This user demo, via
darshonaut, looks at how to use a reel to reel tape machine as a tape delay with a modular synthesizer:
I wanted to turn my Reel to Reel Tape Machine (Revox A77 MK III) into a Tape Delay, but since I don’t use a traditional mixing desk with Aux In/Out , I had to come up with a patch for my Curetronic modular synthesizer.
This video offers a bit of electronic music history, with electronic music pioneer and EM goddess
Delia Derbyshire demonstrating reel to reel beat matching.
Sunday Synth Jam: This video captures the Open Reel Ensemble, a group that does DJ-style performance mixing, performing live. Continue reading
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Open Reel Ensemble, with String Quartet, perform
Theme of Oplapscal.
The Open Reel Ensemble performs by “scratching” 4 reel-to-reel analog tape recorders.
Open Reel Ensemble scratches 4 reel-to-reel analog tape recorders to make some really cool music.
Very cool and an interesting reuse of classic technology.
Open Reel Ensemble:
Ei Wada : Concepter, Circuit, Sound Composition
Kimitoshi Sato?Programing, Sound Design, Poster Design
Ren Yamashita?Circuit, Craft
Califaudio, where you can find more details and videos on the Open Reel Ensemble.