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2084 - Brave creative world: Creativity in the computer music curriculum

BOEHM, Carola (2009) 2084 - Brave creative world: Creativity in the computer music curriculum. In: International Computer Music Conference, August 2009, ICMA Montreal, August 16-21 2009, Montreal, Canada.

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This paper discusses examples for an 'explicit education' of different modes of creativity and different methodologies for initiating creative processes. The awareness of creative methodology is not only important for professionals in the creative arts (composers, performing artists and art practitioners) but also for developers of tools that support creative processes. This article considers the background and context of the more general issues of creativity in higher education and then moves on to how a hands-on workshop was developed specifically for computer music / music technology related degrees enabling experiential learning of a wide variety of creative methodology. It explores the pedagogical methodologies behind the workshop, the running of the workshop itself, providing examples of specific exercises.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: This is the Author's Accepted Manuscript of an Open Access, peer-reviewed conference paper.
Faculty: School of Creative Arts and Engineering > Humanities and Performing Arts
Depositing User: Carola BOEHM
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2017 13:32
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2018 13:21

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