I’ve been fascinated with Vine ever since it was
launched in January. Vine, if you didn’t already know, lets you capture
and share short looping videos which can be up to 6 seconds long. Having
this 6 second limitation has squeezed no end of creativelovelinessfrom
This got me thinking. Maybe we could use Vine in a different way - to
make music. I recorded 20 individual Vines of myself singing musical
notes with the plan to make a keyboard.
Last weekend at HackBmth, myself and my bro
@skattyadz got the chance to make this idea real. I designed the on screen keyboard and
@skattyadz did the clever stuff, linking the Vines to the computer keyboard and adding effects like distortion
and reverb. @sydlawrence also added
some essential hokery pokery towards the end.
Here’s someone using it for real: