Jon McGregor’s ‘Reservoir 13′ – Audience Audio Project

Jon McGregor’s ‘Reservoir 13′ – Audience Audio Project

Posted on May 10, 2017 in News

We are helping 4th Estate author Jon McGregor to create a new way of taking a book on tour, utilising his audience’s smart phones to create a soundtrack to each performance. “At midnight when the year turned…” – Reservoir 13, Chapter 1. This year, award-winning author Jon McGregor releases his fourth novel, Reservoir 13. He’ll […]

Twinklr v2

Twinklr v2

Posted on May 9, 2017 in News

In winter 2015 we were commissioned by D-Lab to create Twinklr: A Modern Music Box. This was a proof of concept – could we build a compelling musical toy that combined a touch screen and a tactile handle that enabled people to quickly and joyfully make music? Tom showed some people in London, and we […]

D-Lab Commission and Collaboration

D-Lab Commission and Collaboration

Posted on May 28, 2015 in News

We’re pleased to announce that Time Travel Opps has been selected for a D-Lab commission to produce ‘Twinklr’. This will be the second collaboration between composer Richard Birkin and technologist Tom Armitage. Richard: “Twinklr has been on my mind for a long time. Tom and I spoke about it while working on Rubato earlier this […]

New Project: Rubato

New Project: Rubato

Posted on Nov 12, 2014 in News

Rubato is a platform that allows performers to control synchronised visual content on their audience’s devices. And from a foot pedal/MIDI controller too, meaning that the content is sympathetic to the ebbs and flows (the rubato) of a performance. The project is part of Sound & Music’s Audience Development Incubator. Photo CC Paul Coles. People […]

Night Sun Online – Out Now

Night Sun Online – Out Now

Posted on Aug 25, 2014 in News, Night Sun

Today Time Travel Opps releases Night Sun Online. It’s the online version of the installation I created in February this year for Nottingham Light Night. The whole story by Emma Lannie, all the photos by Dan Wheeler, and the piece I wrote. To view Night Sun, visit: timetravelopps.co.uk/nightsun The music is available from all digital […]