Posted on October 24, 2014, at 11:59 a.m. ET
Using an EEG that turns her brain waves into sound, she is able to play a duet with herself. According to the Chicago Reader, Kleijn practiced meditation to be able to control the sounds made by her brain.
The piece she is playing is called "Intelligence in the Human-Machine" and it's a collaboration between Kleijn, sound engineer Ryan Ingebritsen and composer Daniel Dehaan. They hope to extend the collaboration to more pieces in the future, possibly a dystopian future full of robots that takes place in space.
H/T and hugs to Lauren Ober and WAMU
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