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The first recording of digitally created music

October 1st, 2016

Episode 1232 of 1336 episodes

Researchers have restored the first known recording of computer-generated music, created in 1951 on a gigantic contraption built by the computer scientist Alan Turing. Professor Jack Copeland is director of the Turing Archive and restored the first known recording of computer music and Nemone Metaxas is the presenter of BBC 6 Music's ‘Nemone's Electric Ladyland’. (Credit: Music Scores Credit: BBC)

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