Are you familiar with the norns studies?

It is a collection of resources designed as an introduction to programming and editing the various layers of norns.

All of the things you mention sound plausible, the last part about adding a global filter would be the kind of thing handled by a mod which you can read about here.


Thanks that is definitely on the long-term to do list… right now I have two young children and when I have the time, I usually choose to make music. Good to know it is theoretically possible at least and I have (more) learning and projects to look forward to in the future.