Composing for the interactive medium

Taylor, Robyn, Schofield, Guy, Shearer, John , Boulanger, Pierre, Wallace, Jayne, Wright, Peter and Olivier, Patrick (2011) Composing for the interactive medium. In: 13th International Conference on Virtual Reality, Laval, 6-8 April 2011, Laval, France.

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We present a discussion of the role of the composer when developing content for the composer when developing content for the interactive, participatory medium. We describe compositional tensions which emerged during the creation and enactment of our interactive performance, humanaquarium, and discuss how the intertwined nature of interactive and aesthetic concerns inspired our creative innovation in the composition process.

Keywords:Participatory performance, interactive art, composition, musicianship, Experience-centered design
Subjects:G Mathematical and Computer Sciences > G440 Human-computer Interaction
W Creative Arts and Design > W280 Interactive and Electronic Design
Divisions:College of Science > School of Computer Science
ID Code:15376
Deposited On:09 Oct 2014 22:40

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