Young, Diana, Fujinaga, Ichiro

2004

AoBachi: A New Interface for Japanese Drumming

In Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-04). Hamamatsu, Japan: 23-26.

URL: http://hct.ece.ubc.ca/nime/2004/NIME04/paper/NIME04_1B02.pdf

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Electroacoustic Devices Electroacoustic Instruments

Abstract:

In this paper, the authors present a prototype, wireless (Bluetooth®) musical controller interface for Japanese drumming techniques and styles. The sensor system is embedded in two drumming sticks and facilitates gesture tracking of elements related to traditional form, appearance, and feel.