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Sculpture Inspired Musical Composition

One Possible Approach

Authors: Francisco Braga, H. Sofia Pinto

Published in: Artificial Intelligence in Music, Sound, Art and Design

Publisher: Springer International Publishing

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Abstract

In this paper, we present an inspirational system that takes a 3D model of a sculpture as starting point to compose music. It is considered that cross-domain mapping can be an approach to model inspiration. Our approach does not consider the interpretation of the sculpture but rather looks at it abstractly. The results were promising: the majority of the participants gave a classification of 4 out of 5 to the preferred interpretations of the compositions and related them to the respective sculpture. This is a step to a possible model for inspiration.
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Metadata
Title
Sculpture Inspired Musical Composition
Authors
Francisco Braga
H. Sofia Pinto
Copyright Year
2021
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-72914-1_1