Karajan/MIT Classical Music Hackathon

October 21-23, 2016

Presented by the Eliette and Herbert von Karajan Institute in collaboration with the MIT Music and Theater Arts Section

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"We have learnt from the things of the past, to bring them with us into the present, and hand them on to the future."

Herbert von Karajan (1908-1989)

Classical Music Meets Code: welcome to the 3rd Classical Music Hack, an event that combines the greatest classical music from the past with breakthrough technology in the present. Build tools to allow innovative, digital experiences of classical repertoire. Open to engineers, musicians, and everyone in between with an interest in hacking the classics!

Check out previous Classical Hackathon presentations!


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Friday, October 21

Presentations by studio21

Saturday, October 22

Morning: Workshops, presentations, pitches

Afternoon: Hacking begins!

Sunday, October 23

Presentation of the hacks