Reader Andreas Monopolis shared this video demo of The Tapetron -2, a DIY instrument based on the idea of the early samplers.… Read More DIY Dual-Cassette DJ Rig, The Tapetron -2
The Sound Globe is a custom-built digital instrument that maps the rotational speed of an orb to musical dynamics.… Read More Sound Globe – A Custom Digital Instrument
In this interview, Lippold Haken explains why he thinks expressive electronic instruments require more than just new types of MIDI controllers. … Read More Continuum Creator Lippold Haken On The Future Of Electronic Instruments
Laurent Bernadac – a violinist and engineer – has introduced the 3Dvarius – a new electric violin design, based on a model of a real Stradivarius violin and created by 3D printing technology. The body of the 3Dvarius is printed as a single piece, departing from traditional musical instrument production and giving it a very unique property: according to… Read More 3Dvarius – The World’s First 3D Printed Violin
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Peter Peck of Yamaha gives a demo of the Tenori-On at the official UK Launch in London on Sept 4, 2007: Here, Toshio Iwai, the creator of the Tenori-On, gives a demo of the new music gizmo: While the Tenori-On may have a cramped user interface with limited expressive capabilities and primitive sound manipulation options,… Read More Hands On With The Tenori-On
Yamaha’s unique Tenori-On musical instrument is being launched today at at Phonica Records, in SOHO, London. A second launch event will be presented by Futuresonic at Mint Lounge, Manchester on 5th Sep, 2007. For those that can’t be there, here’s what you need to know: What Is The Tenori-On? The Tenori-On is a 16 x… Read More Everything You Wanted To Know About The Tenori-On
Circuit bending is the process of creatively short-circuiting cheap electronic devices such as guitar effects, children’s toys and synthesizers to create new musical instruments and sound generators. If you’re not familiar with it, you might want to check out this short preview for the circuit bending documentary by Derek Sajbel. The video features Q.R. Ghazala,… Read More What is Circuit Bending?