The Electronic Tabla Controller

Kapur, Ajay and Essl, Georg and Davidson, Philip L. and Cook, Perry R.

Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression

This paper describes the design of an electronic Tabla controller. The E-Tabla controls both sound and graphics simultaneously. It allows for a variety of traditional Tabla strokes and new performance techniques. Graphical feedback allows for artistical display and pedagogical feedback.