"HISTÓRIA DA MÚSICA":
A MULTIMEDIA SOFTWARE

Christine Varnière
Diacoma
Portugal




This demonstration will present a multimedia software (running under Window 3.1) about the History of Music. This product is the result of the collaboration between Diacoma (software house) and the Academia de Artes e Tecnologias (Escola professional, n’vel III).

The kernel of the product is music in all its aspects, the subject being divided into six chapters:


The product also includes a glossary, a bibliograpy/discography, and a module of auto--avaliation.

This product aims to be a multimedia one, which means that we used all relevant mediums: texts, sounds and images inside the potentialities of the Windows system (pop-up windows, hyper-links, windows panes...).

The demonstration will be the occasion to discuss some important aspects in the conception of a multimedia product, as for example: