Pietro Casella

Maria C Mizzoni1
Piero Barbanti1
Valerio Orlandi1
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This paper describes MAgentA (Musical Agent Architecture), which is an Agent that automatically composes background music in real time using the emotional state of the environment within which it is embedded. Its goal is to generate a " film-like music " output for a virtual environment emphasizing the dramatic aspects of such environment. The approach(More)
An efficient use of background music is a very powerful tool to achieve high levels of immersion and to induce moods within interactive settings. Although this property is clear, the way in which action and music should be connected, so as to have such an efficient emotion delivery tool, is still to be fully understood. An action-music mediation framework(More)
  • Luisa Fofi, Valerio Orlandi, Nicola Vanacore, Maria C Mizzoni, Alba Rosa, Cinzia Aurilia +3 others
  • 2015
As many as 14-21 million people worldwide (0.3-0.5% of the population, aged 15-65 years) use cocaine [1]. In Europe, cocaine consumption has shown a 2-to 3-fold increase during the last 2 decades [2,3]; in Italy, lifetime cocaine experience among adults corresponds to 6.6% [4]. Cocaine use and headache share some common characteristics: present heavy global(More)
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