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Electronic musical instrument

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An electronic musical instrument is a musical instrument that produces sound using electronics. .... RCA produced experimental devices to synthesize voice and music in the 1950s. ... practical polyp...

Music By Electricity (1906) - United States Early Radio History

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Although perhaps the first electrical music synthesizer, Cahill's innovation, generally ... has produced many wonders, they have been mainly of the workaday kind. ... At a keyboard of his device a performer--or there may be two-- lightly presses ...

The First Broadcast - Christmas Eve -1906

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He had succeeded in transmitting voice and music over the air. ... He had provided specifications and subsequently modified a device that was built to his design ...

John Philip Sousa, "The Menace of Mechanical Music," 1906

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John Philip Sousa, "The Menace of Mechanical Music," 1906 ... novels, comes now the mechanical device to sing for us a song or play for us a piano, ... proportion of music in its soul, we may observe the English sparrow, which, introduced ...

Recording Technology History - Audio Engineering Society

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Jul 6, 2005 ... 1906 - Victor introduced the first all-enclosed cabinet phonograph ... high due to the growth of live radio, but new kinds of minority music become popular. .... 1940 - David Sarnoff of RCA installed first secret recording devices ...

The Record Effect - The New Yorker

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Jun 6, 2005 ... How technology has transformed the sound of music. ... Ever since Edison introduced the wax cylinder, in 1877, people have been trying to ... By 1900, the phonograph was being marketed as a purely musical device. .... Recording has the unsettling power to transform any kind of music, no matter how ...

Behind the Music - IEEE Transmitter

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Feb 16, 2016 ... The History of Recording and Playback of Music ... 1906 – Victrola – This updated device was a disc player with a horn inside the cabinet ... 1966 – 8-Track – This large cassette-type device was created for use in cars, and ...

History of Communications - RADIO: The Ideas that Made Radio ...

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Nov 21, 2005 ... But as wonderful as these amazing devices were, they shared a common ... introduced, in 1906, what we think of today as radio: music, news, talk, ... Although best known for his 1906 Christmas Eve broadcast of music and ...

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The radio got its voice on Christmas Eve 1906. ... During this Golden Age, the radio evolved from a simple device in a bulky box to a complex piece of .... Digital radios can be programmed for specific stations, types of music, news, etc. ... The period leading up to the introduction of television is considered radio's Golden Age.

electronic instrument | music | Britannica.com

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May 31, 2015 ... Any musical instrument that produces or modifies sounds by electric, and usually electronic, means. ... Completed in 1906, this instrument employed large rotary generators to .... instruments were large, experimentally oriented devices. .... Introduced in 1983, the DX-7 was polyphonic, had a five-octave ...

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History of Music Players - 1877-1928

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In 1906 the Victrola model record player was introduced by RCA Victor. This record player had variable turntable speeds to accommodate the already wide ...

Inside The Music Industry - Chronology - Technology And The Music ...

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May 27, 2004 ... While experimenting with a new telegraph device, Thomas Edison ... retired with the Victor Talking Machine Company's 1906 introduction of the ...

Tunes and technology: How music tech mastered the science of sound

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Jan 7, 2015 ... A timeline exploring music technology through the years. ... Thomas Edison invents the phonograph, the first device able to record and ... When it was was introduced to the public in August of 1906, the Victrola becomes the ...