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Thursday, October 26 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Form vs Function: Considerations of Modern Instrument Design

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As electronic instruments become increasingly more powerful, user interface and user experience design become essential elements it the development of new instruments. In this session, we'll explore some of the strategies used in modern instrument design taking into consideration the availability and layout of physical controls, how they are mapped, as well as new approaches to performance control such as MIDI Polyphonic Expression (MPE).

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Michael Bierylo

Chair Emeritus, Electronic Production and Design, Berklee College of Music
Michael Bierylo Michael Bierylo is an electronic musician based in Boston Massachusetts. He is Chair Emeritus of the Electronic Production and Design Department at Berklee College of Music where he led the development of Berklee’s Electronic Digital Instrument Program, the Electronic... Read More →

Peter Brown

Roland Corporation USA

Thursday October 26, 2023 9:00am - 10:00am EDT