July 24, 2012 Leave a comment
Kid - Makers, do you want to make some noise but don’t know how to play an instrument?
Don’t exactly know how to pronounce it? Just sound it out slowly, MMM - T – SSS. Yes, now repeat it a couple of times, MMMTSSS, MMMTSSS, MMMTSSS. Can you go any faster? You should sound like you are laying down the beat of a hip hop song!
Developed by the MIT Media Lab, MmmTsss, is free software to make sounds loop, or play over and over again. All you need is a computer and a microphone. Sure, it will sound silly at first, but you can layer so many different sounds, in an endless repeat. You’ll be beat boxing in no time!
To share your experience, or to tell us about musical projects you’d like to learn, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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