I just read a paper of friend and talented musician Jaime E Oliver “The Silent Drum Controller: A New Percussive Gestural Interface”, freely available here.
Jaime is a graduate music researcher at CRCA – Center for Research in Computing and Arts, California.
The paper describes the development of the Silent Drum Controller and contains some insightful points, so I took few notes while reading; they might sound obvious, but they helped me understanding better in which ways I could use biological sounds of human body in a musical performance:
Take few minutes to watch this excerpts from a live performance (Performer, Composer: Jaime E Oliver). Personally I think it is one of the best sounding gestural interface at the moment.