Becker, Barbara, Eckel, Gerhard


On the Use of Computer Systems in Contemporary Composition

In Proceedings of the 1996 International Computer Music Conference - Hong Kong. San Francisco, CA: ICMA: 118-120.


Language(s): English


Computing Electroacoustic Devices Electroacoustic Instruments


In this brief paper, the authors discuss the motivations, initial hypotheses, goals, methods and results of a two-year research project concerning the use of technological tools in the compositional process. They also present design suggestions for computer music tools based on the perspectives offered by the results of the research.