Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Laptop maestro makes music apt for the iPhone

"In Ge Wang's orchestra everyone plays the keyboards and the closest you'll come to a woodwind is the Ikea salad bowls that have been modified into omni-directional speaker pods.

This after all is the Stanford Laptop Orchestra and - as befits a university in the heart of Silicon Valley that spawned the founders of Google, Yahoo, Hewlett-Packard and the like - the instruments and the music have a unique electronic edge to them."

For the full article, please see Fairfax Digital.

Photo by Marci Maleski.

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