Search:
Computing and Library Services - delivering an inspiring information environment

Interconnecting forms of expressivity as a compositional process: the evolution of an interactive practice with specific reference to the Bodycoder System. Mark A

Bokowiec, Mark (2011) Interconnecting forms of expressivity as a compositional process: the evolution of an interactive practice with specific reference to the Bodycoder System. Mark A. Doctoral thesis, University of Huddersfield.

[img]
Preview
PDF - Accepted Version
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives.

Download (145MB) | Preview

    Abstract

    The main focus of this commentary is the examination of the Vox Circuit Trilogy (2007) consisting of The Suicided Voice (2003/2007), Hand-to-Mouth (2007) and Etch (2007). The innovative use of interactive technologies and the architecture of the Bodycoder System in terms of its software, hardware and human-computer interface will be examined.

    Kinaesonics will be discussed in relation to the coding of real-time one-to-one mapping of sound to gesture and its expression in terms of hardware and software design. The compositional processes will be discussed, in particular: the use of performance simulations, workshop collaboration with the performer and the
    negotiation of creation, composition and performance in the final work. Rehearsal
    processes will be examined with particular reference to The Suicided Voice. The notion of expressivity will be interrogated and how four principle forms of expressivity are interconnected, modelled and realized to generate a totally integrated performance modality.

    Item Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
    Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > M Music
    M Music and Books on Music > MT Musical instruction and study
    Schools: School of Music, Humanities and Media
    Depositing User: Lauren Hollingworth
    Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2011 15:25
    Last Modified: 19 Jul 2011 15:25
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/10990

    Document Downloads

    Downloader Countries

    More statistics for this item...

    Item control for Repository Staff only:

    View Item

    University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH Copyright and Disclaimer All rights reserved ©