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Ge Wang:
The DIY orchestra of the future

TEDxStanford · 17:36 · Filmed May 2014
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Ge Wang: The DIY orchestra of the future
17:36 · Filmed May 2014 at TEDxStanford · Subtitles available in 11 languages

Ge Wang makes computer music, but it isn’t all about coded bleeps and blips. With the Stanford Laptop Orchestra, he creates new instruments out of unexpected materials—like an Ikea bowl—that allow musicians to play music that’s both beautiful and expressive.

Music technologist
Both a musician and a computer scientist, Ge Wang turns ordinary MacBooks and iPhones into complex instruments. Full bio
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