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Composers and the computer

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Published by W. Kaufmann in Los Altos, Calif .
Written in English


  • Computer music -- History and criticism,
  • Computer composition

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies, a discography, and index.

StatementCurtis Roads, editor.
SeriesThe Computer music and digital audio series
ContributionsRoads, Curtis.
LC ClassificationsML1380 .C66 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 201 p., [1] p. of plates :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2860536M
ISBN 100865760853
LC Control Number84023323

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