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Alternative Musical Notation System for Sound Produced by Impact Between Shoe and Surface

Updated: Oct 31, 2019

Class: Introduction to Musical Composition (21M.065)

Term: Fall 2019

A graphic representation of the notations in a system for sounds produced between a shoe and a surface. The different aspects of musical structure (the high/low frequency spectrum, noise/pitch spectrum, and temporal organization, loudness, etc.) are described.

Below: Notation system and composition for three performers, each performing with one foot.

Below: Notation system and composition for one performer performing with two feet.