Mobile Phone Orchestra/NIME2008

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Title of the work

MoPhO: Mobile Phone Orchestra Suite (MoPhOrCC)

Name (composer(s)/artist(s)/performer(s))

  • MoPhO directors: Ge Wang, Georg Essl, Henri Penttinen
  • composers: Ge Wang, Georg Essl, Jeff Cooper, Henri Penttinen

Institution or company

institution: CCRMA, with support from Deutsche Telekom and Nokia


660 Lomita Dr. Stanford, CA 94305

Email (one e-mail contact per submission)

Year of composition


Duration of performance

16' - 20'


12 mobile phones (no external amplification)

Narrative description of the work

The Mobile Phone Orchestra is a new repetoire-based ensemble using mobile phones as the primary musical instrument. The MoPhO Suite contains a selection of recent compositions that highlights different aspects of what it means to compose for and perform with such an instrument in an ensemble setting.

Brief program note (250 words max) for inclusion in concert program / proceedings

Artist biographies

Set-up and rehearsal time required

Detailed technical requirements (sound, light, stage area, etc.)

Document of the technical set up (plans, drawing, sketch)

Images showing the work

Links to additional audio-visual documentation