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in preparation for the next performance , we wanted to share with you some of the instruments that are included in the cornucopia performance … The Organ Pipes The pipes make the tones E flat and B flat. The length allows them to create very deep and powerful sounds. The larger pipe weighs 800 lbs and the smaller pipe weighs 339 lbs They are in the sub contra octave. The bigger pipe is Eb with 19.44544 Hz & the smaller pipe is Bb with 29.13524 Hz. The notes are so deep it makes the audience around them rumble. The organ pipes will be featured in the cornucopia performance • The Xylosynth The Xylosynth, also known as a ‘xylophonic synthesizer’, is an electric percussion mallet instrument, similar to a xylophone . Created by Will Wernick in 1986, the Xylosynth is hand crafted in Leicester, England. The xylosynth will be featured in the cornucopia performance • The MULTI Piezoelectric Violin This violin forms part of a suite of five 3D-printed music instruments mounted on a digitally fabricated sonic wall, originally created for an exhibition at Javits Center in New York. 3D-printed at Florida International University’s Miami Beach Urban Studios in PLA plastic and finished with high definition polish & car paint coating, & it was designed and prototyped with support from a team of architecture students. Created by @monad_studio with Scott F. Hall and Jack Garcia The Multi Piezoelectric Violin will be featured in the cornucopia performance • The Aluphone The shape of the Aluphone bells was inspired by a fencepost cap. Aluphone bells can be mounted in varying configurations or even used as individual hand held bells, making them flexible for all kinds of percussion arrangements. Invented by Denmark’s marimba player @marimba_kai & Michael Hansen The Aluphone will be featured in the cornucopia performance • The Segulharpa is an electromagnetic acoustic instrument, it has 25 steel strings hidden within, each one interacting with powerful magnetic fields created by internal analog circuitry . Touch sensors are embedded into the grain of the wood, & as the player touches the surface, wonderfully complex interactions are created inside. By @ulfur_

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