Kaegi, Werner

1971

Music and Technology in the Europe of 1970

La Revue Musicale, Nos 268-269. Paris: Richard-Masse: 11-31.
French: Musique et technologie dans l'Europe de 1970. La Revue Musicale, Nos 268-269. Paris: Richard-Masse: 9-30.

Language(s): English,  French

Keyword(s):

Musique Concrète Electroacoustic Instruments Socio-Cultural Aspects of Electroacoustic Music Electronic Music

Abstract:

The author initially presents a brief history of electrical and electronical musical instruments and computer musical systems. After this introduction, he analyses the various musical and technological directions in France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, and Sweden. To conclude, he discusses the place of the listener and the commercial use of recording techniques.