Significant Music Technology Developments - Gus

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  • Radio

    On the 24th of December, 1906, Fessenden transmitted the first broadcast of entertainment and music to the general public in Brant Rock ,Massachusetts.
  • Analogue Synthesizer

    Analogue Synthesizer
    The earliest Analogue Synthesizer originated in the 1920s to 1930s and were built using vacuum tubes and electro-magnetic technology, such as the Trautonium
  • Magnetic Tape

    Magnetic Tape
    Magnetic tape is another medium for magnetic recording which is made of a long, magnetizable coating on a long, narrow strip of plastic film
  • Vinyl

    Vinyl was introduced in 1931 as program-transcription discs. These discs played at 33, 1/3 rpm and usually had 10 minutes playing time on both sides.
  • Hi-Fi (Stereo)

    Hi-Fi (Stereo)
    During the late 1950's and 1960's, a company called Westrex invented the Stereo that had two speakers.
  • Cassette

    The cassette or the musicassette is an analog magnetic tape recording formatted for audio recording and playback which was developed by Philips in Belgium
  • Music Videos (MTV)

    Music Videos (MTV)
    MTV was the first video channel that was 24hours which was essentially the birth of music videos. Nowadays music videos are published onto Youtube instead
  • MIDI

    MIDI which is short for Musical Instrument Digital Interface, that describe a communications protocol, digital interface and electrical connecters that connect a wide variety of electronical music instruments, computers and related audio devices for playing, editing and recording.198