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If there are any Makers in the South Bank in London, you might want to check out this sound installation – ” PLAY.orchestra will be based outside the Royal Festival Hall for 7 weeks this summer starting this weekend! 56 plastic cubes and 3 Hotspots are laid out on a full size orchestra stage, each cube containing a light and speaker. Sit down on the cube or stand in the hotspot to turn on that instrument and bring 58 friends to hear the full piece.. switch on Bluetooth on your mobile phone and receive a ringtone of the piece you’ve created as well as other Philharmonia Orchestra ringtones.” [via] – Link.


  • PLAY.orchestra production blog- Link.
  • Photos – Link.

Update: MILK AND TALES, (Narrative Environments team) PLAY.orchestra – by Arlete Castelo, Melissa Mongiat & other rabbits – Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.

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