Jordą, Sergi


Improvising With Computers: A Personal Survey (1989-2001)

Journal of New Music Research: Vol. 31, No. 1. Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger: 1-10.


Language(s): English


MIDI Electroacoustic Instruments Interactivity Live Electronics Real-time Computer Music


In this article, the author addresses certain issues concerning musical improvisation with computers, and interactive music systems. He draws on his own experiences as a performer, software designer, composer and educator, with particular reference to several interactive music systems of his own design, including the FMOL (F@ust music on-line) system and its current (2001) manifestation.

All references of the same author:


Jordą, Sergi (1999). Faust Music On Line: (FMOL) An Approach to Real-Time Collective Composition on the Internet
Jordą, Sergi (2001a). New Musical Interfaces and New Music-making Paradigms
Jordą, Sergi (2001b). Improvising with Computer: A Personal Survey (1989-2001)
Jordą, Sergi (2002a). FMOL: Toward User-Friendly, Sophisticated New Musical Instruments
Jordą, Sergi (2003). Sonigraphical Instruments: From FMOL to the reacTable
Jordą, Sergi (2004). Digital Instruments and Players: Part I - Efficiency and Apprenticeship
Jordą, Sergi (2005). Multi-user Instruments: Models, Examples and Promises
JORDĄ, Sergi (2005). Digital Lutherie: Crafting musical computers for new musics' performance and improvisation