This is simply amazing. I’ve seem it all now. He’s a Platinum Genius.
As Director of LEMUR, the group who created most of the instruments for the Orchestrion, I was thrilled to be a part of this project. If you want to hear more work on LEMUR’s instruments, check out LEMUR’s other videos at lemurbots.org
Metheny is so creative. Orchestrion takes the idea of a player piano and extends it about as far as it can go! Very innovative.
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