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Journal - Computer Music Journal, 'Real-Time Computer Music in 1951', Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2004 Document Reg. No: HT 22420

Computer Music Journal, Volume 28, Number 1, Spring 2004. Published by the MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America. The issue is entitled 'Real-time Computer Music in 1951'.
Includes illustrated article with bibliography, by Australian composer, Paul Doornbusch, 'Computer Sound Synthesis in 1951: The Music of CSIRAC' p. 10-25. There is a photo of CSIRAC on the front cover , and a photo of a document relating to instructions for generating the music of CSIRAC. The article mentions many of the people involved with the development of CSIRAC.
91 page journal with glossy black white and yellow cover. The journal includes articles, reviews, and advertisements.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Paul Doornbusch, 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 278 mm (Height), 216 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: computer programming, computing, csirac computer, electronic musical instruments, music, computer music, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Trevor Pearcey, Computer Engineer & CSIRAC Specialist (1919-1998), Trevor Pearcey, 1919 - 1998: a brief biography, Trevor Pearcey & the First Australian Computer: A Lost Opportunity?, Trevor Pearcey & the First Australian Computer: A Lost Opportunity?
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: music
Author: Mr Paul Doornbusch - University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science Department, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 2004
Publisher: MIT Press Journals, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, 2004
Person Named: Dr Trevor Pearcey, Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia
References: http://mitpress.mit.edu/cmj

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