The Technophobe and the Madman: An Internet2 Distributed Musical

Robert Rowe, Neil Rolnick

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This paper reports on the composition, technology, and performance of The Technophobe and the Madman, a collaborative work commissioned by the New York State Council on the Arts and performed simultaneously at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and New York University over an Internet2 connection. The report is framed by a discussion of some issues surrounding distributed performance and concludes with documentation of the work and a consideration of its lessons for interactive multimedia using Internet2.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalInternational Computer Music Conference, ICMC Proceedings
StatePublished - 2004
Event30th International Computer Music Conference, ICMC 2004 - Miami, United States
Duration: Nov 1 2004Nov 6 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Music
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Media Technology


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