Gestural Control of Music Using the Vicon 8 Motion Capture System

  title={Gestural Control of Music Using the Vicon 8 Motion Capture System},
  author={Christopher Dobrian and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Bevilacqua},
This article reports on a project that uses unfettered gestural motion for expressive musical purposes. The project involves the development of, and experimentation with, software to receive data from a Vicon motion capture system, and to translate and map that data into data for the control of music and other media such as lighting. In addition to the commercially standard MIDI—which allows direct control of external synthesizers, processors, and other devices—other mappings are used for… CONTINUE READING
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