Body as instrument : performing with gestural systems in live electronic music /

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Bloomsbury Academic,, New York, United States, p.222 pages : (2022)

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(OCoLC)fst00907372, (OCoLC)fst00963494, (OCoLC)fst01004540, (OCoLC)fst01737344, Construction., Contrôleurs MIDI., Design and construction., Electronic musical instruments, Facture., fast, Gestes dans la musique., Gesture in music., Human-computer interaction., Instruments de musique électroniques, MIDI controllers., Motion detectors, Performance.


Includes bibliographical references and indexes.Introduction -- Part 1. Invisible Instruments. Gestural Systems for Musical Performance ; Design Approaches -- Part 2. Performer Approaches. Laetitia Sonami ; Atau Tanaka ; Vocal and Breath-based Gestural Systems ; Pamela Z ; Julie Wilson-Bokowiec ; Lauren Sarah Hayes ; Bent Leather Band ; Design Reflections ; Mark Coniglio ; Garth Paine ; Intangible Spaces -- Part 3. Synergy and Transformation. Expanding Agency ; Reimagining Identity."Presents a range of design approaches for developing motion-controlled digital musical instruments that reflect performer perspectives and felt experience"--