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Wearable tech gloves that will change the way we make music | ZDNet

Wearable tech gloves that will change the way we make music | ZDNet | Industry News: Mi.Mu Gloves | Scoop.it
Wearable technology meets the music industry in the form of these gloves. They include motion technology that helps you to get closer to the music that you want to make.
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Imogen Heap intends to change this. She has created a glove that turns movement into sound. Heap is a British eclectic, eccentric, and innovative recording artist whose last album, Ellipse, earned her a Grammy and Ivor Novello award.

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These $2,000 Gloves Turn Gestures Into Music

These $2,000 Gloves Turn Gestures Into Music | Industry News: Mi.Mu Gloves | Scoop.it
Go to an electronic music concert and most of the time you’ll find the artist hunched over a computer, turning knobs and poking buttons. “When you see a musician on a laptop, they’re often doing amazing things, you just have no idea because it’s on a screen,” says Imogen Heap.
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These gloves are were only mad for musicians but she also can see it in the medical field or using it to give voice to sign language.

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Imogen Heap’s sensor-packed gloves will change digital music making forever (interview)

Imogen Heap’s sensor-packed gloves will change digital music making forever (interview) | Industry News: Mi.Mu Gloves | Scoop.it
Digital music is made out of square and sine waves. These sounds don't have bodies. They don't have a character, but according to musical mastermind Imogen Heap, wearables can bring them to life. H...
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Using Wi-Fi connected gloves, Imogen Heap is trying to make digital music a bit more human with more interactive play. 

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Imogen Heap's magical music gloves make for handmade beats - CNET

Imogen Heap's magical music gloves make for handmade beats - CNET | Industry News: Mi.Mu Gloves | Scoop.it
If she has her way, the British recording artist and her "nerd underground" will soon allow the world to play air guitar, air drums, and air electronica for real.
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Mi.Mu Gloves cost 1,200UK (2,000 dollars)

 

The gloves will recognize a variety of hand gestures, including flexed fingers and sharp movements such as those made when playing a kicking set of air drums. They have holes where the palms are to allow for hand claps and cut-off tips to allow the wearer to play other instruments. Best of all, when you wear them you have wizard-like musical powers.

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Imogen Heap Starts Kickstarter for Music-Making Gloves - Radio.com

Imogen Heap Starts Kickstarter for Music-Making Gloves - Radio.com | Industry News: Mi.Mu Gloves | Scoop.it
Mi.Mu Glove needs about $288,000 total to reach its Kickstarter goal.
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The Mi. Mu Glove its that far form its Kickstarter goal, but Imogen Heap hasn't put out an album since 2009. I wonder if she forgot to write lyrics. 

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