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Audio and midi via USB
Here's a demo of the YDS-150 digital instrument that looks and feels like a saxophone:

21st Century Pandemic Blues
Was actually written in the 20th century, the words have been changed several times. The very first version had “System V, DOS 4 and Lotus 123”

Masks are primarily intended to reduce the emission of virus-laden droplets (“source control”), which is especially relevant for asymptomatic or presymptomatic infected wearers who feel well and may be unaware of their infectiousness to others, and who are estimated to account for more than 50% of transmissions. Masks also help reduce inhalation of these droplets by the wearer (“filtration for personal protection”).

MIT is working on a Cough Detection System to identify COVID-19 coughs. It was originally designed to help diagnose Alzheimer's.

"We hypothesized that COVID-19 subjects, especially including asymptomatics, could be accurately discriminated only from a forced-cough cell phone recording using Artificial Intelligence. "

More detail in the published paper:

Playlist of all the work I've done on the Yamaha YDS-150 digital instrument that looks and feels like a sax.

Recorded the top parts (vocals, horns) just now. The rest was 2016.

President Macron told France what needs to happen and how they arrived at the measures, going through all possible solutions, explaining why each was retained or rejected.
(Dubbed English)

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