The legacy of Tod Dockstader is the subject of this episode of the Art + Music + Technology podcast. Dockstader died recently, at the age of 82, leaving behind a body of work that he described as ‘organized sound’. In this podcast, host Darwin Grosse talks with Justin Brierley, who spent a lot of time… Read More The Legacy Of Tod Dockstader, On The Art + Music + Technology Podcast
Composer Tod Dockstader (1932-2015) died yesterday at the age of 82. Dockstader was a self-taught musician and he event went so far as to call his work ‘organized sound‘ (like Edgar Varése), to distinguish it as something different than traditional composition.
Justin H Brierley has launched a Kickstarter project to help raise funds to produce a documentary on electronic music pioneer Tod Dockstader. Dockstader is a composer, film maker, cartoonist, writer and, now, an Alzheimer’s patient.
Unlocking Dockstader is a short documentary film, by Justin H Brierley, that takes a look at the life and legacy of electronic music pioneer Tod Dockstader: I’ve been working with legendary electronic composer Tod Dockstader for the last year, trying to write his life story and uncover the mysteries of his as-yet-unreleased late works. The first… Read More Tod Dockstader Documentary – Unlocking Dockstader