Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

International Double Reed Society Conference 2014


ICAD 2014 Workshops/Tutorials 

ICAD workshops and tutorials provide in-depth opportunities for conference attendees to discuss
and explore important aspects of the field of auditory display with like-minded researchers and
practitioners. Workshop participation is open and cost-free for all conference attendees.

ICAD 2014 will offer four workshop/tutorial sessions on Sunday, June 22, 2014. Links for
additional information on each session are provided below.

Sonic Information Design: Framework, Approach, and Application

Afternoon: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Organizers: Myounghoon “Philart” Jeon, Bruce Walker, Stephen Barrass. Mikael Fernström

This workshop will explore and develop “design research” methods within the ICAD community.
Submission of position papers on the use of "research through design" and approaches that extend
design methods from other domains to sonic information design in advance of the workshop is invited.

Sonification for Sports and Performance

Half day: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Organizers: Oussama Metatla, Tony Stockman, and Doon MacDonald

This workshop focuses on the growing body of work on sonification for use in sports, exercise and
performance in drama, dance and related applications. Participants will have an opportunity to discuss their experiences, new findings, and applications in this area. Advance submissions are encouraged.

Collaborative Sonification Design to Sonify Scientific Data

Half day: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Organizer: Visda Goudarzi

This workshop introduces SysSon, a platform for systematic sonification of climate data and will feature a hands-on sonification hack session. Participants will work in interdisciplinary groups and present and compare sonification designs and results at the end of the workshop.

Citygram - Sound Workshop: Composing, Performing, and Creating Music via Spatio-Acoustic Big Data

Half day: 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Organizer: Tae Hong Park, Michael Musick, and Johnathan Turner 
                  Music and Audio Research Lab (MARL), New York University

Citygram is concerned with the capture, analysis, and understanding on non-occular spatio-temporal urban energies. This workshop will introduce participants through a combination of presentations and hands-on work to the Citygram project, infrastructure, API’s, software, and inherent compositional/sonification possibilities.

Click here for the Call for Workshops/Tutorial (.pdf download).