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9 BOX AudioCubes Instrument/Installation Overview by Mind Map: 9 BOX AudioCubes
Instrument/Installation
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9 BOX AudioCubes Instrument/Installation Overview

How do People Use It?

Casual Musical Instrument/Interactive Installation for up 6 players

Festivals, Video: Mountain Oasis Festival Asheville, NC as part of Dr. Bob's Interactive Sound Experience, Electro-Muscic Festival

Schools, Multiple K-8 STEM Schools in Boulder

Solo Instrument

Photos of performance at Concrete Mixer IV concet

What are the components of the system?

8 Precussa AudioCubes

Computer

Virtual MIDI Ports

Sound Card

Ableton Live Full edition

Free Percussa MIDIBridge App

USB Port

Custom elements and method of play by Mark Mosher

Ableton Live Templates

MIDI Bridge Templates

Refills

Method, Table-Top Guide, Cube Stickers

How do you play it?

Control 9 Box 1

Player 1, Rotate a "Sender" cube around a "Reciever" Cube to trigger and mute clips

Player 2, Use hands or light around IR proximity sensor to add effects, You can add an additional player with another "Sender" cube

Control 9 Box 2

Player 3, Rotate a "Sender" cube around a "Reciever" Cube to trigger and mute clips

Player 4, Use hands or light around IR proximity sensor to add effects, You can add an additional player with another "Sender" cube

What is the Audio Source?

18 Audio Samples arranged in 2 3x3 grids or "9 Boxes"

Box 1

Box 2

Can create your own "Refills" which you can drag and drop into 9 Boxes

Refill for Box 1

Refill for both boxes

What is it?

Part

Casual multi-player instrument

Interactive Installation

Allows up to 6 casual players to instantly make music and shape sound using smart wireless sensor cubes called AudioCubes made by California-based Percussa.

Where can I Learn More

http://markmoshermusic.com/portfolio/9box-audiocubes-instrument/

How much is it?

All my templates are free under Creative Commons CC-BY-NC.

Donations welcome

You'll need to buy other off the shelf components

AudioCubes, http://www.percussa.us

Everything elseI recommend Sweetwater, Jeff Green