Music and Human-Computer Interaction

Simon Holland; Katie Wilkie; Paul Mulholland

This agenda-setting book presents state of the art research in Music and Human-Computer Interaction (also known as 'Music Interaction'). Music Interaction research is at an exciting and formative stage. Topics discussed include interactive music systems, digital and virtual musical instruments, theories, methodologies and technologies for Music Interaction. Musical activities covered include composition, performance, improvisation, analysis, live coding, and collaborative music making. Innovative approaches to existing musical activities are explored, as well as tools that make new kinds of musical activity possible. Music and Human-Computer Interaction is stimulating reading for professionals and enthusiasts alike: researchers, musicians, interactive music system designers, music software developers, educators, and those seeking deeper involvement in music interaction. It presents the very latest research, discusses fundamental ideas, and identifies key issues and directions for future work.

Type of Publication: Book
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Springer
Pages: 302
URL: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Human-Computer-Interaction-Springer-Cultural-Computing/dp/144712989X/
TitleMusic and Human-Computer Interaction
Publication TypeBook
AuthorsHolland, S, Wilkie, K, Mulholland, P