Knock on the Sky


electronic music and sensor programming for Myra Melford
with Dawn Saito, Oguri, Stomu Takeishi, Cuong Vu, Michael Haberz, and Reinhard Ploesch

The sensor grid protoype is a 4′ square floor with microphones and sixteen infrared range sensors mounted inside, beneath round acrylic windows. Dancers dance on, beneath, and with the surface, and the sensors influence the electronic sound in real time.