This 5 day workshop Musical Materialsstudents aged 11-14 got to try out different coding projects using MakeyMakey, RaspberryPi and Arduino for the PianoGlove all mapped to the Computing Program of Study for England.

The students worked in team to create and divise their own instruments and musical compositions. A dance machine that composed music, An interactive music box activated by touch, A Cardboard and paperclip harp, RPi-ano – push button keyboard to play music and finally the Piano Glove, a wearable aduino played using colour. The Students created projects such as a colour playable yukele to an abstract self portrait. Just Amazing what young people are capable of given time, space and encouragement.