Augmenting the Cello

TitleAugmenting the Cello
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsFreed, Adrian, Uitti Frances-Marie, Wessel David, and Zbyszynski Michael
Refereed DesignationRefereed
Conference NameNew Interfaces for Musical Expression
Conference LocationParis, France
Abstract Software and hardware enhancements to an electric 6-string cello are described with a focus on a new mechanical tuning device, a novel rotary sensor for bow interaction and control strategies to leverage a suite of polyphonic sound processing effects.