Hornucopian Dronepipe is a 3D printed wind instrument designed by MONAD studio in collaboration with Scott F. Hall. The dronepipe is one of the 5 instruments of the installation, which is actually called ‘MULTI’.

courtesy of MONAD Studio

courtesy of MONAD Studio

MULTI is a bandshell framework that holds 5 instruments:
*2-string piezoelectric violin
*1-string poezoelectric monovioloncello
*1-string travel bass guitar
*hornucopian dronepipe (electroacoustic didgeridoo horn)
*small didgeridoo (still in progress).

courtesy of MONAD Studio

courtesy of MONAD Studio

Three performers play live the 5 instruments as well as the sonic wall, that serves as bandshell and instruments’ rack. The framework itself is also another instrument which produces a drone, sonic environment that highlights the radical design of these instruments.

courtesy of MONAD Studio

courtesy of MONAD Studio

Project info:
Designer: MONAD Studio : Eric Goldemberg + Veronica Zalcberg with Musician/Luthier: Scott F. Hall
Project Team: Jack Garcia, Stephanie Colon, Zoe Zoe Russian, Stephany Guinan, Albert Elias, Hex Ceballos, Manuel Perez-Trujillo

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