The 8 Square is a self contained musical instrument consisting of eight button-triggered tunable square wave synthesizers. Each of the eight synths can be tuned to any pitch the musician desires. The design incorporates two centrally located 1 in. speakers.
This piece is made possible with a 2014 Nice Grant. The large kinetic sculpture music machine was designed to function and interact with vocal performers. The Rapparatus made it's debut during Optical Popsicle 7 with musician Scoot Dubs at the Indianapolis Museum of Art.