AUMI-KU InterArts is a Member of the AUMI Consortium, an international research group dedicated to exploring, sustaining, developing, and sharing the Adaptive Use Musical Instrument. Each AUMI Consortium Member institution has a particular area of focus. Ours is interdisciplinary arts and improvisation. What is the Adaptive Use Musical Instrument (AUMI)? Adaptive Use Musical Instruments (AUMI) software…
Adaptive Use Musical Instrument (AUMI) software interface and iOS App are new musical instruments that enable people who have very limited controlled (voluntary) movement to independently engage in music making. AUMI enables the user to play sounds and musical phrases through movement and gestures. This is an entry to improvisation that enables exploration of sounds ranging from pitches to noises rather than learning set pieces.