Sound effects


Sala, Oskar (Composer)
Genzmer, Harald, 1909-2007 (Composer)
Gassmann, Remi (Composer)
Nebenzal, Seymour
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center
Sound effects
Collection Name
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Trautonium and electronic music; Motion picture music
music; sound recordings
Art music; Motion picture music; Excerpts
Physical Description
1 online resource (audio file (19 min., 32 sec.))
Note (Funding)
Digitization funded (in part) by a grant from the GRAMMY Museum®
Files generated from digitization of audiotape reels: Preservation Master file - Broadcast WAV (96 kHz, 24 bit); Service copy - Broadcast WAV (44.1 kHz, 16 bit)
Digitized by Media Preserve, Cranberry Township, Pa., 2019
Streaming audio access is provided via encoded files created from the master archival audio files.
This tape has been prepared as a short demonstration of some recent possibilities in electronic sound on the Mixtur-Trautonium in combination with tape techniques ... selected from sound tracks to existing documentary films or from studio compositons that have been planned as the first orchestrally conceived concert work in the electronic field"--From the opening announcements on audio file
Musical works by Oskar Sala, Harald Genzmer and Rami Gassmann
Duration: 19:32
From Seymour Nebenzal - Germany
Copy; 1/9 59
Master"--Label mounted to audiotape reel
No linguistic content
Improvisation on tape / Oskar Sala -- Music for a folkscene -- Noises in a rubber factory -- Dynamiting of a stone quarry -- Noises in a chemical laboratory -- Flight over the Alps -- Hall of machines in an aluminum factory -- Creation without end -- Improvisation #5 / Oskar Sala -- Scene for a film, XVIII century Potsdam -- Machines -- Fashion show -- Gold of the pharoes
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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