ixi lang: a SuperCollider parasite for live coding

Magnusson, Thor (2011) ixi lang: a SuperCollider parasite for live coding In: Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference, University of Huddersfield, UK, 31 July - 5 August, 2011.

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This demo paper describes the rationale and design of the ixi lang, a live coding language built on top of SuperCollider. The paper explains why SuperCollider is used for this task, and reports on a survey conducted with users of the language. It concludes that simple and constrained systems can be useful in specific musical contexts, in particular when sketching or improvising, but that such systems can be limiting in the long run.

Item Type: Contribution to conference proceedings in the public domain ( Full Paper)
Subjects: W000 Creative Arts and Design > W300 Music
J000 Technologies > J900 Technology not classified elsewhere > J930 Audio Technology
W000 Creative Arts and Design > W200 Design > W280 Interactive and Electronic Design
Faculties: Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Arts > School of Arts and Media
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Depositing User: Thor Magnusson
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2012 12:11
Last Modified: 21 May 2014 11:01
URI: http://eprints.brighton.ac.uk/id/eprint/10109

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