Music from a Tree

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“Creativity arises out of the tension between spontaneity and limitations, the latter (like the river banks) forcing the spontaneity into the various forms which are essential to the work of art or poem.” – Rollo May

Diego Stocco is a man who once saw a tree and decided to make music with it. Armed with some microphones, a modified stethoscope, a bow, and a Pro Tools LE system, he composed an entire piece of music using only unmodified sounds formed from the tree itself. Check out the final result here: Diego Stucco’s “Music From a Tree”

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3 Responses to Music from a Tree

  1. Dianne says:

    This was absolutely astonishing, inspiring and delightful. I cannot wait to share this with my 3 yr. old grandson Jack. Amazing insight to the world around you that so manyotherwise would not be aware of. Thank You

  2. Kyle R Dixon says:

    What’s that image from? I would really like to use it for a college poster

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