Articles about Games

EMAg Puzzle
Early Music America (2016) Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 65,73


Ensemble Games
The Double Reed (2016) Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 100-108


Rätsel: Keine Versteckspiele
Visions (2016) Vol. 27, No. 278, pp. 20


Parenthetic Aside in a 1789 Analysis of Mozart’s K 284
SMT-V (2015) Vol. 3, No. 1

In a 1789 treatise, the Darmstadt musician J.G. Portmann presents what amounts to a multi-level harmonic analysis of Mozart’s Sonata for Piano in D, K. 284, I. Portmann’s interpretation of the movement's exposition is in line with concepts expressed by ...

Variations on a Theme by a Rogue A.I.: Music, Gameplay, and Storytelling in Portal 2 (Part 1 of 2)
SMT-V (2015) Vol. 2, No. 2

This two-video series explores how the scoring to the video game Portal 2, published by Valve Corporation, not only helps tell the game’s story, but also comments on the game developers’ philosophy of puzzle design. The first video explores how ...