Continua: a resonator-feedback-cello duet for live coder and cellist

Eldridge, Alice and Kiefer, Chris (2016) Continua: a resonator-feedback-cello duet for live coder and cellist. xCoAx, Bergamo, Italy, 7-8 July 2016. Published in: Mario, Verdicchio, Alison, Clifford, André, Rangel and Miguel, Carvalhais, (eds.) xCoAx 2016: Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics and X. 398-401. xCoAx, Bergamo, Italy. ISSN 2183-9069 ISBN 978-989-746-094-4

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Abstract

Continua is a duet for cellist and live coder, each playing a hybrid instrument based on the Halldorophone, an electroacoustic instrument in which electromagnetically-controlled feedback can be induced independently on each string. The physical interface ostensibly affords a traditional gestural performance practice, but one that is substantially altered by the nonlinear, generative feedback processes; the electronic interface allows for remote digital intervention and performance via live-coding, but is augmented by the physical interface.

Item Type: Conference Proceedings
Keywords: NIME, Generative music, Expressive gesture, Improvisation, Performance
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Music
Research Centres and Groups: Sussex Humanities Lab
Subjects: M Music. Literature on music. Musical instruction and study > M Music > M0005 Instrumental music > M1350 Other ensembles
T Technology > T Technology (General)
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Depositing User: Alice Eldridge
Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2016 08:16
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2018 17:31
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/63360

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