A violin made of lasers

Technology lecturer Dylan Menzies doesn’t play the violin in the traditional sense. Instead he uses software and lasers to translate the positioning, speed and motion of a traditional wooden bow into music.

Why I’m Curious

Is technology going to change the way that we approach traditional music-making? Will the skills that so many have acquired fall by the wayside because we can make the same, if not better music, through technology?

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