This is a radio show by Glenn Gould from 1965 that is the audio version which was expanded by Gould into an article written for High Fidelity magazine’s 15th anniversary edition (which can be downloaded from this site. The article starts on page 46.)
Ensemble MidtVest did this recording as part of the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Occupation. We recorded the audio in the lobby of Bang & Olufsen’s old headquarters – Gaarden or “The Farm”.
There was an article in the BBC News webpage this week, telling the story of how Leon Theremin (inventor of one of the first electronic musical instruments) invented the technology underneath what we now call RFID…
Of course, this means that every time I swipe my card to buy something at the store, I’m going to start humming the hook from”Good Vibrations”… Maybe knowledge is not always a good thing… Or maybe I should get out my Clara Rockmore album and have another listen.