Personal Orchestra by Jan Borchers and colleagues

How would it feel to conduct Vienna Philharmonic?

Anticipation and mutual coordination are the important characteristics of the rhythmic interaction, and also culturally well-defined act of orchestra conducting. In an often cited classic project in sonic interaction design, Jan Borchers and colleagues enable the layman to experience the dynamics of this interaction metaphors, and define new ways of aligning recorded material to human action.

The project is described in detail at http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/po, check also the  –video cached on our their server, 11.6 MB