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Finding music in nature? This record player plays the “sound” of tree rings

Artist Bartholomäus Traubeck saw a similarity between the grooves on a record and the rings of a tree trunk. In his project entitled ‘Years,’he converted an old record player so that he could find the music within these tree rings. 68 more words


Music of the Trees

Thanks to modern technology, a record player can now play more than just vinyl. German artist Bartholomaus Traubeck has modified a record player in order to translate tree rings into beautifully, haunting piano music. 297 more words

Random - YEARS by Bartholomäus Traubeck : A record player that plays slices of wood

Bartholomäus Traubeck, born in Munich, Germany in 1987.

A record player that plays slices of wood. Year ring data is translated into music, 2011. Modified turntable, computer, vvvv, camera, acrylic glass, veneer, approx. 92 more words


What trees sound like!

Artist Bartholomäus Traubeck has custom-built a record player that is able to “play” cross-sectional slices of tree trunks. The result is his art piece “Years,” an audio recording of tree rings being read by a computer and turned into music, much like a record player’s needle reads the grooves on an LP.what… 109 more words

30 Monday's Muse - What Creative Genius Sounds Like

Not all artists are also inventors, but they should be. German media artist Bartholomäus Traubeck has built a record player that interprets year rings on cross-sectional slices of tree trunks, similarly to how a record player’s needle reads the grooves on an LP. 263 more words

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