Chris Fisher-Lochhead's "Hack" takes as it inspiration bits from the most brilliant and iconic stand-up comedians of the past and present. The cadence, pitch, and rhythm of these comedians is painstakingly transcribed, leaving just the music of what makes something funny. 

Explore this breathtaking new piece with the video and audio players below, where you can slide between the comic's audio and the musical track to hear Chris's ingenious musical treatment of the comedians' delivery.

And if you want a much deeper dive, check out the blog series that Chris wrote about his compositional process here:  Hack UnPacked

(Fair Warning: the video players below do not work on iOS.  Please view on your computer's web browser! The audio players should work on any device.)