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Ethereal Music

The Theremin, the only instrument that doesn’t require physical contact to be played.
My Impressions of this interpretation? Torn between two descriptions : either Freakishly Alien or Heart-achingly Endearing.

Playlist for July 01, 2013

Hope everyone had a great Canada Day! However, the only indication of this in the show is the opening song, Blame Canada from South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut.  268 more words

Episodes

Lydia Kavina

Die weltweit hochangesehene Thereminvirtuosin welche bereits für Filme wie “the machinist” oder passenderweise Tim Burtons “Ed Wood” arbeitete, sorgt nun mit ihrem Instrument auch in “Zombies from outer Space” für atmosphärische 50ies SciFi-Klänge. http://www.lydiakavina.com/

Zombies From Outer Space

The Theremin

The theremin (named after its inventor, Léon Theremin) is played without physical contact; sound is produced by the movement of hands in the proximity of two antennae. 87 more words

Interesting Stuff

SPARK Festival 2011: Lydia Kavina

Lydia Kavina flashes a hand-drawn electrical circuit on the screen. Two loops, two hands. Too much for the audience, which gasps in chorus. A skeptic with blond wisps about her face raises her hand: “Is it possible for us to build our own machine without – you know – a rocket science degree?” 758 more words

Hamilton

Theremin Artist Lydia Kavina

For my latest post about Glenn Miller trombonist and electronic Theremin player Paul Tanner, I did a lot of research about the electronic music instrument Theremin, invented in 1919 by the Russian… 87 more words

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