An SQL-Based Control System for Live Electronics
F. Canavese, F. Giomi, D. Meacci and K. Schwoon
Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC 2005), Barcelona, Spain - pp. 753-756.
Managing control data in live electronic systems can be very complex. Ideally, in a rehearsal situation the performers should be able to focus on the musically relevant problems and make significant changes to the structure of musical events in an immediate way. To obtain this kind of flexibility, a performance system has been developed at Tempo Reale which makes traditional live electronic instruments interact with a relational database, implemented using Structured Query Language (SQL). [...]