Ulyate, Ryan, Bianciardi, David

2002

The Interactive Dance Club: Avoiding Chaos in a Multi-Participant Environment

Computer Music Journal: Vol. 26, no. 3. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press: 40-49.
Also published in: Proceedings of the 2001 Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-01). Seattle, WA.

URL: http://www.mitpressjournals.org/loi/comj

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Interactivity Controller Data Tracking Interface Interactive Instruments Audio-vision Multimedia

Abstract:

This article presents the background, design goals and features of The Interactive Dance Club, a multi-participant interactive venue with real-time computer graphics lighting and video that is synchronised to dance music. A venue where people could have the opportunity to become players in a large, interconnected, interactive musical and visual environment.