Electronic and Experimental Music: Technology, Music, and Culture

    Electronic and Experimental Music: Technology, Music, and Culture / Thom Holmes

    Preface

    Part I. Early History—Predecessors and Pioneers (1874 to 1960)

    1. Electronic Music Before 1945

    2. Early Electronic Music in Europe

    3. Early Electronic Music in the United States

    4. Early Electronic Music in Japan

    Part II. Analog Synthesis and Instruments

    5. Tape Composition and Fundamental Concepts of Electronic Music

    6. Early Synthesizers and Experimenters

    7. Principles of Analog Synthesis and Voltage Control

    8. The Voltage-Controlled Synthesizer

    9. The Evolution of Analog Synthesizers

    Part III. Digital Synthesis and Computer Music

    10. Early Computer Music (1953 to 1985)

    11. The Microprocessor Revolution (1975 to 1990)

    12. Principles of Computer Music

    13. The Evolution of Computer Music Instruments and Software

    Part IV. The Music

    14. Classical and Experimental Music

    15. Live Electronic Music and Ambient Music

    16. Rock, Space Age Pop, and Turntablism

     

    Pioneering Works of Electronic Music

    Notes

    Glossary

    Index

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    Taylor & Francis Group 1.edition
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