Category Archives: Technical

Stories about our technology and software

Building Hemispherical Speakers

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We’ve begun the process of building our hemispherical speakers. Technical specs for these speakers will follow in a separate post. But I wanted to post some pics of the construction process. Continue reading

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Quartet for Colors

One of our new students, Yemin Oh, has created a new work for the laptop orchestra called Quartet for Colors. In this piece, he uses the laptop’s webcam as an input control device, tracking different colored fluorescent rings, and using … Continue reading

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Ideas Abounding

With our preview concert behind us, we are preparing for our formal “debut” on April 14th.  Part of our concert post-mortem has tried to identify, understand and address the challenges which are inherent in a Laptop Orchestra performance.  Some of … Continue reading

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