Example Gestural Controllers
The following videos are loosely grouped according to Eduardo Miranda and Marcelo Wanderley, "New Digital Musical Instruments: Control and Interaction Beyond the Keyboard," A-R Editions, 2006.
For some historical perspectives, look up the father of computer music or google some older electronic instruments such as the Theremin, the Ondes Martenot, the Trautonium, or the Electronic Sackbut.
- Augmented Instruments
- Instrument-Inspired Controllers
- Motivated by Rich Metaphors
- Multiple Performers
- Robotic/haptic musical instruments
- Commercial controllers
Note: Links to videos were put here by Edgar Berdahl and Michael Gurevich.