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Material culture and electronic sound / edited by Frode Weium and Tim Boon.

Contributor(s): Weium, Frode | Boon, Tim.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Artefacts : studies in the history of science and technolog: v. 8.Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press ; 2013Description: xvii, 293 pages : illustrations (some col.), facsims., music, plans, ports. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 9781935623106 (cloth : alk. paper); 1935623109 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Electronic music -- History and criticism | Electronic musical instruments -- History | Music and technology. -- HistoryDDC classification:
Contents:
Bellowphones and blowed strings : the auxeto-instruments of Horace Short and Chales Algernon Parsons / Aleksander Kolkowski and Alison Rabinovici -- Artifacts in performance / Katy Price -- Technology and authenticity : the reception of the Hammond organ in Norway / Frode Weium -- Mimics, menaces, or new musical horizons? Musicians' attitudes toward the first commercial drum machines and samplers / Sarah Angliss -- The magentic tape recorder : recording aesthetics in the new era of schizophonia / Ragnhild Brøvig-Hanssen -- Stockhausen meets King Tubby's : the transformation of the stepped filter into a musical instrument / Sean Williams -- The oramics machine and the origins of British electronic and computer music / Mick Grierson and Tim Boon -- Musical instruments and user interfaces in two centuries / Tellef Kvifte -- Austrian pioneers of electronic musical instruments / Peter Donhauser -- New and rediscovered musical instruments rediscovered / David Toop.
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