Synthesis: an introduction to the history, theory & practice of electronic music

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Alfred Pub. Co., 1985 - Music - 120 pages
A complete text on electronic music that has been completely updated in this second edition. Topics include a short history of electronic music, the tape recorder as a musical instrument, analog synthesizers, signal processors & analog sequencers, polyphonic, programmable & hybrid synthesizers, computers & MIDI.

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Contents

CHAPTER A SHORT HISTORY OF ELECTRONIC MUSIC
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THE TAPE RECORDER AS A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT
25
THE ELECTRONIC SYNTHESIS OF SOUND
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