Mudit – A New Gestural Controller For Music

Mudit it’s a new open source design, developed by Agustin Augustinoy & Urias Montanaro, for a hand-held music controller that lets you create and control audio using gestures.

It’s part of an explosion in experimental alternative music controllers, that’s being fed by sharing via the Internet.

Create Digital Music’s Peter Kirn – who’s long been an advocate of open systems for musicians – notes, “Knowledge on how to build dazzling new interfaces for music is spreading. And because musical performance depends on sharing knowledge and practice, that could have a transformative effect.”

Here’s a video demo of the Mudit in action:

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