articles/book chapters


“Image, Text, and Audio Inversions, Conversions, and Contortions in epiglottis” (Journal of the Japanese Society for Sonic Arts, Vol. 8 No. 2, October 2016, 1-6) 

Book chapter: Misdariis, N. and Sigman, A., “Innovative Sound Design of Car Alarms: A Case Study of the Interrelation between Information Needs and Musical Creativity” (Trends in Music Information Seeking, Behavior, and Retrieval for Creativity [IGI Global, June 2016: 168-204])

“Strategies against Mimesis: Frenetic Audiovisual Interaction Approaches in Future Creatures” (Journal of the Japanese Society for Sonic Arts, Vol 7 No. 2, 19-22) (http://data.jssa.info/paper/2015v07n02/4.Sigman.pdf)

Sigman A. and Misdariis, N., "alarm/will/sound:  Car Alarm Sound Perception Experiments and Acoustic Modeling Report" (JSSA Journal, Vol. 6, No. 2, September 2014, 5-12) (http://www.jssa.info/doku.php/journal021)

Sigman A. and Misdariis, N., "alarm/will/sound: Perception, Characterization, Acoustic Modeling, and Design of Modified Car Alarms" ( Proceedings of ICMC-SMC 2014, Athens, Greece, September 2014, 893-900)

Sigman A., Misdariis N., and Megyeri M.,  “alarm/will/sound: A Multidisciplinary Installation/Research Project” (published in Proceedings of KEAMSAC 2013, Seoul, Korea, November 2013, 51-58;  Emille Vol. 11, 69-77)

Minotaur: An Evolving Interactive Multimedia Performance-Installation” (Journal of the Japanese Society for Sonic Arts, Vol. 5 No. 2, October 2013, 9-12)

Book chapter: “Composing (with) Detritus” (New Music and Aesthetics in the 21st Century, Vol. 8, 2012, 167-178; Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf, Franklin Cox, and Wolfram Schurig, eds.)

Exhibition catalogue: “ ‘The Fortissimo of Agitated Perception’: An Interview with Damir Ocko” (article for exhibition catalogue to accompany Damir Ocko’s solo exhibition On Ulterior Scale;  published by Kunsthalle Düsseldorf in September 2011)

Book Review: Klangprojektion in die Zeit: Marcos Mesquita on Helmut Lachenmann’s STAUB (Open Space Nos. 12/13, Fall 2010/Winter 2011, 125-128)

Concert Review: “Luigi Nono: La lontananza nostalgica utopica futura; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, March 1st, 2010” (SEARCH Journal for New Music and Culture vol. 7, Summer 2010)

CD Review: “Eliot Gattegno/Eric Wubbels Intersections (SEARCH vol. 5, Summer 2009)

“The Cycle as Compositional Category: Properties and Approaches” (Proceedings of the Aspen Composers Conference, Summer 2009)

“External Models and Modes of Mediation in Works of Xenakis, Stockhausen, and Grisey: Properties and Paradoxes” (Proceedings of 2nd Annual Music PhD Student Conference, Aristotle University Thessaloniki/University of Edinburgh, Spring 2009)

"Darmstadt 2008: The Negation of Gesture…or the Gesture of Negation?"  (SEARCH vol. 4, Spring 2009; re-printed in The Second Century of New Music: Search Yearbook Volume 1, 2011, 416-427)

“External Models and Modes of Mediation in the Works of Six Composers: A Descriptive Framework” (SEARCH Journal for New Music and Culture vol. 1, Winter 2008; re-printed in The Second Century of New Music: Search Yearbook Volume 1, 2011, 303-352)


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