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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_musical_instrument

An electronic musical instrument is a musical instrument that produces sound using electronic ... A significant invention, which later had a profound effect on electronic music, was the audion in 1906. .... Scott, an American composer of electronic music, invented various kind of music sequencers for his electric compositions.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synthesizer

A synthesizer is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are ... Other less common synthesis types (see #Sound synthesis) include ... In 1906, American engineer, Lee De Forest ushered in the "electronics age". ...... instruments and controllers with the introduction of Musical Instrument Digital ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_music_in_the_United_States_(1880%E2%80%931919)

This is a timeline of music in the United States from 1880 to 1919. Contents. [hide ]. 1 1880; 2 ..... Steel strings for the guitar are introduced, making the instrument more easily heard in crowded and noisy ... Labels of this sort - record labels - identify a brand name given to a series of recordings released by a particular company.

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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 ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/music/inside/cron.html

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

www.britannica.com/art/electronic-instrument

electronic instrument: any musical instrument that produces or modifies sounds by ... Completed in 1906, this instrument employed large rotary generators to produce ... synthesizer, which the inventors introduced in 1929 at the Paris Exposition. ..... Select a type (Required), Factual Correction, Spelling/Grammar Correction ...

www.loc.gov/collections/edison-company-motion-pictures-and-sound-recordings/articles-and-essays/history-of-edison-sound-recordings/history-of-the-cylinder-phonograph

Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer. ... Connection with the telephone, so as to make that instrument an auxiliary in the ... The Edison Phonograph Works also produced musical cylinders for coin-slot ... (a continuation of the two-minute Grand Opera Cylinders introduced in 1906) was put ...

earlyradiohistory.us/1906musi.htm

At will he turns an exhaustless supply of different kinds of vibrations to produce ... The possibilities of this new musical instrument are almost limitless, for not only ...

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2005/06/06/the-record-effect

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. ... The top-selling Victrola of 1906 was encased in “piano-finished” mahogany, if anyone ...

www.aes.org/aeshc/docs/recording.technology.history/notes.html

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 ...