Switched-On Bach, by Wendy Carlos

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Date Introduced
1968 ca.
Photographer
Carlos, Wendy; Trans-Electronic-Music Productions, Inc.
Copyright Owner
© Columbia Records / Trans-Electronic Music Productions, Inc.
Object ID
102695358

Switched-On Bach, one of history’s best-selling classical albums, featured interpretations of works by J. S. Bach performed on a Moog synthesizer. Since the synthesizer could only record one note at a time, every chord required multi-tracking and time-consuming synchronization.