Electronic Music and Musique Concrete 1st Edition 1961 hardbound with dustwrapper

Judd, F.C.


Place Published: b&w illustrations
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1961
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 8vo

Scarce 1st hardback edition of FC Judd’s study of electronic music and musique concrete, being forms of music developed in the 20th-century based on the utilization of recorded sounds as contrast with traditionally notated music; the author Fred Judd was himself a composer of electronic music, building his own prototype synthesizer in 1963 (predating Moog etc); elements of electronic music, electronic sound sources and tone shaping, composition of electronic music and musique concrete; b&w plate illustrations; tanning/foxing to endpapers and prelims, text block foxed, light scattered foxing, o.w. G-VG; dustwrapper edgeworn and rubbed, short tears/creases top front.

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