Dr Oded Ben-Tal

Position: Senior Lecturer
School: Perf and Screen Studies
Email: O.Ben-Tal@kingston.ac.uk
Extension: 65413
Location: Room Kh-536, Kingston Hill
Website: http://ccrma.stanford.edu/~oded

Profile

I am a composer/researcher working in the intersection of art, science, and technology. My composition work include both acoustic and electronic pieces including multichannel audio compositions, interactive live-electronics with instruments and multimedia collaborations. My research interest include aspects of the music cognitions and perception especially as they relate to creative practice and electronic music.
Recent projects include: Ukiyo and Suna No Onna - multimedia collaborations, Zaum: Beyond Mind a sound theatre piece, Still Life for microtonal trumpet and electronics.





Educational and professional qualifications

1998-2002 Doctor of Musical Arts , Stanford University
1997-98 Arts Master , Stanford University
1992-96 B.Mus , Rubin Academy of Music
1991-96 B.Sc. Physics , Hebrew University

Professional experience (post-1990)

2006-08 Lecturer Multimedia Technology and Design, Brunel University
2000 Acting Instructor, Stanford University
1998-2000 Teaching Assistant, Stanford University
1995-96 Teaching Assistant, Rubin Academy of Music

Research areas

Music: Composition; Interactive performance; Electronic Music;

Funding

Leverhulme Trust: 2007 Artist in Residence at Brunel University School of Engineering and Design
PRS Foundation/Bliss Trust: 2009 Composer Award

Research outputs

Number of items: 13.

Article

Ben-Tal, Oded (2012) Characterising musical gestures. Musicae Scientiae, 16(3), pp. 247-261. ISSN (print) 1029-8649

Sagiv, Noam, Ilbeigi, Alireza and Ben-Tal, Oded (2011) Reflections on synaesthesia, perception, and cognition. Intellectica, 55, pp. 81-94. ISSN (print) 0769-4113

Ben-Tal, Oded and Berger, Jonathan (2004) Creative aspects of sonification. Leonardo, 37(3), pp. 229-232. ISSN (print) 0024-094X

Composition

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2012) Day after day, night after night. (music).

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2012) Hypnagogic states. (music).

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2009) Music for strings. (music).

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2004) Nebulae for double woodwind quintet. (music). (Unpublished)

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2003) Chlorophilosophy. (music). (Unpublished)

Ben-Tal, Oded [Composer] (2001) Precipitating lights. (music). (Unpublished)

Conference or Workshop Item

Ben-Tal, Oded and Sagiv, Noam (2010) Auditory-visual synaesthesia: investigations using dynamic sounds and spontaneous reports between sleep and wakefulness. In: 2020 Meeting of the UK Synaesthesia Association; 27 - 28 Mar 2010, Brighton, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Wilkins, Caroline and Ben-Tal, Oded (2010) The embodiment of music/sound within an multimedia performance space. In: Artech 2010: Envisioning Digital Spaces; 22-23 Apr 2010, Guimaraes, Portugal. ISBN 9789899616318

Ben-Tal, Oded (2009) Auditory-visual synaesthesia using dynamic sounds with changing pitch and timbre. In: Sinestesia 2009 3rd International Congress on Synaesthesia, Science & Art; 26 - 29 Apr 2009, Granada, Spain. (Unpublished)

Ben-Tal, Oded (2008) Musical toys: interactive audio for non-musicians. In: Linux Audio Conference 2008; 28 Feb - 02 Mar 2008, Cologne, Germany. (Unpublished)

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