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Open Orchestra
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Project Deliverables & Milestones

A: Feb. 28, 2010

  • Project team hired and website established
  • Project scope document complete
  • Plan for use of digital libraries complete
  • Initial video and audio acquisition document complete
  • Database specifications document complete
  • Software specifications document complete
  • Video and audio acquisition test complete
  • Test server installed

B: Aug. 31, 2010

  • Voice acquisition successful or abandoned
  • Simultaneous multiple track playback from database complete
  • Multiple track video and audio player test complete
  • Track synchronization implemented if necessary
  • Revised video and audio acquisition document complete
  • Video and audio recordings for software development ready for editing
  • Score playback with overlay complete
  • Record function operational
  • Comments indexed to score and both retrievable from database
  • Audio mixing console complete
  • Evaluation documents complete for video, audio and score playback, audio record
  • Player/recorder demonstrated for CANARIE staff

C: Feb. 28, 2011

  • Video and audio editing complete
  • All video and audio recordings in database
  • Audio editor complete
  • Selection of playback tracks functional
  • Database tested under load
  • Expert system complete to display differences between user and expert performance
  • Evaluation documents complete for a udio mixing console and audio editor
  • Audio mixing console and editor demonstrated for CANARIE staff

D: Aug. 31, 2011

  • Audio comments and written comments on score implemented
  • Workspaces for user and instructor implemented
  • Video and audio tracks converted for simplified mode
  • Evaluation documents complete for expert system, comments and workspaces
  • System demonstrated for CANARIE workshop, BCnet and international conferences

E: Dec. 31, 2011

  • Simplified mode player complete
  • Final system complete
  • System documentation and user instructions complete
  • Evaluation documents complete for simplified mode and final system
  • Final system demonstrated for CANARIE staff, Press, RISQ and international conferences