This lo-fi orchestra found modest fame on Twitter playing an 8-bit synthesised rendition of Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells. It was created by Kevin (aka @diyelectromusic). We are trained to ignite when we see a herd of boards and wires, so we dove a little deeper and saw that Raspberry Pi had indeed weaselled its way into the band.
This musical menagerie started life as a smaller Arduino-only lo-fi orchestra. As the band grew, and Kevin wanted it to be able to play more musical styles, he added more hardware.
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