a piece inspired by classic synthesis techniques and RPG games
Composer: Joo Won Park
Year of Composition: 2015
Instrumentation: clarinet and computer
Type of Electronics: Live
Number of Channels: 2
Video Component: None
In Armor+2, the interactive computer part acts as an extension of the clarinet. it adds harmony, extends melodic phrase, and creates rhythmic accompaniment that are difficult/impossible for a human accompaniment. The computer part’s role is similar to that of a rare enchanted item in a role-playing game.