KAGURA is a revolutionary digital instrument that lets you make music simply by gesturing.
A computer and a web camera are all you need. From professional musicians to beginners, everyone can create original songs and performances easily.

KAGURA won Intel(R) Perceptual Computing Challenge, and Sonar+D Startup Competition 2016. KAGURA has attracted global attention.


A new performing style
achieved only by moving your body, without touching anything

Real-time image processing of the camera's video input. When your movements are instantaneously converted to music, your body itself becomes an instrument.

Cross platform

Your PC or Mac changes
into a performing tool!

It works only by installing KAGURA on your PC/Mac with a webcam or connected to a camera. You don’t need other special sensors or devices.

Various songs

Choose a song from the list,
move your body and enjoy!

Anyone can enjoy various genres of music immediately. When you select the song you want to play, download it and start playing! When new songs are uploaded, they are automatically added to the list.


By creating
your own original sound sets,
you can enhance self-expression.

It contains preset images and sounds that help you make various Soundsets. However, you can use your own personal images and sounds allowing you to personalize your performance to make it unique.


By using drag&drop,
you can enjoy an intuitive user interface.

You can arrange, change, move, and resize all of the images and sounds easily by using drag&drop.


Support for MIDI to
connect to any digital music device.

You are able to control your DAWs, DJ tools, and samplers by using body motions in the air! You don’t need to touch anything during the performance, not even your musical devices.

Real-time editing
with preview playing

You are able to edit the properties of the icon with Camera View, so it’s easy to create Soundsets while getting feedback.

Make a whole song
with Scene mode and Timeline mode

You can create different song sequences putting Scenes on the Timeline. You can also change the details of each scene anytime.

Create music by using
your image files and audio files

You can easily use images and audio files which are made by yourself or obtained from other sources. Just drop these files on the KAGURA screen directly from the folder of your PC/Mac.

  • Quantize for each icons to play music easily
  • Remixing downloaded Sound Sets
  • Infinite loop play of a Scene
  • Unlimited number of Scene creation
  • Minimum equipment to start, only with a PC and a camera
  • Support for most webcams
  • Sampling while playing
  • Synchronizing with other DAWs by MIDI clock
  • Synchronizing with multiple KAGURAs by MIDI clock
  • Changing Scene by input signal from a keyboard or MIDI devices
  • Making your set list by arranging Sound Sets
  • High quality preset audio files created by a sound engineer, Seiji Toda
  • Preset animation images created by the TriF Studio