prand(#[0.2, 0.5, 1.1, 0.25, 0.15], inf)
);
b = Pbind(
    \degree, Pseq(#[0, 2b, 3], 1),
    \dur, 2,
    \ctranspose, -7
);
Pseq([Event.silent(1.25), Ppar([a, b])], inf).play;
)


// test tempo changes

(
var a, b;
a = Pbind(
    \degree, Pswitch(#[0, 2b, 3], Ptime(8).round(2) / 2),
    \dur, Prand(#[0.2, 0.5, 1.1, 0.25, 0.15], 9)
);
b = Pbind(
    \degree, Pseq(#[0, 2b, 3], 1),
    \dur, 2,
    \ctranspose, -7
);
Pn(
    Pfset({ ~tempo = #[1, 2, 4].choose.postln },
        Pseq([
            Event.silent(1.25),
            Ppar([a, b])
        ])
    )
).play
)