RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (ECM.L), the global distributor for engineers, is sponsoring Music Tech Fest London from 5th-7th September at the London Symphony Orchestra’s own venue, the LSO St Lukes. In addition to sponsoring one of the artists at the event, RS is challenging hackers and musicians to get together to create a music technology innovation using, amongst other components, Arduino development boards and Raspberry Pi computer modules. The collaborators will have 24 hours to complete the project and will then give a showcase performance of each hack challenge on the main festival stage. A live YouTube stream will highlight the results and the winning hackers will be presented with a prize donated by RS.
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