bar|none wrote an extensive blog post about the state of the Eigenharp and what’s coming in 2012. He also talks about his experience as a musician and very early adopter (he got one of the first Alphas).
He closes with:
I do now see how the original vision will become reality for users. This is an amazing instrument and platform. There is no equal anywhere. Yes it is complex, but it now hides this complexity under a mature, accessible and very capable host while allowing access and extensibility to all levels of player from beginner to pro users as well as to programmers wishing to extend the platform. Even if you never changed out a sound in the factory setup, you could play, learn and enjoy this instrument for a lifetime.
Head over to his blog for this very interesting read: