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  • Haugen, Mari Romarheim; Danielsen, Anne (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Previous studies have revealed uneven duration patterns at the sixteenth note level of samba. In the present study, we investigated the influence of tempo on such sixteenth-note patterns in a performed samba groove.The ...
  • Schoonderwaldt, Erwin; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    We report on a performance study of a French-Canadian fiddler. The fiddling tradition forms an interesting contrast to classical violin performance in several ways. Distinguishing features include special elements in the ...
  • Aminihajibashi, Samira; Hagen, Thomas; Andreassen, Ole Andreas; Laeng, Bruno; Espeseth, Thomas (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Previous studies on individual differences in pupil size of healthy individuals and their relation to performance have been inconclusive. Using a novel approach, we tested the effect of general cognitive abilities and level ...
  • Danielsen, Anne; Waadeland, Carl Haakon; Sundt, Henrik G.; Witek, Maria (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    This paper reports on an experiment investigating the expressive means with which performers of groove-based musics signal the intended timing of a rhythmic event. Ten expert drummers were instructed to perform a rock ...
  • Alarcón Diaz, Ximena; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    INTIMAL is a physical-virtual system for relational listening, exploring the role of the body as interface that keeps memory of place in migratory contexts. The system is developed to integrate the body movements of ...
  • Chandra, Arjun; Nymoen, Kristian; Voldsund, Arve; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum; Glette, Kyrre Harald; Tørresen, Jim (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    The paper presents the interactive music system SoloJam, which allows a group of participants with little or no musical training to effectively play together in a ``band-like'' setting. It allows the participants to take ...
  • Watne, Åshild; Nymoen, Kristian (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Entrepreneurship in Higher Music Education in Norway. Recently, in Norway, entrepreneurship in higher education has received increased attention. Research projects in Norwegian universities and university colleges initiated ...
  • Nielsen, Nanette (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2013)
    Ernst Krenek’s opera Jonny spielt auf (1927) was, according to the composer, concerned with ‘the problem of freedom’. But in what ways did it grapple with this problem? This article offers a new interpretation of Krenek’s ...
  • Kelkar, Tejaswinee; Roy, Udit; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Melodic contour, the ‘shape’ of a melody, is a common way to visualize and remember a musical piece. The purpose of this paper is to explore the building blocks of a future ‘gesture-based’ melody retrieval system. We present ...
  • Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Motiongrams are visual representations of human motion, generated from regular video recordings. This paper evaluates how different video features may influence the generated motiongram: inversion, colour, filtering, ...
  • Haugen, Mari Romarheim; Nymoen, Kristian (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2015)
    Recording music-related motions in ecological valid situa- tions can be challenging. We investigate the performance of three devices providing 3D acceleration data, namely Axivity AX3, iPhone 4s and a Wii controller tracking ...
  • Haugen, Mari Romarheim; Nymoen, Kristian (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Recording music-related motions in ecologically valid situations can be challenging. We investigate the performance of three devices providing 3D acceleration data, namely Axivity AX3, iPhone 4s and a Wii controller tracking ...
  • Jensenius, Alexander Refsum; Innervik, Kjell Tore; Frounberg, Ivar (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2010)
    We report on a study of perceptual and acoustic features related to the placement of microphones around a custom made glass instrument. Different microphone setups were tested: above, inside and outside the instrument and ...
  • Høffding, Simon; Schiavio, Andrea (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    In this paper, we advance the thesis that music-making can be advantageously understood as an exploratory phenomenon. While music-making is certainly about aesthetic expression, from a phenomenological, cognitive, and even ...
  • Kelkar, Tejaswinee; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Pitch and spatial height are often associated when describing music. In this paper we present results from a sound tracing study in which we investigate such sound–motion relationships. The subjects were asked to move as ...
  • Jensenius, Alexander Refsum; Bjerkestrand, Kari Anne Vadstensvik (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2011)
    We present the results of a pilot study on how micromovements may be used in an interactive dance/music performance. Micromovements are subtle body movements that cannot be easily seen by the human eye. Using an infrared ...
  • Godøy, Rolf Inge; Haga, Egil; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2006)
    This is an exploration of listeners association of gestures with musical sounds. The subjects listen to sounds that have been chosen for various salient features, and the tracing movements made by the subjects are recorded ...
  • Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Chapter / Bokkapittel / SubmittedVersion, 2017)
    As living human beings we are constantly in motion. Even when we try to stand absolutely still, our breathing, pulse and postural adjustments lead to motion at the micro-level. Such micromotion is small, but it is still ...
  • Erdem, Cagri; Lan, Qichao; Jensenius, Alexander Refsum (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    We investigated how the action–sound relationships found in electric guitar performance can be used in the design of new instruments. Thirty-one trained guitarists performed a set of basic sound-producing actions (impulsive, ...
  • Jensenius, Alexander Refsum; Gonzalez Sanchez, Victor Evaristo; Zelechowska, Agata; Bjerkestrand, Kari Anne Vadstensvik (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    This paper explores sonic microinteraction using muscle sensing through the Myo armband. The first part presents results from a small series of experiments aimed at finding the baseline micromotion and muscle activation ...