Creation of a real-time granular synthesis instrument for live performance
Opie, Timothy Tristram (2003) Creation of a real-time granular synthesis instrument for live performance. .
This thesis explores how granular synthesis can be used in live performances. The early explorations of granular synthesis are first investigated, leading up to modern trends of electronic performance involving granular synthesis. Using this background it sets about to create a granular synthesis instrument that can be used for live performances in a range of different settings, from a computer quartet, to a flute duet. The instrument, an electronic fish called the poseidon, is documented from the creation and preparation stages right through to performance.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Keywords:||Granular synthesis, music, instruments, real-time, performance|
|Department:||Faculty of Creative Industries|
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright Timothy Tristram Opie|
|Deposited On:||03 Dec 2008 13:51|
|Last Modified:||29 Oct 2011 05:39|
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