Sound modules for the walking sticks used by visitors of the “Speed of Light” project by NVA, Glasgow. Barometric and acceleration sensors control a small DSP that runs a composition by Chris Weaver of Resonance FM.
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Die Musik der Übenden
Klangkunst am Bau. A site-specific installation for the courtyard of Musikhochschule Mainz. An organ (mechanical, but electrically controlled) accompanies the acoustic mix coming from 24 rehearsal rooms. Each of these rooms is equipped with a pitch analyzer connected to a server where the overall dominant frequency is determined, that is sent to the organ .
Motor control with composition embedded in controller box
Roving Walter Walter
This iBook-on-wheels-robot built by mxHz.org uses the same PIC as the one in Ratschen.
A wireless remote controller for Lawrence Casserley’s performance setup in his Colourscape events. Built around a modded PowerBook with a touchscreen, Penny&Giles E-Belts and two-way wireless MIDI.
Reflective ultrasound sensor to MIDI.
Motor-driven ratchets controlled thru MIDI – creating loudness without loudspeakers.
Installation project for a kids show inspired by ‘Sendung mit der Maus’. The Elefantenbogenbrücke is a rainbow-bridge with step sensors that trigger samples as you walk across it.
Small module to convert an ultrasound time lag into a control voltage.