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HELO: The Laptop Ensemble as an Incubator for Individual Laptop Performance Practices

Hewitt, Scott, Tremblay, Pierre Alexandre, Freeman, Samuel and Booth, Graham (2010) HELO: The Laptop Ensemble as an Incubator for Individual Laptop Performance Practices. In: Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference. ICMA, New York, pp. 304-307.

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                  In this paper we seek to outline the methodology and philosophy of the Huddersfield Experimental Laptop Orchestra (HELO). Placing the ensemble in context of similar work, we discuss the Do-It Yourself (DIY) laptop instrument design paradigm, and the incubatory benefits that arise from participant-centered approach to ensemble rehearsal and performance.

                  Item Type: Book Chapter
                  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
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                  Depositing User: Pierre Alexandre Tremblay
                  Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2010 09:34
                  Last Modified: 09 Aug 2012 17:12

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