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The San Francisco Tape Music Center: 1960s counterculture and the avant-garde

The San Francisco Tape Music Center: 1960s counterculture and the avant-garde

Bernstein, David W., 1951-; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center; Roth Family foundation

This is the story of the influential group of creative artists - Pauline Oliveros, Morton Subotnik, Ramon Sender, William Maginnis, Tony Martin, and others - who connected music to technology during a legendary era in California art

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published Berkeley, Calif.; London: University of California Press, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: edited by David W. Bernstein ; foreword by John Rockwell ; preface by Johannes Goebel
ISBN: 0520248929, 0520256174, 9780520248922, 9780520256170
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes index.
Note: DVD in back pocket.
Note: Published in association with the Experimental Media and Perfoming Arts Centre, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-307).
Note: Discography: (p. 283-287).
Physical Description: xiii, 322 p., [9] p. of plates (1 folded) : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series: A Roth Family Foundation music in America book
Subject: Electronic music History and criticism.; Avant garde; San Francisco Tape Music Center History.; Avant-garde (Music) United States.; 20th Century music; American music; 1960s; Experimental music

Contents

  1. Foreword, by John Rockwell
  2. Then, Now, and Then Again (A Preface), by Johannes Goebel
  3. Introduction, by David W. Bernstein
  4. The SFTMC: Emerging Art Forms and the American Counterculture, by David W. Bernstein
  5. The SFTMC: A Report, by Ramon Sender
  6. Overview of the Tape Music Center's Goals, by Ramon Sender
  7. Ramon Sender and William Maginnis, interviewed by David W. Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  8. Memoir of a Community Enterprise, by Pauline Oliveros
  9. Pauline Oliveros, interviewed by David W. Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  10. Music as Studio Art, by Morton Subotnick
  11. Morton Subotnick, interviewed by David W. Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  12. Composing with Light, by Tony Martin
  13. Tony Martin, interviewed by David W. Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  14. Don Buchla, interviewed by David W.Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  15. Michael Callahan, interviewed by Thomas M. Welsh
  16. The Great Grand Kludge! by William Maginnis
  17. Terry Riley, interviewed by David W. Bernstein and Maggi Payne
  18. Anna Halprin, interviewed by David W. Bernstein
  19. Stewart Brand, interviewed by David W. Bernstein
  20. Stuart Dempster, interviewed by Thomas M. Welsh
  21. Chronology, by Thomas M. Welsh
  22. Archival Recordings
  23. DVD Program Notes
  24. Bibliography
  25. List of Illustrations
  26. Index