Monday, January 28, 2008

So Much for Job Security...



Below is a link to the Takashima Laboratory at Hosei University in Japan. These people have constructed various computerized instrument-playing robots. I have to admit, it did give me an idea for my thesis proposal. I can see it now...

Konzert für Rote Roboterlippen, die Harfe von Juden, und Orchester (Concerto for Red Robot Lips, Jew's Harp, and Orchestra) by Joshua Thompson

Takashima Laboratory

2 comments:

www.jsayreallen.com said...

"Rote Roboterlippen"

Beautiful

Brass, Money...and other delights said...

I don't know if this counts, because it's a jazz group, but he IS yelling at trumpet players, so maybe you could post about the Buddy Rich tapes?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=q-ssZeOZkWU