Music 6, week 4: synthesis, elektronischemusik, and synthesizers

Stockhausen's "Four Criteria" (from the reading reserves)
voltage-controlled synthesizers and their modules:
sound generators: voltage-controlled oscillators
sound modifiers: voltage-controlled filters and amplifiers
control sources: envelope generators, sequencers
The RCA synthesizer at Columbia University (music by Babbitt)

Music on reserve:
Karlheinz Stockhausen, Kontakte (1958-60; 34:37)
Luciano Berio, Momenti (1960; 7:10)
Morton Subotnick, Silver apples of the moon, Part 1 (edit) (1967; 4:20)
Milton Babbitt, Phonemena (1969; 4:12)
Pink Floyd, On the Run (1973; 3:20)


Karlheinz Stockhausen, Four Criteria of Electronic Music