Zach Rose
Published © MIT

Alexa SoundTouch Speaker Control

An experimental skill for using Amazon Alexa to control Bose SoundTouch speakers.

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Alexa SoundTouch Speaker Control

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Amazon Echo
Amazon Alexa Amazon Echo
BeagleBone Black BeagleBone Black
SoundTouch® 10 wireless music system
Bose SoundTouch® 10 wireless music system

Software apps and online services

SoundTouch® Developers API
Bose SoundTouch® Developers API
Alexa Skills Kit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
AWS Lambda
Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda
Amazon Web Services AWS EC2
Snappy Ubuntu Core
Snappy Ubuntu Core


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Architecture Overview

This is how the three components work together.


Local Server for Alexa SoundTouch

Runs on the network with your SoundTouch devices and communicates with the Remote Server to empower the Alexa skill.

Alexa SoundTouch Skill

The Lambda Function and Voice Interaction pieces that make up the skill itself.

Remote Server Bridge for Alexa SoundTouch

Cloud broker between the SoundTouch skill and the local server+devices.


Zach Rose

Zach Rose

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SoundTouch Ecosystem Product Manager. Let's chat about hacking on audio!
Thanks to CONNCTED.


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