Made with Michael and Ben and mounted on a sturdy board.
There are various noisemaking elements to the bike:
- The back wheel turns, hits and strums (the guitar is rested in the bike's front basket).
- There are woodchimes suspended from the frame to be beaten.
- Guitar strings strung on the frame.
- The front wheel is removed and tuned to be played, either struck or plucked.
- And... a bell
It sounds sort of dreamy and hypnotic... Definitely very soft and peaceful...
From halfway through
From just about finished:
(the sounds are taken from the very poorly shot videos)
(Warning - v. dark and you can't see much except in the last one)
I guess that we will see how well it all goes once the play starts. Good Luck Ben and...