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Dr Richard Polfreman

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME)
  • Music and Movement
  • User-Interface Design and HCI

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Address: B2, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ


Dr Polfreman is based in Music at the University of Southampton, where his teaching and rsearch is focussed on Music Technology. Teaching topics include MIDI sequencing, history of music technology, music and sound production and music in games and interactive systems. Research interests include music and movement, user interface design and HCI, live electronics performance and music information retrieval.

Dr Polfreman is Academic Integrity Officer and Examinations Officer for Music in 2021-22, as well as Head of Music Technology.

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