Vonome

 Alejandro Miguel Justino Crawford, NYU ITP 2009


Vonome is a portmanteau of the words video and Monome.

Vonome is a musical instrument as well as an interactive installation, as well as a max/msp/jitter patch.

Vonome is a 5 octave polyphonic keyboard that plays videos rather than notes; videos are projected onto a screen and organized in a 10 X 6 array, like this:

Here's what the chromatic scale looks like on the screen:


Here's another example of someone playing the Vonome:

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& here's a very short video example:



& another:


**new** fullscreen mode:
still polyphonic + alpha channel / opacity blend