A Conversation for French Music (1870 - 1945)

musique concrete

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Sea Change

Pierre Schaeffer is in many ways a father of electronic music, and he was just starting in on his musique concrete with Radio France at the end of the time period you have listed here. Moog and Buchla have much to tip their hats to and some shoulders to stand on with this composer.

Using a turntable or tape recorder as a musical instrument in the 1980s and think you are new and fresh? M Schaeffer is four decades ahead of you!

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