Molecule Synth meets MK-4902 MIDI Keyboard

August 26, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized 

The MOLECULE SYNTH is a unique musical instrument.  It is like a traditional keyboard synthesizer that has been broken into its elements:  speaker/amp, sound generator, and pitch control.  With the MOLECULE SYNTH SET you decide how to put those elements back together using simple, color-coded, interchangeable hexagons.  The MOLECULE SYNTH combines LEGO-interchangeability with Synthesizers with Physical Electronics.

I was inspired to create the MOLECULE SYNTH by experiences circuit bending toys and building my own electronic instruments, and I wanted to make something with sounds that were more wild and less predictable than what comes from traditional keyboards. I wanted an instrument that was more interesting than just pushing buttons, but I also wanted to get away from the “black box” pre-fab technologies that makes us all passive “consumers” using someone else’s designs. So I made the MOLECULE SYNTH to be an open ended, hardware-based, stand-alone musical instrument that is easy to hack & modify, that is DIY to the core, that totally rocks, sounds amazing, and is guaranteed super fun to play!

More info here >>

Comments

Comments are closed.

  • THE CAVE : Playlist

  • INSTAGRAM – ANALOG INDUSTRIAL ARTS

    • MARS EXPLORER DESOLATE DRY TWILIGHT INDUSTRIAL
    • ARCHITECTURE ARTY CONTRAST CONCRETE STAIRS GREYSCALE
    • ARCHITECTURE ARTY MOSAIC PATTERN SHAPES WALL
    • SPOOKY STRANGERTHINGS ARTISTIC EVENING ELEVATOR INDUSTRIAL
    • ETNA VOLCANO LANDSCAPE SCENERY COLOR MOUNTAIN SICILY
    • ARCHITECTURE BRICK PATTERN ABSTRACT CONCEPT INDUSTRIAL
    • CONSTRUCTION METAL GRAFITTI DESIGN ARTY PATTERN
    • ARCHITECTURE STEEL CABLE PATTERN AMBIENT COMPOSITION
    • ARCHITECTURE PATTERN GRID FLASHLIGHT INDUSTRIAL
    • SEASIDE SICILY EVENING COLOR WATERFRONT
    • MONUMENT ROCKS LIGHT CONTRAST SCULPTURE ARTY AMBIENT CONCRETE
    • ARTY LAKE SUNSET CONTOUR SKYLINE WATERFRONT SERENITY
Get Adobe Flash player