FX_jacket Performance tool since 2008

The FX_Jacket allows you to explore a room while manipulating sound.


- Switch for choosing between two inputs (Mic IN + Line IN)
- Some audio effect pedals (variable)
- Audio transmitter (one channel) or a small guitar amplifier or both

This is a string instrument at Freiraum MQ

The pitch of a base string is altered by a lever which employs a motor in order to apply tension and is also modulated by an infrared distance sensor.

The string is hit by a drill and by the performer.

+ audio effect pedals


The dream of a low frequency, scraping, clicking and undulating pile of metal has been fulfilled!