Die Stimme des Klaviers
Posted: 2009-10-07 18:20 | More posts about art berlin computers experimental german language germany linguistics news oddities
The computer performs a frequency analysis of the sound spectrum, aided by Ablinger himself, which is then fed into the piano player and out comes the child's voice.
(Video in German with English subtitles)
While I wouldn't have much hope for people trying to work out what the piano is "saying" without the aid of seeing the words as they're heard, I think it's a pretty interesting experiment. The auto-player in itself is something to be marvelled at. Neat!