Mason Bretan

Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology

Mason Bretan did his undergraduate studies at UC San Diego in Interdisciplinary Computing and the Arts and earned an MS in Music Technology from GTCMT. He is currently a PhD candidate in the Robotic Musicianship Group. His research includes intelligent musical systems, artificial intelligence, affective computing, and sonification.

The Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology (GTCMT) is an international center for creative and technological research in music, focusing on the development and deployment of innovative musical technologies. The center provides a collaborative framework for committed students, faculty, and researchers to apply their musical, technological, and scientific creativity to the development of innovative artistic and technological artifacts. Thier work aims at combining musical, technological, and cognitive research in an effort to create rich and expressive experiences for performers and audiences alike. Areas of interest include composition, performance, mobile music, machine listening, music information retrieval, digital signal processing, robotic musicianship,  interactive music manufacturing, networked music, music perception, music theory, multimedia development, and education.