John enjoys working with musicians, artists, and designers. He spent a year in Roger Danneberg’s group at CMU, working with musicians to create tools for musical performance and accompaniment. Later, at Walt Disney Imagineering, John worked with artists and designers to create and test a number of installations for Disney theme parks.
MicroBlocks (http://microblocks.fun), John’s current project, aims to make programming physical devices like the BBC micro:bit as easy as programming in Scratch.
John enjoys playing the dulcian, the Renaissance ancestor of the bassoon.