A New Day for Music? Digital Technologies in Contemporary Music Making

Durant, Alan


Culture, Technology & Creativity in the Late Twentieth Century. London: John Libbey & Co., 175-196.

Language: English

In this chapter, the author discusses the musical, social and cultural shifts that have taken place as a result of the emergence of digital technologies in music making. He gives particular focus to the emergence of MIDI and how such technology is bringing about a democratisation of music.