Collins, Nicolas


Handmade Electronic Music: The Art of Hardware Hacking

London: Routledge.


Electroacoustic Devices Electroacoustic Instruments Creative Abuse Circuit Bending


This ‘how to’ book is a guide to the creative transformation of consumer electronic technology for alternative use; such as, the creation of performable instruments, sound recording aids, and other sound making devices.

Table of contents:

Part 1. Starting
Part 2. Listening
Part 3. Touching
Part 4. Building
Part 5. Looking
Part 6. Finishing

All references of the same author:


Collins, Nicolas (1991). Low Brass: The evolution of Trombone-Propelled Electronics
Collins, Nicolas (2003d). Groove, Pit and Wave