Hugh Le Caine

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Hugh Le Caine
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Canadian scientist and composer born May 27, 1914, died July 3, 1977.
Developed an early electronic synthesizer in the 1940s - the "electronic sackbut".
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JWD 02 Pioneer In Electronic Music Instrument Design: Compositions And Demonstrations 1948-1972 — Hugh Le Caine Hugh Le Caine Pioneer In Electronic Music Instrument Design: Compositions And Demonstrations 1948-1972(LP) JWD Music JWD 02 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
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EMF CD 115, JWD 03 Compositions Demonstrations 1946-1974 — Hugh Le Caine Hugh Le Caine Compositions Demonstrations 1946-1974(CD) Electronic Music Foundation, JWD Music EMF CD 115, JWD 03 US 1999 Sell This Version
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Miscellaneous

843331AX Demonstrating And Explaining The Electronic Sackbut Circa 1952 — Hugh Le Caine Hugh Le Caine Demonstrating And Explaining The Electronic Sackbut Circa 1952 Keyboard Magazine 843331AX US 1985 Sell This Version

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monotropic

December 29, 2014
edited over 8 years ago
One of the grand visionaries of electronic music innovation in the 40's, 50's and 60's along with similar mavericks such as Raymond Scott. A must for anyone with the slightest interest in the history of synthesizers, and everything that goes with it!

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