Linux Laptop Orchestra (Instrumental Ensemble Music)

Course Number: 

MUS 3314 (1 credit) (CRN: 15398)

Instructor: 

Charles Nichols

Education Level: 
Undergraduate
Term: 
Spring-2014
Days: 
Tuesday
Thursday
Time: 

5 - 7 pm

Location: 
Description: 

MUS 3314 is a new music workshop, in which students, guided by a faculty composer, collaborate on new pieces for electroacoustic ensemble.  Each student will compose a structured improvisation, scored with a combination of traditional, graphic, and text notation, that L2Ork (Linux Laptop Orchestra) will perform, with Wii Remotes and Nunchuks, laptop computers, and dome speaker arrays.

http://www.icat.vt.edu/education/ensemblecourse