Where Did It All Go Wrong ? A Model of Error From the Spectator’s Perspective

Fyans, A. Cavan and Gurevich, Michael and Stapleton, Paul

Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression

The development of new interfaces for musical expressionhas created a need to study how spectators comprehend newperformance technologies and practices. As part of a largerproject examining how interactions with technology can becommunicated with the spectator, we relate our model ofspectator understanding of error to the NIME discourse surrounding transparency, mapping, skill and success.