Drum Music with a Wii Remote

Sometimes technology and music intersect in amazing ways and this is certainly one of them. Patrick Flanagan has managed to make a Wii Remote control all kinds of different drums and percussion instruments. In the first video, Patrick explains how the instrument works.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0b-tWK6AeLY

The second video shows Patrick performing/improvising with the instrument.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lm435icmFSQ

If you know where my brain is, you can figure out why this is SO AMAZINGLY COOL!