Bristol Interaction Group


Revealing the mechanisms of digital musical instruments


Rouages is a mixed reality 3D visualization system that reveals the mechanisms of digital musical instrument by:

  • -amplifiying musicians gestures with virtual sensors extensions
  • -representing the behaviour of sound processes that compose the instrument
  • -showing the impact of musicians’ gestures on sound processes with dynamic virtual links


Rouages: Revealing the mechanisms of Digital Musical Instruments to the Audience pdf
Florent Berthaut, Mark Marshall, Sriram Subramanian, Martin Hachet
in Proceedings of NIME 2013