The Art of Engaging: Implications for computer music systems

Brown, Andrew R. (1996) The Art of Engaging: Implications for computer music systems. In Brown, Andrew R. (Ed.) Australian Computer Music Conference, July 12-14 1996, Brisbane, Australia.


The art of engaging with computer music systems is multifaceted. This paper will provide an overview of the issues of interface between musician and computer, cognitive aspects of engagement as involvement, and metaphysical understandings of engagement as proximity. Finally, this paper will examine implications for the design of computer music systems when these issues are taken into account.

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ID Code: 13016
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: engagement, music, creativity, philosophy
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Musicology and Ethnomusicology (190409)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1996 Andrew R. Brown
Deposited On: 17 Mar 2008 00:00
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2011 05:44

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