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    Robotic Bohemian Rhapsody

    Published on Jul 26, 2017

    11-part harmony with the Hummingbird Robotics Kit

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    Self-playing orchestra with 17 instruments - Philipps Paganini

    Published on Sep 4, 2017

    Welcome to the mechanical version of Alice in Wonderland!
    To open the lid on the Phillips Pianella Paganini is like opening a door to a magic mechanical wonderland. Enjoy!! / Martin

    The Paganini is an Orchestrion built in 1921. It is the flagship model of Philipps & Son’s from Frankfurt. It is the largest remaining orchestrion of the company. The 3 meters high cabinet houses an instrumentation that can replace 15 musicians. The Organ pipes of the Phillips Paganini can imitate alot of different instruments and. As many as 10 different paper music rolls can be played using the unique revolving mechanism.
    The revolving mechanism is a very unique feature that allows the Paganini to play continuosly for for more than 2 hours without a person having to intervene. There is not alot of mechanical instruments that can beat that. The Phillips Paganini is A true masterpiece from the roaring twenties and the very definition of an Orchestrion.

    Name: Philipps Pianella Paganini
    Type of Instrument: Orchestrion
    Year Built: 1921
    Maker: J.D. Philipps & Sons Bockenheim
    Place of Manufacture: Frankfurt am-Main, Germany

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    O Sole YuMio

    Published on Sep 11, 2017

    A very special guest is in final rehearsals at the Teatro Verdi in Pisa, Italy, ahead of a unique performance this week to mark the First International Festival of Robotics. ABB's collaborative robot YuMi will be conducting the Lucca Philharmonic Orchestra – marking a breakthrough in robotic involvement in the arts.
    "A night at the opera"

    by Andrea Colombini
    September 4, 2017

    YuMi, human-friendly dual arm robot, ABB Ltd., Zurich, Switzerland



    YuMi takes the stage

    Published on Sep 13, 2017

    YuMi, the world's first truly collaborative dual-arm robot, has made its debut at the opera by conducting Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli and the Lucca Philharmonic Orchestra at the Teatro Verdi in Pisa. ABB's YuMi was invited to the stage by Mr. Bocelli, who performed the famous aria "La Donna è Mobile" from Verdi's Rigoletto. YuMi also conducted works of Puccini and Mascagni during its first night at the opera in front of a sold-out Teatro. Among the guests was ABB CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer, under whose leadership YuMi was developed. The unique demonstration showed what can happen when advanced robotics meets the arts.

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    Self Playing Steinway Duo-Art Piano - recorded by Sergei Prokofiev

    Published on Oct 2, 2017

    This is the amazing Self Playing Steinway Duo-Art Piano, it records a pianists performance in real time and in this episode of Music Machine Mondays Sergei Prokofiev will play prelude Op 45, No 3 and Winged Poem, Op.51, No3 “LIVE” for us, Enjoy! Martin & Co

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