Kelly Snook

Professor Media Arts & Technology

Project DEMO: Concordia is an immersive musical instrument for scientific exploration based on the work of Johannes Kepler which allows people to experience and play the music of the spheres.


BIO: Kelly Snook has a background in aerospace engineering, music production, audio engineering, and data sonification research. She is one of the developers of the mi.mu gloves for gestural control of music and visuals. She currently serves as Professor of Media Arts Technology at the University of Brighton and holds a PhD in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Stanford University. She spent two decades as a NASA Research Scientist with a focus on Mars and the Moon, before turning her attention to music full-time in 2010 when she joined Imogen Heap as her studio manager and musical assistant, subsequently touring with Ariana Grande in 2015 as her mi.mu glove technician.