Nod Bang: Music Performance Toy

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NodBang is a music performance toy. It was designed as a sketch to explore head nodding as a form of musical expression.

The intended venue and audience is the NYU ITP 2017 winter show.

Imagination to reality

Initial sketch from ~60 days prior vs current build:

System

Component detail

Arduino cleans and normalizes sensor data before outputting MIDI via USB

A Max patch interprets MIDI and plays samples.

Development

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