Jaco Meyer on Composing Music for the Blind Alphabet

The most recent collaboration with Willem Boshoff is the addition of sound to the Blind Alphabet sculptures.

After noting comments by visually impaired individuals on the outdated nature of the Braille type format, the forty works of the Letter B within the Blind Alphabet, are now augmented by music, written by Meyer, to be followed by voice-overs and QR codes. This will enable the visually impaired access to the physical works through cellular technology – listening to the music and rationale behind each artwork through earphones.

Read more about Jaco Meyer here