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Making Music from a Solar Eclipse | Sonification with Kronos Quartet | Exploratorium

Updated on June 29, 2017 - 8:32 PM CDT
Posted on June 29, 2017 - 4:26 PM CDT

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Please check out this video to learn about how the Exploratorium will make music from a Total Solar Eclipse. You can view on our YouTube channel, link here:

On August 21st, 2017, Wayne Grim, a Bay Area composer and Staff Sound Artist at the Exploratorium, will be producing a real-time sonification of the eclipse that will be streamed by the Exploratorium as part of a composition for the renowned musical group Kronos Quartet. This auditory collaboration will be made available on the Exploratorium's website and eclipse app. Tune in at 10:30 AM PDT to listen to it live.