After years (?) of silence, there is another #SuperCollider symposium next year at Wesleyan: http://supercollider.wesleyan.edu/
The info is that James McCartney will be talking about his new language project which "draws on ideas from APL", code is compiled and stored in database (why that sounds familiar LOL?), but no pre-compiled UGens but live DSP code. Exciting!
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more