Meanwhile, at The Science Museum, London SW7 ...
Oramics to Electronica: Revealing Histories of Electronic Music
The story of Electronic Music, from the sound experiments of the 1950s through the digital revolution to today, is one of invention and innovation. Developed with a team of electronic musicians, [our] exhibition charts this history with examples of music making technology spanning more than 50 years.
Entrance is free but it's only on until Saturday 01 December 2011
I too intend to attend, though 1950 seems a very late date to give as the starting point. What about Theremin, Martenot, Cage's work with optical film soundtrack, etc. , all predating 1950?
Originally Posted by Serial_Apologist
Its tied in to the reconstruction of the Oramics machine
a really brilliant and significant event for the UK
Mick Grierson (from Goldsmiths !) deserves a medal for this