Skoog is a new way of playing, learning, making and enjoying music - A new musical instrument. A squishy hand-sized foam cube that connects to your ipad, tablet or computer. But unlike a traditional instrument, you don’t need to read music or memorise your scales to give this a go. All you need is a love of music.
Developed by Skoogmusic Ltd Skoog 2.0 is the the evolution of the Skoog an educational tool developed in Scotland.
Physical modelling captures the nuances of each particular instrument; playing a plucked string for a example the you'll get the different notes and timbres depending on how you physically manipulate your Skoog.
Jason Robertson, AKA Aqua Bassino, improvises an ambient composition on Skoog. A new tactile musical instrument. Jason is using a ustom synth patch in Ableton. The Skoog has been set up to send midi via the Skoogmusic OSX software platform.