Thursday, February 22, 2018

Die E-Gitarre als eLearning-Modul

This student-page about the e-guitar is online again and a nice example for an ideal info- or edutainment-module (German language).

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Die Tarogato

Die Webpage von Peter Incze zum traditionellen ungarischen Musikinstrument Tarogato ist wieder online => und zwar in einem kompakten Format, als HotPotato-Modul mit Info, Visualisierung und Kreuzworträtsel, also als Infotainment:
The webpage of Peter Incze concerning the traditional Hungarian instrument tarogato is online again as an infotainment-page:

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

CyberArt and CyberCulture

In the last months I prepared 11 web-pages as a kind of lecture concerning the topics cyber-art and cyber-cultures. I have been asked for a demonstration at a university in Sri Lanka. According to my 10 years of experience as an artist, curator and gallery owner in the virtual environment of Second Life and OS I concluded here my experiences and considerations on the topic and enhanced the presentation with examples and self-made movies to demonstrate practically, what tools the virtual worlds offer for the purpose to create art. An analysis concerning the role of music in cyber-culture will follow: .

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Gambang Kromong - Betawi-Culture

Today I found time to renew the Gambang Kromong-page, based on field-research long time back. 
The page is the digitalzation of an article, which I had published with some varieties in two magazines:

1. Claus-Bachmann, Martina: "Gambang Kromong - chinesische Spuren in der Betawi-Kultur". In: Bröcker, Marianne (Hg.): Berichte aus dem ICTM-Nationalkomitee Deutschland V:99-113, Bamberg 1996.

2. Claus-Bachmann, Martina: KITA, Magazin der deutsch-indonesischen Gesellschaft, März 1996: 41-47.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Music and Culture in Sri Lanka .

Some of the elder modules have been updated so far, links have been renewed, but the main work has to be done in the next months and it will become an ambitious work. All the multimedia-files concerning the dance- and drum-culture of Sri Lanka have to be changes from the CD-ROM-version to a web-version. Already existing web-modules will get a kind of corporate design, the missing parts in the mindmap will be filled step by step:

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Chinese Musical Instruments

The webpage Chinese Musical Instruments for EthnoMusicScape/MUREL has been processed completely and has been republished today with video-, audio-files, and tests. The access to the virtual environment can be found here: .