If musical instruments could speak, what stories could they tell? Professor Benford and his team have created an instrument that documents its own life - the Carolan Guitar
Extra Bits – More on the build of the Carolan Guitar: http://youtu.be/ZGLlt2XBro4
The Penguin Barcode: http://youtu.be/kW39Mt5kscQ
Musical Floppy Drives: http://youtu.be/C3dU5u4xXaY
nb thankfully there exists no more footage of me butchering any songs on the guitar - I am really a drummer, not a guitarist! -Sean
For more info on the instrument, visit: http://www.carolanguitar.com
This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley.
Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/nottscomputer
Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran's Numberphile. See the full list of Brady's video projects at: http://bit.ly/bradychannels
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