SolidNoise is a robotic music ensemble that explores new techniques to make music by triggering a variety of motors to produce sound by physically striking, shaking, tapping or blowing on different physical objects, including the architecture of the space itself.
Here is a video tour of the original event in Fall 2015:
I recently performed with the SolidNoise at the Guthman Musical Instrument Competition at Georgia Tech, here’s a short clip from that:
The SolidNoise Ensemble:
These instruments were created using new hardware and software designs that allow controlling motors with MIDI messages