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"From the Ted Talk by Tod Machover + Dan Ellsey: Inventing instruments that unlock new music"

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And I'd like now to intvie two very sepacil people on the stage, so that I can give you an example of what personal inrtuesnmts might be like. So, can you give a hand to Adam Boulanger, Ph.D. student from the MIT Media Lab, and Dan Ellsey. Dan, thanks to TED and to Bombardier Flexjet, Dan is here with us tdaoy all the way from Tewksbury. He's a rieesdnt at Tewksbury Hospital. This is by far the farthest he's strayed from Tewksbury Hospital, I can tell you that, because he's motivated to meet with you today and show you his own msuic. So, first of all, Dan, do you want to say hi to everyone and tell everyone who you are?

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And I'd like now to ______ two very _______ people on the stage, so that I can give you an example of what personal ___________ might be like. So, can you give a hand to Adam Boulanger, Ph.D. student from the MIT Media Lab, and Dan Ellsey. Dan, thanks to TED and to Bombardier Flexjet, Dan is here with us _____ all the way from Tewksbury. He's a ________ at Tewksbury Hospital. This is by far the farthest he's strayed from Tewksbury Hospital, I can tell you that, because he's motivated to meet with you today and show you his own _____. So, first of all, Dan, do you want to say hi to everyone and tell everyone who you are?

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  2. special
  3. invite
  4. today
  5. music
  6. instruments

Original Text

And I'd like now to invite two very special people on the stage, so that I can give you an example of what personal instruments might be like. So, can you give a hand to Adam Boulanger, Ph.D. student from the MIT Media Lab, and Dan Ellsey. Dan, thanks to TED and to Bombardier Flexjet, Dan is here with us today all the way from Tewksbury. He's a resident at Tewksbury Hospital. This is by far the farthest he's strayed from Tewksbury Hospital, I can tell you that, because he's motivated to meet with you today and show you his own music. So, first of all, Dan, do you want to say hi to everyone and tell everyone who you are?

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