The PopTech folks have put Imogen Heap’s impromptu performance of Hide and Seek on line. She was not scheduled to attend the conference, so it was a real surprise. And it answers that nagging question: can IH really hit a high B, or is it auto-tune? (yes, she hits the B). She mentioned that it was her first public performance of this song without a vocoder. I had a chance to chat with Imogen earlier in the day in one of the upstairs rooms of the Camden Maine opera house. She is a very lovely lady.
Here’s her original (vocoder + autotune) version: