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A Tour of Sonification Designs by Marty Quinn

 

DNA:

  • Audio display of hierarchical biological information.

  • Nucleic acid elements are represented by various parts of a drumset: A for snAre, C for Cymbals, T for Toms and G for hiGh hat.

  • 3 amino acid interpretations are assigned 3 instruments.

  • Marimba plays relationship between each of 12 pairs of nucleic acids. (ag, ga, cg, ct , tc, gc, …)

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