0% Interest for 24 Months! Learn more »
(800) 222-4700
  • Español: (800) 222-4701
Cart

Human Harp Plays Suspension Bridges

Ever wanted to play a suspension bridge? That’s exactly what artist Di Mainstone does with her Human Harp. Mainstone attaches eight magnetic modules, each containing a retractable string to a bridge. The strings are attached to a vest she wears. Sensors in the modules detect how much string has been pulled out, the angle the string is pulled at, and the force upon the string. These parameters are used to trigger and manipulate synthesized notes based on sounds taken from the bridge itself. Ableton Live is used to record and process the notes that result.

The full story is at Cnet.

Link courtesy of NAMM Daily News

In this article

  • Ableton Live 9 Suite (boxed)
    Ableton Live 9 Suite (boxed) Non-linear DAW Software with Unlimited Tracks and Scenes, 10 x Virtual Instruments, 7 x MIDI Effects, 34 x audio effects/processors, 25 x Contact Packs, Max for Live, and 13 x Max for Live Devices - Mac/PC VST, AU Simply put, the Ableton Live 9 Suite is the best and most complete version of Live ever conceived. Whether you've been using Live for years or you're...
    More Info...
    • Sale Price: $799.00
    • + Free Shipping
    • + Free Tech Support
    Learn More

Share this Article