Developed by a Guggenheim award-winning violinist/composer Mari Kimura, MUGIC® (Music/User Gesture Interface Control) is a small, versatile and affordable prototype motion sensor that enables you to use your movements to control virtually anything in software. A small electronic gadget, MUGIC® has been used by musicians, dancers, artists, actors on stages around the world.
In September 2020, the long-awaited MUGIC® became FINALLY available for purchase.
We share Max patches and Ableton devices for free, so artists can start creating immediately, without spending time learning a complicated custom software. Here is virtuoso percussionist Aiyun Huang performing an excerpt from "Iron Bird" for Cymbal and MUGIC® (2021) by Mari Kimura
MUGIC® is an easy-to-use WIFI sensor, suited to learn and teach electronic music, interactive graphics and to create sounds, control effects, change lighting parameters, generate visuals and much more. MUGIC® enables you to expand your control over your system and translate your movements into meaningful data.