Automatic pitch fidelity for the organ

 

Name
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center
Title
Automatic pitch fidelity for the organ
Abstract
"?Babbitt, Milton?"
Collection Name
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center records
Subjects
Organ (Musical instrument)--Tuning; Self-tuning controllers; Just intonation
Format
sound recordings
Genre
Lectures
Date
[196-?]
Physical Description
1 online resource (audio file (21 min., 16 sec.))
Note (Funding)
Digitization funded (in part) by a grant from the GRAMMY Museum®
Note
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.
Lecture with musical examples
The purpose of this recordings is to demonstrate a novel enharmonic organ emboding a patent relay system which, in effect, endows this instrument with an automatic pitch sense analogous to that achieved by the best male quartets"--Audiotape
Incomplete recording
Duration: 21:16
Tape stored with Milton Babbitt reels
Language
English
Library Location
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
14254218
Digital Project
Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center Collection
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-fsk0-fw16