Introducing Composed Instruments: Technical and Musicological Implications

Abstract

In this paper, we develop the concept of “composed instruments”. We will look at this idea from two perspectives: the design of computer systems in the context of live performed music and musicological considerations. A historical context is developed. Examples will be drawn from recent compositions. Finally basic concepts from computer science will be examined for their relation ship to this concept.

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@inproceedings{Schnell2002IntroducingCI, title={Introducing Composed Instruments: Technical and Musicological Implications}, author={Norbert Schnell and Marc Battier}, booktitle={NIME}, year={2002} }