%0 Conference Paper %B New Interfaces for Musical Expression %D 2011 %T Composability for Musical Gesture Signal Processing using new OSC-based Object and Functional Programming Extensions to Max/MSP %A Freed, Adrian %A MacCallum, John %A Schmeder, Andrew %C Oslo, Norway %I NIME %K Composability %K Delegation %K Functional Programming %K Gesture %K Max/MSP %K Object Oriented %K Programming %X An effective programming style for gesture signal processing is described using a new library that brings efficient run-time polymorphism, functional and instance-based object-oriented programming to Max/MSP. By introducing better support for generic programming and composability Max/MSP becomes a more productive environment for managing the growing scale and complexity of gesture sensing systems for musical instruments and interactive installations. %8 30/05/2011