Mobile Devices as Musical Instruments

Mobile Synth I Workshop 2017 - CCRMA, Stanford University

Ge Wang

Smule's Ocarina

Smule | Magic Fiddle for iPad

Orchestras

Stanford's MoPhO

GRAME's Geek Bagatelles

Synchronized Performances: Field by S├ębastien Piquemal and Ben Taylor

Larger Screens: Tablets

MoForte's GeoShred

GarageBand for iPad

The verstility of touch-screens can be used to implement interfaces leveraging a specific set of musical skills.

Limitations