Gaye, Lalya, Holmquist, Lars Erik

2004

In Duet with Everyday Urban Settings: A User Study of Sonic City

In Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-04). Hamamatsu, Japan: 161-164.

URL: http://hct.ece.ubc.ca/nime/2004/NIME04/paper/NIME04_3C02.pdf

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Electroacoustic Devices Electroacoustic Instruments

Abstract:

In this paper, the authors present the results of a short-term user study of the Sonic City device - a wearable, context-aware device that enables users to create electronic music in real time by walking through and interacting with the urban environment.

Related article: Sonic City: The Urban Environment as a Musical Interface. In Proceedings of the 2003 International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-03). Montréal, Québec: McGill University: 109-115.