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49 terms
Electronic Music Test 1
Musique Concrete
Pierre Schaeffer
Pierre Henry
Locked-Groove Recordings
Method of electronic music composition that uses recorded sou…
Coined the term Musique Concrete... Engineer at the Radio-Diffu…
Composer of "Musique Concrete"... Voile d'Orphee - The Veil of…
Looping technique using phonograph records... Only a single gro…
Musique Concrete
Method of electronic music composition that uses recorded sou…
Pierre Schaeffer
Coined the term Musique Concrete... Engineer at the Radio-Diffu…
18 terms
Electronic Music Composition: Electronic basics
Output
Input
Soundwave
MIDI
Delivering information away from computer
Delivering information into a computer
Visually looks like ocean waves; general sound file
Music Instrument Digital Interface
Output
Delivering information away from computer
Input
Delivering information into a computer
32 terms
Electronic Music 1
Why was Poeme Electronique a turning p…
Who invented the Telegraph?
Who invented the Teleharmonium?
Who do you think of when you think of…
-It had familiar sounds and unfamiliar sounds... -Performed at B…
Elijah Grey
Thaddeus Cahill (made by the mind of inventor)
(go with Italians)... -Russolo ... -Busoni "King of Futurist"
Why was Poeme Electronique a turning p…
-It had familiar sounds and unfamiliar sounds... -Performed at B…
Who invented the Telegraph?
Elijah Grey
18 terms
Electronic Music Chapter 1
Compression
Propogate
Compression wave
Transverse wave
The region of air where the molecules have been compressed to…
When the compressed molecules spring apart and cause a compre…
a longitudinal wave
A horizontal wave (like ocean waves)
Compression
The region of air where the molecules have been compressed to…
Propogate
When the compressed molecules spring apart and cause a compre…
10 terms
Electronic Music Chapter 1
Thomas Edison
Bill Gates
Marc Andreessen
Robert Moog
Who created the motion picture camera?
Who founded Microsoft?
Who developed Mosaic and co-founded Netscape?
Who built the Moog synthesizer?
Thomas Edison
Who created the motion picture camera?
Bill Gates
Who founded Microsoft?
50 terms
Electronic Music EXAM 1
Compression and Rarefaction
Period
CPS, Hz, Frequency
Pitch vs frequency
Crest and trough
Compression and rarefaction per second
Cycles per second (periods), Hertz = frequency = Compressions…
The sensation of a frequency is the pitch... high freq. = high p…
Compression and Rarefaction
Crest and trough
Period
Compression and rarefaction per second
13 terms
Electronic music
radio station
dance floor
mixing board
disco
emisora
pista de baile
tabla de mezclas
discoteca
radio station
emisora
dance floor
pista de baile
17 terms
Electronic & Computer Music 1 Final
Synthesis
Sampling
Analog Synthesizers use...
What are the three parts to an Analog…
Generating a sound from scratch.
Using digital audio triggered by MIDI messages.
Modules to produce different sounds and are patched using pat…
Oscillator, Filter, Amplifier.
Synthesis
Generating a sound from scratch.
Sampling
Using digital audio triggered by MIDI messages.
59 terms
Recording and Electronic Music Notes 1
vibration
pitch
frequency
f = 1/P
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
highness or lowness of a sound, a specific frequency of vibra…
rate of vibration, measured in Hz (cycles per second)
frequency = 1/ wave period
vibration
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
pitch
highness or lowness of a sound, a specific frequency of vibra…
Electronic and Experimental Music - Chapter 1
Poeme Electronique by Edgard Varese
Reis Telephone
Elisha Gray
On the Sensation of Tone as a Physiolo…
The work marked the end of the early, academic era of electro…
Early device for electronically transmitting an audio signal…
Invented the musical telegraph
influential book published by Herman von Hemholtz in 1863
Poeme Electronique by Edgard Varese
The work marked the end of the early, academic era of electro…
Reis Telephone
Early device for electronically transmitting an audio signal…
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History of Electronic Music
In what year was the original Telharmo…
He was the author of the Futurist mani…
The first electronic music instrument…
Which of the following is NOT an elect…
1895
Luigi Russolo
Audion Piano
vacuum tube oscillator
In what year was the original Telharmo…
1895
He was the author of the Futurist mani…
Luigi Russolo
103 terms
Elements of Electronic Music Midterm 1
House of Joy
Dub
Disco
most developments in popular music sin…
enormous speakers
considered an outgrowth of reggae in 1960s, characterized by…
emerged from marginalized groups (gay, black, latino) in NYC…
dub
House of Joy
enormous speakers
Dub
considered an outgrowth of reggae in 1960s, characterized by…
22 terms
The History of Electronic Music
Telharmonium
Vacuum tube
Theremin
Ondes Martenot
1897, Thaddeus Cahill. Transmitted via telephone lines.... 1906…
a device that amplifies, switches, or modifies an electrical…
Leon Theremin created and presented it in Moscow in 1920.... Pe…
invented by maurice martenot (cello player) presented in pari…
Telharmonium
1897, Thaddeus Cahill. Transmitted via telephone lines.... 1906…
Vacuum tube
a device that amplifies, switches, or modifies an electrical…
155 terms
Recording and Electronic Music Exam 1
Vibration
Pitch
Frequency
Wave Period
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
"highness" or "lowness" of a sound, a specific frequency
rate of vibration, measured in Hz
the length of time it takes for a sound wave to complete its…
Vibration
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
Pitch
"highness" or "lowness" of a sound, a specific frequency
155 terms
Recording and Electronic Music Exam 1
Vibration
Pitch
Frequency
Wave Period
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
"highness" or "lowness" of a sound, a specific frequency
rate of vibration, measured in Hz
the length of time it takes for a sound wave to complete its…
Vibration
repetitive motion of an object that may result in sound
Pitch
"highness" or "lowness" of a sound, a specific frequency
13 terms
electronic music
what was the main instrument in this f…
in which year did Michael jackson rele…
what was invented in 1983?
what was the name of the most popular…
the synthesizer
1982
the compact disk
mini-moog
what was the main instrument in this f…
the synthesizer
in which year did Michael jackson rele…
1982
78 terms
Live Electronic Music 410R
Intonarumori: Inventor
Intonarumori: Year Invented
Intonarumori: First Concert
Intonarumori: Physical Characteristics
Luigi Russolo (Italian)
1913
April 1914
Non-electric instruments, they preceded the electronic noise…
Intonarumori: Inventor
Luigi Russolo (Italian)
Intonarumori: Year Invented
1913
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Electronic Music Exam 1 Key Terms
Chapter 1: Early Electronic Music befo…
Edgard Varese
Philips Pavilion of the Worlds Fair in…
Thaddeus Cahill
-Marriage of Technology and Music... -History of Invention... -Elec…
United States composer (born in France) whose music combines…
The location where Varese's Poeme electronique was premiered…
was granted a patent in 1897 to build an electronic musical i…
Chapter 1: Early Electronic Music befo…
-Marriage of Technology and Music... -History of Invention... -Elec…
Edgard Varese
United States composer (born in France) whose music combines…
14 terms
Electronic music
Electronic music
Musique concrete
What is the theremin and who created it
Ondes martenot
Sounds of music are created electronically
Recorded sound (vocal, instrument)
An electronic musical instrument controlled without physical…
Weird piano alien sounding thing
Electronic music
Sounds of music are created electronically
Musique concrete
Recorded sound (vocal, instrument)
11 terms
Electronic music
Forbidden Planet
The Andromeda Strain
A Clockwork Orange
Sorcerer
1st all electronic movie in 1956, science fiction, uneasy, at…
1971, 1st thriller made from Michael Crichton novel, all synt…
1971, a futuristic England overrun by gangs/ultraviolence; Mo…
1977, thriller in south america across jungle floor, german b…
Forbidden Planet
1st all electronic movie in 1956, science fiction, uneasy, at…
The Andromeda Strain
1971, 1st thriller made from Michael Crichton novel, all synt…
56 terms
electronic music
Acoustics/psychoacoustics
Frequency
Pitch
Amplitude
Acoustics: the properties or qualities of a room or building…
the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave,…
The quality of a sound governed by the rate of vibrations pro…
the maximum extent of a vibration or oscillation, measured fr…
Acoustics/psychoacoustics
Acoustics: the properties or qualities of a room or building…
Frequency
the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave,…
20 terms
Electronic Music
Rozart Mix
O superman
orientations
einstein on the beach
John cage
laurie anderson
pierre boulez
philip glass
Rozart Mix
John cage
O superman
laurie anderson
13 terms
Electronic Music
Pierre Schaeffer
Karlheinz Stockhausen
James Tenney
Pauline Oliveros
Symphonie pour un seul homme
Gesang der junglinge
Noise Study
Bye Bye Butterfly
Pierre Schaeffer
Symphonie pour un seul homme
Karlheinz Stockhausen
Gesang der junglinge
12 terms
Electronic Music
Bonfire
Boss Mode
Deadlocked
Unity
Knife Party
Knife Party
F-777
TheFatRat
Bonfire
Knife Party
Boss Mode
Knife Party
34 terms
Electronic Music
New York Social Life
Dripsody
Forbidden Planet
Tchaikovsky
Laurie Anderson 1977
Hugh LeCain 1955
Louis & Bebe Barron 1956
Clara Rockmore 1977
New York Social Life
Laurie Anderson 1977
Dripsody
Hugh LeCain 1955
31 terms
Electronic Music
Characteristics of melody
Timbre
Form
Texture
Shape (contour)... Range (distance between highest and lowest no…
Tone color
Structure... Repetition/contrast
Layers/thickness
Characteristics of melody
Shape (contour)... Range (distance between highest and lowest no…
Timbre
Tone color
Electronic music
Elisha Gray
William Duddell
Thadius Cahil
Leon Termin
Musical Telegraph
Sining Arc
Telharmonium
Theremin
Elisha Gray
Musical Telegraph
William Duddell
Sining Arc
13 terms
Electronic Music
music concrete
remixing
sampling
telharmonium
a system of taped, edited, and shaped electronic composition
creates a new version of a song by adding to the original
manipulating bits of pre-recorded sound
first machine to use electric current to produce sounds
music concrete
a system of taped, edited, and shaped electronic composition
remixing
creates a new version of a song by adding to the original
20 terms
Electronic Music
Two types of synthesizers are Analog a…
Acoustical properties describe how we…
The initial frequency in the overtone…
What term is used to describe amplitude
T
F
Fundamental
decibels
Two types of synthesizers are Analog a…
T
Acoustical properties describe how we…
F
120 terms
Electronic Music
What is the binary equivalent of the d…
What is the decimal equivalent of the…
Is MIDI a serial or parallel data tran…
Why was the MIDI protocol developed?
110010
170
A serial protocol was chosen for reasons of... economy and pract…
In the 1970s-80s, analog synthesizers had attracted many... cons…
What is the binary equivalent of the d…
110010
What is the decimal equivalent of the…
170
23 terms
Popular Music Genres: Electronic Music Comp
Tin Pan Alley
Vaudeville
Musical
Hillbilly
A period of popular song writing that began in the 1890s and…
A variety show consisting of unrelated acts by singers, dance…
Genre developing from popular songs and the vaudeville tradit…
A style of popular song derived from the rural, southern folk…
Tin Pan Alley
A period of popular song writing that began in the 1890s and…
Vaudeville
A variety show consisting of unrelated acts by singers, dance…
15 terms
Electronic Effects (for GCSE music)
reverb
chorus
loop
sample
Makes the sound fuller and gives it ambience. A room with car…
Makes one instrument / voice sound like a small group of them…
A pre-recorded ostinato pattern. Eg a bar of drums or a bar o…
Something that has been recorded beforehand.... ie. a spoken phr…
reverb
Makes the sound fuller and gives it ambience. A room with car…
chorus
Makes one instrument / voice sound like a small group of them…
46 terms
Electronic music
Thadeus Cahill invented this instrumen…
Cahill's tremendously heavy electronic…
Who invented the Triode Vacuum Tube?
The Triode Vacuum Tube was able to do…
Telharmonium
1901
Lee DeForest
Amplify electrical signals
Thadeus Cahill invented this instrumen…
Telharmonium
Cahill's tremendously heavy electronic…
1901
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Electronic Music Comp: Basic Musical Terms
music
pitch
interval
tone
an art based on the organization of sounds in time. It's four…
the relative highness or lowness of sound
the difference in pitch between any two tones
sound which has a definite pitch
music
an art based on the organization of sounds in time. It's four…
pitch
the relative highness or lowness of sound
24 terms
Electronic Music Composition Midterm Practice
Output
Input
Soundwave
MIDI
Delivering information away from computer
Delivering information into a computer
Visually looks like ocean waves; general sound file
Music Instrument Digital Interface
Output
Delivering information away from computer
Input
Delivering information into a computer
13 terms
Electronic Dance Music
David Guetta
Fat Boy Slim
Aviici
Skrillex
...
...
...
...
David Guetta
...
Fat Boy Slim
...
23 terms
What is electronic music? pt.1
what is Electronic music?
what are the two type of composers in…
who patented the vacuum-tube triode am…
what were the two Europe broadcasting…
Music that employs electronic musical instruments and electro…
1. electronic music composer- one who uses electronic technol…
Lee De Forset in 1906
Radiodiffusion Télévision Française (RTF) in Paris... and... Nordwe…
what is Electronic music?
Music that employs electronic musical instruments and electro…
what are the two type of composers in…
1. electronic music composer- one who uses electronic technol…
52 terms
Electronic and Recording Music - Exam 1 Review
intensity
power
sound pressure level
sound level meter
the sound power transmitted through a given area in a sound f…
the rate of doing work
change in air pressure resulting from sound waves
a device used to measure sound pressure level
intensity
the sound power transmitted through a given area in a sound f…
power
the rate of doing work
8 terms
Recording & Electronic Music II Listening Exam 1
Illiac Suite
Numerology
Metastasis
Appalachian Groove I
LeJaren Hiller and Leonard Isaacson... computer assisted composi…
Max Mathews... IBM 7090 mainframe computer
Iannis Xenakis... computer assisted composition
Laurie Spiegel... GROOVE program
Illiac Suite
LeJaren Hiller and Leonard Isaacson... computer assisted composi…
Numerology
Max Mathews... IBM 7090 mainframe computer
17 terms
Electronic Music Exam
Define the acronym "MIDI"
What is "Spectromorphology"?
What is "Synthesis"?
How are sounds created using Additive…
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Refers to the change of spectral quality or timbre over time…
The process of generating and modifying sound using electroni…
Adds sinewaves at harmonic intervals to create complex sounds
Define the acronym "MIDI"
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
What is "Spectromorphology"?
Refers to the change of spectral quality or timbre over time…
44 terms
Electronic Music Exam 2
reel-to-reel tape recorder
analog
splicing
leader tape
an audio recording device using magnetic tape as its recordin…
the use of signals or information presented by a continuously…
the physical act of editing magnetic tape using a razor blade
in relation to tape recorders, the non-magnetic protective ta…
reel-to-reel tape recorder
an audio recording device using magnetic tape as its recordin…
analog
the use of signals or information presented by a continuously…
84 terms
Electronic Music Test 2
Thaddeus Cahill
Telharmonium
Theremin
Trautonium
Early 20th Century... Invented the first commercially used elec…
1902-1906... Weighed 200 tons - cost over $200,000... 145 Alterna…
Oldest electronic instrument still in use... Invented by Leon T…
Invented by Friedrich Trautwein... (in 1928 - Germany)... Uses Sub…
Thaddeus Cahill
Early 20th Century... Invented the first commercially used elec…
Telharmonium
1902-1906... Weighed 200 tons - cost over $200,000... 145 Alterna…
44 terms
Electronic Music Exam 2
reel-to-reel tape recorder
analog
splicing
leader tape
an audio recording device using magnetic tape as its recordin…
the use of signals or information presented by a continuously…
the physical act of editing magnetic tape using a razor blade
in relation to tape recorders, the non-magnetic protective ta…
reel-to-reel tape recorder
an audio recording device using magnetic tape as its recordin…
analog
the use of signals or information presented by a continuously…
8 terms
Early Electronic Music
Elisha Gray
Thomas Edison
Thaddeus Cahill
Leon Theremin
(1874) Musical Telegraph
(1877) Phonograph. Could record and playback.
Telharmonium. Used additive synthesis.
(1920) Theremin. Had a glissando sound, and used heterodyne.
Elisha Gray
(1874) Musical Telegraph
Thomas Edison
(1877) Phonograph. Could record and playback.
97 terms
Electronic Music Production Terms
Acoustics
Acoustic Treatment
ADSR
AIFF
The properties or qualities of a room or building that determ…
Sound-absorbing material used to eliminate common acoustic pr…
Stands for Attack, Decay, Sustain, and Release. These are the…
Full resolution digital audio format, originally developed by…
Acoustics
The properties or qualities of a room or building that determ…
Acoustic Treatment
Sound-absorbing material used to eliminate common acoustic pr…
37 terms
Concepts in Electronic Music
Audio
Digital
Waveforms
Wavelength
electrical signals that are intended to be heard such as ampl…
you can't really hear digital wave forms.. they must be conve…
As the microphone converts acoustical sound to electrical imp…
A complete cycle has both a positive and negative excursion a…
Audio
electrical signals that are intended to be heard such as ampl…
Digital
you can't really hear digital wave forms.. they must be conve…
13 terms
Intro to Electronic Music Timeline
1897-1906
1919
1935
1940s-1950s
thaddeus cahill develops telharmonium
leon theremin invents theremin
the hammond organ is invented by laurens hammond
musique concrete is developed by Pierre schaeffer and pierre…
1897-1906
thaddeus cahill develops telharmonium
1919
leon theremin invents theremin
23 terms
History of Electronic Music
analog
digital
digital-analog hybrid synthesizers
digital sampling
allows for completely continuous change
changes by discrete steps; based on numbers
sound producing circuitry used analog components and memory s…
recording a sound by representing it with numbers, then playi…
analog
allows for completely continuous change
digital
changes by discrete steps; based on numbers
10 terms
Electronic Music in Film
Ostranenie... (____Reading)
Verfremdung
Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
"programming"
presenting common things in a strange way in order to enhance…
audience forced to see ordinary and perceive it as extraordin…
--sort of begins in 80s, starts rising in 90s; by late 90s--s…
perforations tell instrument what sound to play... • idea that E…
Ostranenie... (____Reading)
presenting common things in a strange way in order to enhance…
Verfremdung
audience forced to see ordinary and perceive it as extraordin…
18 terms
Electronic Music Chapter 2
Waveform view
Pitch
cps/hertz/Hz
ultrasonic
a graph of the change in air pressure (a physical representat…
Measurement of sound made by your brain (a perceptual property)
Cycles per second (measurement of frequency)
frequencies above our hearing range (dog whistles)
Waveform view
a graph of the change in air pressure (a physical representat…
Pitch
Measurement of sound made by your brain (a perceptual property)
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