In Brief

Artist Brian House turned a year's worth of location tracking into music, suggesting that our everyday patterns contain musical qualities.

For one year, artist Brian House diligently recorded his whereabouts using a location tracker app. At the end of that year, he took his 365 days of movement and turned it into an 11 minute musical composition set on vinyl. He called it Quotidian Record.

To create the musical path to accompany his physical movements, House assigned each site of his life – such as work, home, studio – a specific step in the musical scale, and then assigned each city a different key. He explains to Fast Co.Create:

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