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9 thoughts on “ First Movement - Walter Carlos - Switched-On Bach (Cassette, Album)

  1. Trans-Electronic Music Productions, Inc. Presents: Switched-on Bach Original recording Johann Sebastian Bach (Composer), Walter Carlos (Performer) Format: Vinyl out of 5 stars 20 ratings/5(20).
  2. Wendy Carlos, Switched on Bach (CBS/Sony, )--A sort of plug for her friend Bob Moog's new invention, this interpretation of Bach masterworks caused a fury among purists, who watched in horror as it became the first classical recording to sell a million copies. The public embraced the warm sounds of the analog synth, and the disc has taken.
  3. 'Switched-On Bach' should delight both the fan of conventional classical music and enthusiasts of electronic music sound. Musician Wendy Carlos has worked hard to show off the vast range of sounds and sonorities available to modern synthesisers - you feel every instrument in the symphonic orchestra is faithfully reproduced/5().
  4. Sep 07,  · From to commorate the fiftieth anniversary of this major break through album switched by walter carlos the album was named by the company rather the performer which is common pratise in those.
  5. Dec 30,  · Original cover image with Bach model sitting. Quickly changed to a more friendly looking Bach standing photo and was repackaged with the same vinyl and new cover art (made from ) as Switched-On Bach4/5(90).
  6. Switched-On Bach, an Album by Walter Carlos. Released in on CBS (catalog no. S; Vinyl LP). Genres: Electronic, Baroque Music.
  7. Apr 17,  · I bought the Switched-On Bach box set when it came out a number of years ago, which includes SOB, SOB 2, Well-Tempered Synthesizer and Switched-on Brandenbergs vol 1 and 2. Listening to an mp3 "album playlist" of the six Brandenbergs beginning to end is a wonderful experience.
  8. Switched-On Bach II. Walter Carlos 3 tracks Released in Electronic. Two-Part Invention In A Minor, BWV ; Two-Part Invention In A Major, BWV ; .
  9. Nov 02,  · “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). The album won three Grammys, bringing synthesizers out of .

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