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John Cage - 20th Century Americans - John Cage

Interview | Music Technology, Apr 1993

John Cage eavesdropped on the strange noises coming from his own imagination. Geoff Smith and Nicola Walker Smith eavesdrop on the wise words emanating from the man himself, in one of the final interviews of his trailblazing life and the last in MT's exclusive series on modern American composers.

We found these other (non-interview) articles that are linked to this artist:-

John Cage - The Rest Is Silence

Feature | Music Technology, Oct 1992
An Appreciation

John Cage - The life & the legacy

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The Development of Electronic Music - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Composing / Art | Electronic Soundmaker, Jul 1984

Says it all really

The World About Us - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Recording Studios | Music Technology, Oct 1992
Real World

Real World music

The New Age Music Conundrum

Feature | Sound On Sound, Jan 1987

What is 'New Age' music? Who plays it, and why is it apparently so popular? Our resident musicologist Mark Prendergast traces its development back to the work of 'new music' composers Arnold Schoenberg and Erik Satie.

John Cage - The Rest Is Silence

Feature | Music Technology, Oct 1992
An Appreciation

John Cage - The life & the legacy

A History of Electronic Music - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Composing / Art, History / Culture | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1981

Part 1 looks at the early growth of this vitally important area of music today.

Heroes - Part 12

Feature | One Two Testing, Dec 1984

Brian Eno and the studio

New Music

Feature | Sound International, Oct 1978

Eddie Cochran-White dispels those post-summertime blues with some cherished memories of recent good reads.

Karlheinz Stockhausen

Feature | Sound On Sound, May 1992
Electronics Into Light

Karlheinz Stockhausen has had a profound influence on modern music from the 1950s onwards, and pioneered the use of electronics to create genuinely new music. Mark J. Prendergast reviews his career.

Interactive Music

Feature | Topic: Tape, Vinyl, CD, DAT | Music Technology, Jan 1989

Ever since the invention of the wax cylinder, listening to recorded music has been a passive experience; now CDs are capable of holding MIDI and other performance data. Bob O'Donnell looks at the changing face of music.

Hot House Flowers

Show Report | Music Technology, Oct 1990

The excessive heat in London's Olympia gave the latest hi-tech gear a run in the "who's hottest" stakes at this year's British Music Fair. Simon Trask sweats it out.

How East Met West

Feature | Topic: Design, Development & Manufacture | Music Technology, Nov 1986

New technology has already brought the music industries of East and West closer together, but how has that affected the music itself, and what will happen as the two cultures get closer still? Gary Larson gives his viewpoint.

Animating Film Sound

Feature | Topic: Composing / Art, Video / Film / Picture | Sound On Sound, Jun 1986

Catch a glimpse of what goes through the mind of a Newcastle musician commissioned to provide a suitable soundtrack for an animated film whose subject matter revolves around a woman living alone in a high-rise block of flats. John Goodenough relates his experiences.

A History of Electronic Music - Part 6

Feature | Topic: History / Culture | Electronics & Music Maker, Jun 1982
Into the Seventies

The Secrets of Computer Composition - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Algorythmic Composition | Music Technology, Mar 1989

The question "can computers write music" has never been more important than it is in 1989; what is an algorithmic composition program, and will it ever replace the human composer? Ian Waugh composes himself.

Sydney Harbours Radicals

Feature | Music Technology, Feb 1988
Sydney Music Conservatorium

Music technology Australian style. To prove that there's more to the Australian music scene than the Fairlight, Jonathan Puckeridge pays a visit to the Sydney Music Conservatorium.

Bopping With The BBC

Feature | Topic: Computing | Electronic Soundmaker, Aug/Sep 1984

A six page feature that shows you how to make music with the aid of the BBC Micro

Zyklus MIDI Performance System

Review | Sound On Sound, Feb 1988

What the hell's a MIDI Performance System? David Mellor does his level best to explain.

A History Of Electronic Music - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Composing / Art, History / Culture | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1982

Editions For You

Feature | Topic: Marketing / Promotion, Music Business | Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1985

Record label spotlight on the innovatory people who bring you Brian Eno and numerous others.

Spectro Sound Studio

Feature | Topic: Education, Recording Studios | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1982

A look at Newcastle’s ‘open access' electro-music studio.

History of Electronic Music - Part 7

Feature | Topic: History / Culture | Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1982
Brian Eno

Electronic Music - A Philosophical Defence

Opinion | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1982

Standing at one of the most exciting crossroads in musical history we look at the pros and cons of electronic music.

New Electronic & Instrumental Music In The Late 1980s

Feature | Sound On Sound, Apr 1989
An overview

Mark Prendergast presents a general overview of record labels, artists, and recordings that make up the exciting area of new electronic and experimental music in the late 1980s.



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