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Cadenza: You play, and a full orchestra plays with you

Dream of playing along with world-class symphonies? Now, a Harvard-backed app heads to your mobile device to give you instant portable orchestral backup that adjusts to your playing in real time.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Building an interactive virtual chamber orchestra

The Australian Chamber Orchestra has been converted into a traveling virtual installation that lets visitors can interact with the music up close and personal.

By Sep. 26, 2013

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Futuristic orchestra: Conduct 'screen musicians' through gesture

Is this what the symphony of the future will look like? The crowdsourced Computer Orchestra gathers "musicians" that can be collectively conducted through body movement.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Recycled Orchestra turns garbage into beautiful music

The people of Cateura, Paraguay, are some of the poorest in Latin America, living off landfill. But one group has discovered a way to create art.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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Video Game Orchestra: Castlevania at the symphony

Orchestral group celebrates epic musical scores from some of the greatest Japanese video game franchises.

By Oct. 8, 2012

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Scrapheap printer orchestra plays Bob Dylan

Come gather 'round people, wherever you roam, and listen to a MIDI-controlled orchestra made of 97 gadget relics play a classic folk tune.

By Nov. 6, 2012

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Orchestra swaps sheet music for the Galaxy Note 10.1

The Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra can be seen swiping and S-Penning its way through many of the classics.

By Nov. 8, 2012

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Lowrider symphony: Hot hopping-car orchestra performs

An orchestra of tricked-out custom cars takes to a parking lot to perform a synchronized dance and music piece using hydraulics, a wireless audio system, and a DJ.

By Sep. 24, 2012

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iPhone orchestra: Roll over, Beethoven

University of Michigan students winding up a course on turning mobile phones into musical instruments will take to the stage to perform their original compositions.

By Dec. 4, 2009

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Robot orchestra to rock world music in L.A.

Karmetik Machine Orchestra is a group of robot and human musicians based at CalArts that blends electronic and world music. Check out their unusual grooves.

By May. 5, 2010