MIDI via Microsoft Kinect

November 20, 2010 · Posted in Uncategorized 

Cool hacks for Microsoft’s Kinect 3D camera system for Xbox to perform MIDI control. Result: depth-sensing, gestural musical manipulations

MIDI contoller using the Kinect.
Coded in C#.net using this: http://codelaboratories.com/nui

Very hacky ugly, yucky, alpha prototype, source code available here:
http://benxtan.com/temp/pmidickinect.zip

Next project is making a version of pmidic that uses Kinect. Then, you can control Ableton Live or any other MIDI software or hardware with you limbs. Isn’t that amazing!!!

If you are interested, you should also check out:
http://pmidic.sourceforge.net/
http://benxtan.com

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