how to use the pattern generator


start
click here.

You will first see an overview of the states at which patterns start and end.
state_from_to

By clicking on the link right of the states, you arrive at the patterns.
from_to_patterns

By clicking on an state, you arrive in the overview of states at the selected start state

If begin and and states are the same, the permutation of the colours is indicated for the pattern. In the example below, the blue and green ball take each other’s orbit, while red and black are repeated.
pattern_blue_green_exchanged

To change the patterns
You may change the number of balls, maximal flight time, and the time between throws for each hand.
In the address bar, modify http://www.jacos.nl/jongleren/polyrhythm/generator_with_summary.php?balls=4&max=5&cycles=2,3