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Music machines / Machine music

Music machines / Machine music

Author: Sandra Beate
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At the centre of the catalogue for the exhibition of the same name at the Museum Tinguely, Basel, curated by Roland Wetzel, stand the sound-producing machine sculptures of Jean Tinguely. Tinguely’s sculptures generate noises, sounds, and apparently random, self-performing music. This musical side then reached a climax with the four “Méta-Harmonie” music machines between 1978 and 1985.

The catalogue and exhibition address developments both in music, with works that deal with machines, and in which machines comprise the instruments and/or producers of sounds for pieces. The spectrum extends from the avant-garde until today.

Exhibition: Music machines / Machine music, October 19, 2016 – January 2017, Museum Tinguely, Basel. Curated by Roland Wetzel.

German and English text.
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General Fields

  • : 9783735602695
  • : Kerber Verlag
  • : Kerber Verlag
  • : September 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 176
  • : Sandra Beate
  • : hardback