Nomadic Sound System/Bend Audio projects

Tags: electronics music performance

The Nomadic Sound System is a family of wireless, battery powered, portable speakers designed to explore new ways for sound to interact with people and space. The project borrows from the typology of the marching band with the pieces intended to be used together, each responsible for one part of the audible frequency spectrum.

Adding the capability of human controled movement to the components of a sound system opens up a new set of possibilities for the performance of electronic music, by enabling the use of location, narrative, and choreography, in human surround sound. I will also show some portable sound systems I have developed.

Read more about this maker at http://we-make-money-not-art.com/archives/2010/07/nomadic-sound-systems-1.php