Magnetic Sound x Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum


Hello! Information for exhibition and upkeep of Sounding Box #11 in the L’Orangerie of Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum


Refer to these samples below to tune the 6 strings, starting from the bottom on String #1.

If you experience challenges tuning and need additional support, feel free to contact us directly to request a guided Skype session.


If trouble-shooting the artwork, please check the following:

  • Power: Is the system properly powered? The littleBits are receive power via a USB cable under the metal frame. Verify that an indicator LED is illuminated; this shows that the littleBits are receiving power.

  • Tuning: If a string is silent or more quiet than normal, please verify it is properly tuned. If it is in tune and still abnormally quiet, please contact us for support.

Contact Us

We are here to help.

Contact us via our business phone number: 718-838-9206,


email the creator MJ directly to request support: