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Re: Talking piano


The demo is real.  The Wein Modern is Venice's contemporary music
festival.  3sat is German public television.  Peter Ablinger, who
created the MIDI controlled mechanical device that strikes the piano
keys, is a well known Austrian contemporary music composer.


On Fri, Oct 9, 2009 at 5:10 PM, Pierre Divenyi <pdivenyi@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Ani,
> Being both a pianist and a speech guy, I must express my doubts in the
> acoustic veracity of the demonstration. There seem to have been sounds that
> were speech-like but which I have never heard a piano utter. Sorry -- I need
> more than this video to believe.
> -Pierre