Szymon Kaliski


experiment in building music compositions with graphs

Nodation is an experimental take on creating music using graphs. It was created during my residency at Fabrica in Fabruary 2014.

Nodation uses graphs as a basis of musical notation. Node distance from center is translated to pitch and connecting nodes creates melodies:

Project was created using node.js and mongodb for simple server (saving and loading of graphs), and Pex for frontend.

Live version is running on heroku:, and code is open sourced: