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Brain-computer music interface

Anne Beetem Acker.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Music and Media; Music; Music Therapy; Contemporary Music. 580 words.

[BCMI]

Technology that allows a person to control a music-related output with commands expressed by brain signals. The output signal can control physical and virtual...

Clausen, Alf Heiberg

Daniel Goldmark.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online April 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 349 words.

(b Minneapolis, MN, 28 March, 1941). Composer for television, conductor, arranger, and orchestrator. Clausen grew up in Jamestown, ND, where he took up French horn and piano, as well as...

Colpix

Christopher Doll.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Popular Music; Contemporary Music. 253 words.

Record company. Formed in 1958 by Columbia Pictures, Colpix originally aimed to market soundtracks and spin-off recordings of Columbia’s movies and Screen Gems’ (another Columbia...

Conrad, Tony

Ryan Dohoney.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 843 words.

(b Concord, NH, March 7, 1940). American filmmaker, composer, violinist, and media artist. He began playing violin in his youth and studied with Ronald Knudsen. He became fascinated...

Copland, Aaron

Neil Lerner.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 1231 words.

(b Brooklyn, NY, 14 Nov 1900; d North Tarrytown, NY, 2 Dec 1990). American composer for screen, stage, and concert hall. Before Aaron Copland became interested in writing music for film in...

Coupleux-Givelet organ

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Early Music Media; Contemporary Music. 331 words.

[orgue des ondes (Fr.: ‘organ of the waves’)]

Electronic organ designed by the organ builder Edouard Eloi Coupleux of Tourcoing and the radio engineer Joseph Armand Givelet in...

Dadson, Phil

Laurence Libin.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music and Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 429 words.

(b Napier, New Zealand, May 14, 1946). Intermedia artist whose transdisciplinary practice includes video/sound work and installations, experimental instruments, graphic scores, and...

Disklavier

Anne Beetem Acker.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 552 words.

Line of MIDI-based reproducing player pianos introduced by Yamaha Corporation in 1982 (1986 in North America). The Disklavier system combines an acoustic piano with an...

Dreyblatt, Arnold

Daniele Buccio.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 251 words.

(b New York, NY, Aug 5, 1953). American composer and media artist. He studied film and video art at the State University of New York at Buffalo (MA 1976) and composition with Pauline...

Dunn, David Dean

Sabine Feisst.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music and Media; Contemporary Music. 913 words.

(b San Diego, CA, May 22, 1953). American composer, media artist, performer, and bio-acoustic researcher. After taking violin and viola lessons with Mary Gerard, James Glazebrook, and...

Duo-Art

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Early Music Media; Contemporary Music. 33 words.

Echofluxx

Ian Mikyska.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Sound Art; Contemporary Music. 238 words.

An annual festival of contemporary music, multimedia art, experimental film, installation, sound art, and related areas, which takes place in Prague each May. It was started in 2011 by...

Electrone

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 746 words.

Electronic organ, several models of which were designed by Leslie (E.A.) Bourn from the early 1930s and manufactured by the John Compton Organ Co. (later Compton Organs Ltd) between...

EMS

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Production Engineering; Sound Art; Contemporary Music. 363 words.

[Elektronmusikstudion] (Swed.: ‘electronic music studio’)

The Swedish national centre for electronic music and sound art, in Stockholm. It was preceded by a smaller studio run...

Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology

Jason Freeman and Frank Clark.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Production Engineering; Music Education and Pedagogy; Music and Media; Contemporary Music. 482 words.

[GTCMT]

Interdisciplinary research centre for music, computing, engineering, design, and business, founded in 2008 at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. The...

Gernsback [Gernsbacher], Hugo

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 126 words.

(b Luxembourg, Aug 16, 1884; d New York, Aug 19, 1967). American writer, publisher, and inventor. In 1904 he emigrated to America, where in 1908 he founded the first of a series of...

Giddins, Gary

Michael C. Heller.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 509 words.

(Mitchell )

(b Brooklyn, NY, March 21, 1948). American jazz and film critic and historian. After studying English at Grinnell College (BA 1972), he returned to New York and...

Givelet, (Joseph) Armand

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 530 words.

(M.Y. de P. )

(b Rheims, France, 1899; d La Varenne St-Hilaire, St-Maur-des-Fossés, France, Nov 9, 1963). French engineer and physicist. He was one of the pioneers of...

Glass, Philip

Tristian Evans.

in Oxford Music Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film, Television, and Video Game Music; Contemporary Music. 1558 words.

(b Baltimore, MD, 31 Jan 1937). American composer. Philip Glass is considered one of the founding figures of minimalist music. After studying at the University of Chicago (1952–6) and the...

Gnome

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 131 words.

Electronic keyboard instrument developed by Ivan Eremeeff in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1932; it was the smaller and better known of two instruments based on the same principles...