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Onyx Ashanti:
This is beatjazz

Full Spectrum Auditions · 6:29 · Filmed May 2011

Musician and inventor Onyx Ashanti demonstrates "beatjazz" — his music created with two handheld controllers, an iPhone and a mouthpiece, and played with the entire body. At TED's Full Spectrum Auditions, after locking in his beats and loops, he plays a 3-minute song that shares his vision for the future of music.

Beatjazz inventor and controllerist
Onyx Ashanti is the inventor of "beatjazz" — a new way to make music. Full bio