Types of machines of great importance came to my notice, offering possibilities for types of marvellous control.


This is a project about uncomfortable questions.

It’s about making musical devices that don’t work the way they should.

It’s about memory and remembering and listening and forgetting.

It’s about hearing something for the last time. It’s about acceptance.

Three instruments have been made. You should make them, it might help you, too.

Visit the Store to buy a paperback copy of the Book of Knowledge of Impractical Musical devices.

This is a project by Yann Seznec.

Book of Knowledge, paperback edition