Monalisa : "See the Sound , Hear the Image"

Jo, Kazuhiro and Nagano, Norihisa

Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression

Monalisa is a software platform that enables to "see the sound, hear the image". It consists of three software: Monalisa Application, Monalisa-Audio Unit, and Monalisa-Image Unit, and an installation: Monalisa "shadow of the sound". In this paper, we describe the implementation of each software and installation with the explanation of the basic algorithms to treat the image data and the sound data transparently.