BirthdayApril 14, 1933
BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA

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  1. About Morton Subotnick

    Full name: Morton Subotnick
    Also known as: Morton Subotnick, Subotnick, Morton
    Professions: American neo-classical composer and avant-garde electronic musician

  2. Morton Subotnick Known for

    The Heart Is a Drum Machine (2009), Stage Left: A Story of Theater in San Francisco (2011), I Dream of Wires (2014), C'รจ musica & musica (1972)

  3. Morton Subotnick Biography

    Morton Subotnick (born April 14, 1933, in Los Angeles, California) is an American composer of electronic music, best known for his Silver Apples of the Moon, the first electronic work commissioned by a record company, Nonesuch. He was one of the founding members of California Institute of the Arts where he taught for many years.Subotnick has worked extensively with interactive electronics and multi-media, co-founding the San Francisco Tape Music Center with Ramon Sender, and often collaborating with his wife Joan La Barbara. Morton Subotnick is one of the pioneers in the development of electronic music and multi-media performance and an innovator in works involving instruments and other media, including interactive computer music systems. Most of his music calls for a computer part, or live electronic processing; his oeuvre utilizes many of the important technological breakthroughs in the history of the genre.

  4. Morton Subotnick Family

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