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Music Machine

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Music for the Next Millennium
Composer Trevor Wishart and the director of City University's electroacoustic studios,
Simon Emerson , both create their own software to achieve the effects they want. One system, Koan, allows improvisation within more than 100 predetermined musical parameters. Sue Nelson meets the man who plans a never-ending composition into the next millennium.


Trevor Wishart
Simon Emerson

BBC Radio 3

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