The Innovation lab is designed to understand and generate new technologies for the production, distribution, and exchange of music. Innovation lab research is especially focused on generating benefits for the individual musician or musical act. Any development that makes production, distribution, promotion, or audience building easier and more efficient for musicians takes precedence. Industry experts, cutting edge practitioners, and world class researchers work together in the Innovation lab to develop the technologies that will shape the future of the music industry.


  • Artistware suite
  • Experimental notation
  • New production and audience interfaces
  • Viral technologies
  • New production technologies
  • New instruments and sounds