… recital.

Monday, November 22nd, 2004


“No Human Performers.

All Music Performed by Computer-controlled Acoustic Instruments.

The program will include:

J. Brendan Adamson’s

Two Studies for Player Piano (2002)

Three Studies for Automated Organ (2003)

Tides Times Two for Player Piano (2004)*

Four Studies for Guitarbot (2004)

Study for Player Piano (2004)

Study for Guitarbot, Disklavier, Automated Organ, and ModBots (2004)

J. S. Bach’s

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080,

Contrapuncti II and III (performed by GuitarBot)

W. A. Mozart’s

Allegro und Andante (Fantasia in f) für eine Orgelwalze K.608,

(1791, for self-playing organ)


RoboRecital, a concert of mechanical music presented by composer J. Brendan Adamson, will include no human performers. It will instead feature three automated instruments: GuitarBot, a robotic self-playing guitar; an automated 57 rank pipe organ; and a Yamaha Disklavier, a modern player piano.”

audio demo…