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Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach Full Album

Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach Full Album Performer: Wendy Carlos
Title: Switched-On Bach
Style: Modern Classical, Baroque
Category: Electro / Classical
Date of release: 1985
Country: Netherlands Antilles
Label: CBS Masterworks
Catalog number: S63501
Size MP3: 1107 mb
Size FLAC: 2335 mb
Rating: 4.9

Tracklist

1Sinfonia To Cantata # 293:20
2Prelude And Fugue # 2 In C Minor2:43
3II-Andante (First, 1968 Version)2:50
4Two-Part Invention In F Major0:40
5Chorale Prelude "Wachet Auf"3:37
6Prelude And Fugue # 7 In E-Flat Major7:17
7Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring2:56
8I-Allegro6:35
9Air On The G String2:27
10 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 In G Major
11III-Allegro5:05
12Two-Part Invention In D Minor0:55
13Two-Part Invention In B-Flat Major1:30

Credits

  • Arranged By, PerformerWendy Carlos
  • Composed ByJohann Sebastian Bach
  • ProducerRachel Elkind
  • Arranged By, PerformerWendy Carlos
  • Composed ByJohann Sebastian Bach
  • ProducerRachel Elkind

Album

Switched-On Bach LP, Album, RE. Bearing Carlos' original name of Walter Carlos, the album was conceived by Carlos not as an attempt to revive Bach but because she was dissatisfied with the use of electronic instruments before 1968 and wanted to use them to play appealing music. Bach under the public domain. Wendy Carlos's Switched-On Bach is one of those rare novelty recordings that never gets boring. Walter Carlos. The album was a smash, peaking at No. Electronic Classical Music. One of the people who popularized this style of classical playing is Wendy Carlos, who is mostly known for her interpretation of compositions on the synthesizer. Carlos with the assistance of Benjamin Folkman Carlos: Moog Modular Synthesizer Cover photo Horn Griner Production: Rachel Elkind, Benjamin Folkman, CBS 63501 View wiki. Switched-On Bach is the first studio album by the American composer Wendy Carlos, released under the name Walter Carlos, in October 1968 by Columbia Records. Electronic Music Album Chronology da Arno-Rabbit-Tovich. Currently it seems that this seminal album is not available anywhere save for used vinyl vendors, so I have uploaded the work here for posterity's sake. The album won three Grammys, bringing synthesisers out of electronics laboratories and into the musical mainstream. Switched-On Bach was the first classical album to go platinum in America, remaining at No 1 in the classical album charts for more than three years peaking at No 10 in the pop charts. Without this album, the Moog synthesizer likely would not have reached such popularity. In the capable hands of Carlos, Bach's keyboard masterpieces sound like they were made for the otherworldly blurps, farts, and chimes of a Moog synthesizer. Wendy Carlos - Two-Part Invention In D Minor. Wendy Carlos - Sinfonia To Cantata 29. Switched-On Bach Tracklist. By performing these well-known keyboard classics by J. Submit Correction. We witnessed the birth of a new genre of music -fully synthesized keyboard music, without any acoustic instruments involved whatsoever. Listen album. It played a key role in bringing synthesizers to popular music, which had until then been mostly used in experimental music. To favorites 3 Download album. a revolutionary record. 8mo. Despite the importance of this record on a greater scale, every interpretation feels cold and soulless. Read more. Roshanak Kheshti came to Perfect Circuit to present a short lecture and reading from her new book 33 1 Carlos released Switched on Bach, her first studio album, it was an immediate success, as Moog himself said. Wendy Carlos - Air On A G String. Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach 1968. Songs in album Wendy Carlos - Switched-On Bach 1968. MS 7194. audiences to Bach. Bach on one of the original Moogs, Carlos dramatically transformed the v. read more. Liste Aggiungi alla Lista. Needless to say the sound is much improved and sounds really fresh. And, in a sense, they were. A recording of Switched on Bach premiered at Carnegie Hall, Leonard Bernstein presented an arrangement of Bachs Little Fugue in G minor arranged for Moog , organ, and orchestra at one of his Young Peoples Concerts, and no less a Bach authority than Glenn Gould praised the album, noting that it had made electronic music mainstream even as it introduced entire new. 2 in F major, BWV 1047 Synthesized 11:59. Columbia Masterworks , CBS Masterworks. Great album, the memory's come flooding back when I play this as I purchased it many moons ago on a cassete tape wich I still own. Switched-On Bach feels. Bach: Switched-On Brandenburg Concerto No. Photograph: GAB ArchiveRedferns. This, and subsequent albums, brought the Moog synthesizer to wider public attention, and her 1971 soundtrack to A Clockwork Orange introduced the vocoder. Daft Punk: when composing the soundtrack for Tron: Legacy in 2010, the French duo leaned heavily on Wendy Carloss soundtrack for the original 1982 film. Wendy Carlos - Two-Part Invention In F Major. These are electronic realizations of well-known works by J. Switched-On Bach. In the capable hands of Carlos, Bach's keyboard masterpieces sound like they were made for the otherworldly blurps, farts, and chimes of a Moog synthesizer. User Score. without goddess Wendy there would be no synth music. Produced by Carlos and Rachel Elkind, the album is a collection of pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach performed by Carlos and Benjamin Folkman on a Moog synthesizer. Currently it seems that this seminal album is not available anywhere save for used vinyl vendors, so I have uploaded the work here for posterity's sake. Wendy Carlos - Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring. Wendy Carlos - Two-Part Invention In B-Flat Major. 10 on the Billboard chart, staying at the top of Billboards classical chart for three years, being certified platinum, and winning three Grammy Awards. Released October 1968. Great album, the memory's come flooding back when I play this as I purchased it many moons ago on a cassete tape wich I still own. UCSD Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies Dr. Virtuoso Electctronic Performances Electronic Realizations and Performances by W. Wendy Carlos: At the time Switched-On Bach was released, the composer was six months into transgender hormone therapy, and still known as Carlos. Switched-On Bach 1968 Trans-Electronic Music Productions, Inc. Or consider a donation More Albums. Wendy Carlos. Presenting the 1968 album, Switched-On Bach by Wendy Carlos originally published under her birth name, Walter Carlos. Wendy Carlos's Switched-On Bach is one of those rare novelty recordings that never gets boring. Critic Score. Wendy Carlos - Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring. Carlos trained as a composer and worked as a recording engineer before her 1968 Switched-On Bach became the first classical music album to be certified platinum