John Cage Prepared Piano

Date May 5, 2015
Categories Database Creation, Mobile App

One of the many ingenious innovations of American composer/writer/artist John Cage was his creation of the “prepared piano”, in which he placed objects beneath and between the strings of a grand piano to create an entirely¬†new instrument.

Play meticulously sampled sounds of a piano prepared with the actual materials used by John Cage in the preparations for his Sonatas and Interludes (1946-48) as sampled under the supervision of the John Cage Trust. Create performances and share them world-wide.

This app was a number 4 world-wide music app on the iTunes store for several months.