Monthly Archives: January 2011

Product Review – Fenix LD01 and E01 LED Flashlights

While LED flashlights are not something normally associated with Lighting Technology or Music Technology, when I find a good product, it’s worth writing about.  And who doesn’t need a small but good quality flashlight while on a gig. I was … Continue reading

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Virtual Piano for “BIG” using Kinect

My friend Chris R. found this on BongBoing: http://www.boingboing.net/2010/12/13/making-a-virtual-fao.html Looks like we were a little too early for the Kinect technology shown in the video.  Chris and I designed and built our own dance on keyboard for the musical “BIG”.  … Continue reading

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Grateful Dead Goes Digital

Our friend, Erich Zann found this: Thought you might get a chuckle out of this: http://blogs.forbes.com/brianwingfield/2011/01/13/grateful-dead-begin-a-digital-chapter-in-their-long-strange-trip/ P.S.  It _is_ hard to believe that it’s been over 20 years since their last studio release! Embrace the chaos From the article linked … Continue reading

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Studio Lighting for “Red Petal Press”

WindWorks Design is pleased to have been chosen to provide studio lighting and technical support for Red Petal Press‘ photo shoot for their latest book.  The just published book is the latest in the MacMaster Chronicles “Fallen Star” by Jason … Continue reading

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White Laser Fashion Runway

Found this at the United Visual Artists website. – a white laser fashion runway.  I’ve never seen a truly white laser, and this application is really impressive. From the UVA website: United Visual Artists created a light installation for Y-3’s … Continue reading

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CD releases in 2010

Best new release Paul Motian – “Lost in a Dream” Three musicians at the peak of their game: Paul Motian on drums, Jason Moran on piano, and Chris Potter on tenor saxophone. Recorded live at the Village Vanguard with pristine … Continue reading

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Introducing our New Bloggers!!

We are really excited to announce the addition of several new bloggers to join us here.  All are experienced wind synth musicians as well as accomplished writers.   You’ve already seen “first posts” from several of these folks, and you will … Continue reading

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Musical Performance all on iOS

It’s a little late for Christmas music, but here’s an interesting twist on alternate musical instruments from the North Point Community Church. The North Point group is playing Christmas music entirely on iPads and iPods.   Thanks to my friend Chris … Continue reading

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