Landscapes and City Skylines Transposed Into Musical Notation

Note Drawing by Koshi Kawachi
The Sapporo skyline

“Note Drawing” is an intriguing series by Japanese artist Koshi Kawachi that transposes city skylines and the contours of landscapes into musical notation. As part of the series, Kawachi played the Sapporo skyline on a traditional Japanese instrument.

Note Drawing by Koshi Kawachi
Listening to the Sapporo skyline

Note Drawing by Koshi Kawachi
The Bavarian Alps

Note Drawing by Koshi Kawachi
The Shinjuku skyline

photos via Koshi Kawachi

via Spoon & Tamago

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