Fabien Cappello Turns Retro Typewriters Into Music-Makers

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:   Updated: Mar 31 2011 • References: fabiencappello and yankodesign
Fabien Cappello has effectively turned retro typewriters into pianos with his 'Typing the Sound' project with Yamaha. Cappello has rigged these retro typewriters so that when each key is pressed it emits a corresponding musical note--just like a piano.

Check out Fabien Cappello playing a typewriter-piano for the 'Typing the Sound' project above.