Pieces by Tag

Acapella games have to be performed without instruments, or are at their best when performed only with singing or "singing". Many games might be adapted to voices, but unfortunately often games loose their balance when voices and instruments are combined.

Accompanist (role). Participant that plays music during the game but doesn’t have to follow the rules.
Ad libitum. "As you like it", a score annotation that gives a level of freedom to the performer.
Agenda. The most general aim the player wants to achieve within a game.
Aleatoricism. Using chance in music-making.
AMAPFALAP. As much as possible from as little as possible.
AP. Actual Play is a type of RPG media, but in board gaming, the abbreviation is used for a design issue: Analysis Paralysis
Aspect. Any quality of musical material.
Balance. Game is balanced when it's mechanics don't lead to the dominance of a single scenario.
Bartle types. Taxonomy of players by their playstyle preference in relation to others and the game.
BCG. Basic Conducting Gestures, a set of gestures that are often used in music games.
BGG. A common shorthand for Board Game Geek
Conductor (role). Participant that makes music without producing sounds directly.
Constellation. A line-up for a single performance of improvised music.
Constructor (role). Participant that doesn't influence music directly, but rearranges the objects in the playing space.
Co-optionality. A feature of a game — co-optional game may be played both cooperatively and competitively during a single playthrough.
Cue cards. Cards that can be shown by the Conductor (or Prompter) to Players to cue the direction of improvisation.
DAW. Digital Audio Workstation
Dealer. Another name for constructor player role, especially when operating on cards.
Dice. Throwable objects used for repeatable randomization of more than 2 states.
Dimension. An aspect applicable to a single sound and continuous.

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100 Events, no 35 (M.L. Knowles) words by letters event
100 Events, no 39 (M.L. Knowles) cumulative low/high sounds event
100 Yard Metronome Run running to music event
#1336 Alternative Happy Birthday Song
#1356 We missed talk like a pirate day!
#1380 Shakespearean actors day!
#1404 Your theme song
#1475 Can’t You Hear Me Knocking?
15 Cards playing by images in set order
#1722 Your Commuting Sounds imitate your travels
#1745 Fake airplane sounds
#2018 Share a Horror Sound
220 Yard Balloon Dash
#3821 One Take Sound Story of Emergence With No Dialogue
#3827 What was your Defining Moment?
#3911 Wikimedia asks for the sound of all knowledge… Easy!?
#3962 Like Michael Jackson
3-split an improv inspiration for listening and reacting
A Performance Calendar, March
A Piece for Chieko Shiomi
A Single Cue
ABCOIR112
ABCOIR113
ABCOIR114
ABCOIR115
ABCOIR116
ABCOIR117
ABCOIR118
ABCOIR119
ABCOIR120
ABCOIR121
ABCOIR122
ABCOIR123
ABCOIR124
ABCOIR125
ABCOIR126
ABIR127
ABP128 set of nine basic sounds rite
Acapella Harmonies long concurrent tones sung
ACSRS64 (Sitting Room Song) extending a phrase to end tutti rite
Adder! extending the chain of sounds
Agents looking for your sound pair or spotting misfits
Air Event
Andante con moto.
Angelic/Devilish Choir conducted level of discord
Animal Sounds making sounds and guessing
Antakshari a word-chain game popular in India
Apocalypse moving through a web of one-word prompts
Attack of the Rhythm Dancer theatrical competitive piece
Audience Eve
AWEP172 Exploration/Creation inspired actions rite
AWFK171 Asymmetry is Welcome
AWMS168 Kiss
AWSS169 Write a Rite immediate writing and performance rite
AWZK170 mind-body connection rite
Balloon Stomp Legacy a variation on a noisy classic
Bees communicate with a kazoo and body movement
BGRIR63
BH174 Cough it up rite
BHBR140
BHDIR62
BHPRR136
BHSGR33
BHSR49
BHTOOB93
BHUSR36
BHWSR35
Body Band body percussion loops
Body Percussion Canon
Body Percussion (introduction)
Bottle of water sounds of water event
Bounce-the-sound hot potato for music
Boy & Girl Clap complex rhythms played after body positions
Boy & Girl Clap (redirect)
Bubbles
Calls, Canto 5 phone underwater event
Calls, Canto 6 talk to envelope event
Cantus Firmus slowed down phrase used as a background
CCAMMMR129
CCAOR23
CCAR17 (Accompanying Rite) accompaniment and solos rite
CCC131
CCCMR74
CCCMR75
CCDCR132 (Daisy Chain Rite) an accompanied duo rite
CCEFUIIRR107
CCFR102
CCHAC61
CCIR149
CCIR2
CCIR24
CCIR42
CCIR71
CCIRTSOW25
CCLR67
CCPR16
CCQR133 basic stochastic music rite
CCQR133
CCR72
CCR76
CCRR66
CCSBR7 (Stupid Book Rite) stupid book rite
CCSR18
CCSR26
CCTG22
CCTGRFT73
CCWR150
Cellular Constellation math automatons for changing who plays
Cempekitien Oxorciko #25 changing letters in a text
CFEOIR147
CFIRNTFM145
CFIRT146 newspaper score rite
CFS32 sitting still rite
CFSNAP!R148 an adaptation of a card game Snap
CH27 eye contact and doing nothing rite
Chansonnée music based on a song description
CHGR91
CHHR90
CHIR83
CHLR87
CHMR89 (Military Rite) laying down rite
Choice 10 (R. Bozzi) fighting over violin event
CHRR88
CHSBR19
CHSTBOR15A (The Broken Object Rite) broken object rite
CHTHOR15 (The Hidden Object Rite) hidden object rite
CHTIGR20 (The Island Game Rite) island game rite
Circle of 5 playing and collecting musical parameters
CJ81 silence split rite
Clappers!
CMH-CR135 hand-cuff rite
CMH-CR135
CMPR111
Collective Story Telling
Comping Game jazz drumming exercise
Composition Exercise #113 a joke on Schönberg
Concerto for Solo Piano and Performer
Conductor (T. Wishart) assemble fixed sounds of singers
Conductor's Remote a situation of strong asymmetry
Constellation Game
Convergent Ostinato making a random pattern typically harmonious
Conversations assuming a personality to play
Count to Three body percussion as numbers
Counting As A Group
Crazy Opera Singer
Creating Soundscapes workshop process for soundscapes
Creative Lyric Writing
Dancing Mirrors
Danger Music Number Seventeen screaming
Danger Music Number Twelve
Danish Clapping independent clapping decisions
DDNWO110
Developing a Linear Rhythm additive rhythm for aural learning
Dice Contract with risk of playing many rounds
Diced Events roll for musical aspects
Dimensional Exercises following a simple line drawing or a few
Divider! split a melody by notes
DJ151
DJ68
DJ69
DJ79
DJACR92
DJCR78
Djent Game a wild exercise in polyrhythms
DJFR77
DJTBR98
Draw It Yourself ideas for fun with graphic scores
Dressing
Drip Music dripping water event
Drive in Burger learn a rhythm while performing other
Drum Talk / Phrase Dealer
Dueling Bumblebees playing with semitones
Dyads
Echo!
EFMO95
EFPR138
EFPR139
EL162 Animal Rite
EL163 Human Rite
EL164 Cloud Rite
EL165 Meateater Rite
Entitled Piece one of the loosest text prompts possible
Even Divide moving over the image cards to split
Event for the Late Afternoon
Event Lists Game Template a game of many games, yet very simple
Event:10 match lighting and bell event
Event:13
Evolution of music moving up and down the event list
EW156 Speak Arabic
EW157 Kiss me
Exotic Constellations weird line-ups
Exploring Polyphony conducting to create harmonic patterns
EZ175
EZ176
EZ177
EZ178
EZ179 unique long tones rite
EZ180
EZ181
Fairy Tale just follow the narrative
Feedback Loop
Feeling Time subdivision of a pulse exercise
Fingernail Piece writing on nails and paying attention to fingers
Flipping Orders doing the opposite warm-up
Fluxfestkit Legacy musical scores of the Fluxus movement for a workshop
Flying Voices body movement for melody memorization
Follow the Images easy introduction to open music with visuals
Following Hands
For 3 Groups of Singers repeating phrases given by dice
For a Drummer (for Eric) drum like never before event
For Any Number of Performers
For Lonely Musicians a graphic score in a form of a crossword
Found Sound playing with found sound
FRFRR6
FRLMDP47 (F. Rzewski) Les Moutons de Panurge piece as a rite
FRMEVR4 improvisation rite that explores power
FRR80 talking in gibberish rite
FRTSP65
Game in Ear Training repeating phrases with a blindfold
Game of Trust
Game Over musical interactions with cue cards
GC166 Sweet Singing Rite gargling covers rite
GC167 Naive Right
Générique playing after role-played discussion
Goose A classic dice game for musical interpertation
GOTO Score
Group Tuning
Hand Piece (With Memory Function) training for Cobra
Harmony Duets harmonizing in turns
Harmony-Tag! everyone's sound switched on and off
Head Shoulders Knees Toes body movement and shouting warm-up
Hello! names in a rhythm on six
HMS161
HMS85
HMSBR45
HMSCR104 (Commentary Rite) commentary rite
HMSIR43
HMSIR44
HMSIR5 reflective rite
HMSSB141
HMSSR94
HMSUR103 (Unknown Rite) spreading a secret plan rite
HMSVR48 "vodka rite"
Houdini Exercise playing with your hand tied
How to Teach a Canon
HS58
HSBR34
HSDN01 (Drum No 1) drum pulse rite
HSDNT152
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