Developing Traditional Musical Instrument (Kulintang) Application Software for Android Table Using Android SDK

Abstract / Excerpt:

A lot of people had forgotten many Traditional Musical Instruments like Kulintang not just because there are new instruments but also the people themselves are not using it anymore and keeping it under storage or any historical places. It is possible to reintroduce the Kulintang with the convergence of technology and several approaches that are available at present times. This can be done with the implementation of Android Device using Eclipse Indigo (3.7) as its platform and Android SDK with specification as Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0.3) version or higher, converged with the concept of touch-screen technologies and File Management. This will then takes the file that will be saved in the settings and preferences of Android Device's storage and then process it to produce sounds as output where the concepts of touch-screen technologies. With the interesting features and its availability, it would catch the attention of any youth of this generation wherein it would instill new views and perspectives towards the reintroduction of other traditional musical instruments which has been forgotten through time.

Source InstitutionAteneo de Davao University
UnitComputer Studies
AuthorsAlmedi D. Amad, Axil Mar C. Imam, Angelo Alfonso M. Tesoro
Page Count12
Place of PublicationDavao City
Original Publication DateSeptember 3, 2012