The Music You Wear: The Head Resonator


In 2010, we took a look at Instrumental Clothing, a work in progress by Andrea Sisson. The work was still mostly conceptual at the time, with only a few finished pieces. Andrea continued working and kept us updated on her progress.IMG_7012bigWeb IMG_6942smWeb


The newest completed work is the Head Resonator; a viola that is worn by the musician and resonates mainly around the head. The final design looks like suspenders and a collar and sounds beautiful when plucked or bowed. The video below gives a glimpse into the process of creating the finished product:

[Images: Andrea Sisson]

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