October 20th, 2015
Episode 718 of 1342 episodes
Steve Price is joined by artist and audio specialist Nick Ryan to discuss an amazing new invention from James Boag’s.The James Boag Meteorphonium is a groundbreaking musical instrument that transforms live environmental and meteorological readings from its surrounding micro-climate into a beautiful musical symphony that’s unique to any given moment in time.At its world premiere in Tasmania’s Ben Lomond National Park, the specially-commissioned instrument captured local weather information live, to create a symphony unique to the conditions of its debut performance, producing a one-off, weather dependent, musical masterpiece.You can watch the instrument in action, HERE.
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