An Evolving Vision of Sound: An Intuitive User Interface for Creative Control of Complex Musical Objects

  • P. J. Comerford
  • L. K. Comerford


This chapter describes the evolution of a user interface for sound control of a complex synthesis system such as Bradford Enhanced Synthesis Technology (BEST). It examines the issues involved in providing sound control tools which allow for creativity while managing a massive body of data. The differences between the technical possibilities and the real needs of the user are highlighted, and practical solutions arrived at are detailed.


Interface Development Frequency Profile Evolve Vision Intuitive User Interface Direct Sound 
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  • L. K. Comerford

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