triumph without euphoria is a research on the possibilities of making the physical hardware of the computer a complete musical instrument. Which you could learn to play like you would learn to play the guitar or piano. Without the use of "push this button for hit song"-software a workspace was made where a story is told about the background of our art, images and music. That what is filtered everyday, all the time by the things that are hold in front of our eyes. A bridge between delicacy and destruction build with the anatomic/granular techniques of microsound, combined with the raw digital product of glitches, bugs, errors, crashes, clipping and background noise.