Theremin: Ether Music and Espionage

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University of Illinois Press, 2005 - 403 pages
A creative genius and prolific inventor, Leo Theremin launched the field of electronic music virtually single-handedly in 1920 with the musical instrument that bears his name. In the first full biography on him, Theremin's life of espionage and invention emerges as a drama of hidden loyalties, mixed motivations, and an irrepressible creative spirit. 62 photos. 13 line drawings.

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This is the unbelievable but true story of the eponymous Leon Theremin, whose instrument can be heard in many science fiction movies due its eerie sound quality (my favorite is The Day the Earth Stood Still). This book covers his highly eventful and extraordinary long life in great detail. Consulter l'avis complet

Theremin: ether music and espionage

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The long and colorful life of Leon Theremin (1896-1993), the father of electronic music and inventor of the pioneering instrument that bears his name, virtually spanned the 20th century. As a young ... Consulter l'avis complet

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