The hidden music instrument workshop Tallinn 2016

[AFG_gallery id=’71’] A staalplaat soundsystem workshop focused on creating instruments out of every day home electronics. The workshop did explain the concept and principle, but also focus on learning by doing, that in every object is a music instrument hidden. The workshop is not so much about special Learning techniques  or showing tricks. It is […]

Cairo Kids Cobra workshop

[AFG_gallery id=’3′] [soundcloud url=”” /] Kids Cobra workshop building instruments and performing. Building and Performing Mechanical Instruments Staalplaat Soundsystem has created a multitude of Machine Installations usually featuring odd  machine orchestras constructed from consumer electronics and a plethora of found objects, we noticed that children were fascinated by our way of playfully misusing everyday household […]

Staalplaat Soundsystem in residence at LACE

[AFG_gallery id=’11’] Staalplaat Sale Away installation video A video of the installation, made for LACE  during our recidency to stay up to April 15 Staalplaat performance video For this performance we were using “everyday electronic junk” scavenged from thrift stores and donations, staalplaat soundsystem fashioned new “orchestra” of “sound machines” controlled by self-build sequencers. All […]