Can you share some of these alternative concepts, other then the normal 5.1 /7.1 /10.2 standards?
Oli: Those formats are cinema formats.
It's rare these days to experience sound incorporated as an element into Public Art Works.
Video Trigger is a free standalone motion detector application tailored for media artists.
With the proliferation of inexpensive home theater sound systems and the easy access to surround sound authoring tools, theater-style mixing has become a viable option for the home studio musician.