Youth Music Box, an audiovisual recording studio designed by Silent Studios, will be installed in London’s Royal Festival Hall from 17 July to 31 August, for the use of visitors. Intended to encourage improvisation and learning for all ages, the studio will allow four participants at a time to make music on instruments programmed by Silent Studios. Visitors will be encouraged to create their own music tracks and accompanying videos. The videos will be filmed in real time and uploaded to YouTube.
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