Lost and found: the mincer

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dc.contributor.author Richards, John
dc.date.accessioned 2008-08-15T12:22:50Z
dc.date.available 2008-08-15T12:22:50Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.citation Richards, J. (2008) Lost and found: The mincer. Leonardo electronic almanac, 15 (11-12). [WWW] Available from: http://leoalmanac.org/journal/Vol_15/lea_v15_n11_12/JRichards.asp en
dc.identifier.issn 1071-4391
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2086/147
dc.identifier.uri http://leoalmanac.org/journal/Vol_15/lea_v15_n11_12/JRichards.asp
dc.description.abstract This paper discusses the author’s Mincer: an ‘evolved’ sound generating object of which the mechanical properties and physical material of a meat mincer (grinder) are exploited. Through looking at the Mincer in detail, the author suggests a number of characteristics of the device that reflect current trends within the field of live electronics. This includes working with and appropriating found objects, do-it-yourself (DIY) electronics, bricolage, an emphasis on physical gesture, and sound generating systems celebrating super-hybridity. en
dc.language English Eng
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher © Leonardo/ISAST. en
dc.subject found art en
dc.subject live electronics en
dc.subject musical interface en
dc.subject diy en
dc.subject bricolage en
dc.subject appropriation en
dc.subject gesture en
dc.subject feedback en
dc.subject UoA 67 Music
dc.subject RAE 2008
dc.title Lost and found: the mincer en
dc.type Article en
dc.researchgroup Music, Technology and Innovation Research Centre

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