i1: Introduction

Illustration of an electric guitar and amplifier

A significant part of my PhD research at Queen’s University Belfast involves the design and fabrication of bespoke assistive music technology devices. My research takes the form of four case studies. Here’s an overview of the first instrument I’m developing named i1; a virtual guitar that can be played through movement. For confidentiality reasons, I … Continue reading i1: Introduction

Lab Notes: 24/09/18

The picture above shows the prototype I completed in preparation for the 2018 One-Handed Musical Instrument Trust (OHMI) conference. If you look closely, a few features have been added that were not previously discussed. For instance, there are 3.6mm jack connectors which provide a means for connecting standard accessibility switches to the device, controlling playback, … Continue reading Lab Notes: 24/09/18