Vintage electronica and sound design

One thing that's good about the 'good old days' of electronic sound & music was the lack of equipment. The FAIRLIGHT IPHONE APP did not exist. Musicians, engineers and sound designers wore lab coats and were getting their sonic results with the stuff that was available.

Back to basics: the fundamentals of electronic sound design demonstrated in the Studio di Fonologia (RAI Milan)

Luciano Berio shows how to make funny noises

The mothership: Raymond Scott's Electronium

Scott's pupil Robert Moog talks about his intimate relation with electronic circuits

The creators of the EMS synths

Sound design at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop

Delia Derbyshire is the composer of the 'Dr. Who theme' which is an obsession for English synth musicians

Modern times: the Fairlight iPad/iPhone app