The Rhythmicon

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/3833966[/vimeo] History of Electronic Music: The Rhythmicon was an early drum machine created by Leon Theremin in 1931, at the request of the pioneering American composer Henry Cowell. This video shows the Russian scholar Andrey Smirnov demonstrating the how the Rhythmicon is played.  The device shown in the video is thought to be a later version, developed… Read More The Rhythmicon