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ContinuuCon 2017 Comes to Asheville

Dozens of electronic music players from around the world descended on the city of Asheville, North Carolina, to participate in the second annual Continuum Conference. The conference is dedicated to exploring the possibilities of the electronic Haken Audio Continuum Fingerboard.   

UNC Asheville hosted a free concert featuring solo and ensemble playing on the electronic Haken Audio Continuum Fingerboard at Lipinksy Hall..

Grammy-winning special guest Roy “Futureman” Wooten performed along with Rob Schwimmer, Edmund Eagan, Sally Sparks, Benedikt Slotte, and UNC Asheville Paddison Distinguished Professor of Music Wayne Kirby.

For more information about ContinuuCon 2017, visit continuucon.com.

Helen Chickering is a host and reporter on Blue Ridge Public Radio. She joined the station in November 2014.