Tag Archives: Wendy Carlos

I Fell In Love With Electronica

An email about an early electronic music pioneer inspired a longer than usual response from me. John, who lives in San Jose, alerted me to some information about Delia Derbyshire. She was employed by the BBC and performed many early … Continue reading

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Some Personal Recollections About Classical Music

A couple of record albums were the seeds for my appreciation of classical music. The soundtrack for “2001: A Space Odyssey” (a movie I still enjoy) and “Switched On Bach” by Walter (Wendy) Carlos. As far as spine-chilling music goes, … Continue reading

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Moog And More

First of all, so your mind can read it right, the name, Moog, is pronounced with a long “O” sound. Think “oh” not “zoo”. Robert Moog was of Dutch ancestry, and he prefered the “oh” pronunciation. Bob Moog began his … Continue reading

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