April 4, 2002

[TECH] Music from Electrons -

[TECH] Music from Electrons - Julie sent this my way: Electronic Musical Instruments 1870 - 1990. It's a history of electronic music. Among the interesting instruments are the theremin and the theremin cello. I'd never heard of a theremin cello before. Kinda neat!

For those unfamiliar with the theremin, it's that instrument you hear in those old horror and sci-fi movies that almost sounds like an organ but it makes a continuous, haunting, howling noise. Or you can just here what it sounded like.

Posted by James at April 4, 2002 4:26 PM
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