Artifact Details

Title

Mockingbird -- A Musician's Amanuensis, lecture by Severo Ornstein and John Maxwell

Catalog Number

102695167

Type

Moving Image

Credits

Ornstein, Severo; Maxwell, John

Publisher

Xerox PARC

Place of Publication

Palo Alto, CA, US

Duration

00:31:00

Format

DVCAM

Description

An extended demonstration of the capabilities of the composition software Mockingbird, created at Xerox PARC for the Xerox Dorado computer system. The system is demonstrated by John Maxwell and Severo Ornstein, the creators of the system. Among the features demonstrated are entry of musical scores through a modified electronic keyboard, display of the score on the screen, modification of the score using a mouse and keyboard, and demonstration of the output.

Category

Lecture