Hughes, Stephen, Cannon, Cormac, Ó Modhráin, Síle

2004

Epipe : A Novel Electronic Woodwind Controller

In Proceedings of the 2004 International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-04). Hamamatsu, Japan: 199-200.

URL: http://hct.ece.ubc.ca/nime/2004/NIME04/paper/NIME04_4A02.pdf

Language(s): English

Keyword(s):

Electroacoustic Devices Electroacoustic Instruments

Abstract:

In this brief paper, the authors discuss some of the (predominantly technical) issues encountered during the design of the first two fully operational prototypes of the Epipe - an electronic woodwind controller modelled on the Irish Uilleann Pipes.

Related article: EpipE: Exploration of the Uilleann Pipes as a Potential Controller for Computer-based Music. In Proceedings of the 2003 International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-03). Montréal, Québec: McGill University: 3-8.