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In all other cases you should see a musical instrument, a musical interface, a sound sculpture making music, a weird musical instrument, an odd musical instrument, an experimental musical instrument.

You can also find information about builders of musical instruments or artists using some of the strangest musical instruments you can find on earth. Just browse this pages to find some of the novelty instruments and get some inspiration to make your own musical instruments or sound machines and let me know.

The Secretary\'s Nightmare
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The Secretary\'s Nightmare is a musical sculpture, a sculpture that makes interesting sounds when struck. It evolved out of a mirror-like hollow steel ball found washed up on a beach and some antique typewriter parts.

You can play The Secretary\'s Nightmare in different ways, such as by dragging pieces of mattress foam over it or strike it with a ping pong ball on a string.

The music it makes is always somewhat out of control and random. Because the sounds it makes are low-volume it\'s used with a stethoscope as a means of amplification. Playing it is a very personal experience. People without the stethoscope only hear a weak suggestion of what goes on inside it.

(from: http://www.instructables.com)


The Secretary\'s Nightmare
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
308
308
Bill Birdsall
Bill Birdsall
aka Thinkenstein, diy enthousiast
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The Secretary\'s Nightmare