Remember FaceOSC – the app that lets you use the facial ‘gestures’ to control music apps?
If that doesn’t make you want to give up trying to look cool with a keytar and take up facial synth control, check out this video of Kostia Rapoport, experimenting with FaceOSC, TouchOSC & Ableton Live:
There’s actually quite a bit of experimentation going on with the idea of capturing facial movements and translating them into musical control signals.
Here’s a FaceOSC + Ableton Live jam, via Jonathan Hammond:
Damn, it feels good to be a gangsta, don’t it?