Tag: Samizdat

UNEARTHING THE MUSIC: Sound and Creative Experimentation in Non-democratic Europe

From Listening To Distribution: Nonofficial Music Practices In Hungary And Czechoslovakia From The 1960s To The 1980s

The following is an excerpt of the essay by Trever Hagen and Tia DeNora. You can read the rest of this essay on the UNEARTHING THE MUSIC database by clicking here. Introduction This chapter presents an empirical case study of the wide variety of nonofficial settings and reinventions of music listening, recording, and distribution technology …

Miloš Vojtěchovský: The Provincial Cradle of Modernity – Intermedia art in Czechoslovakia (Sound Exchange)

Sound Exchange was a project by DOCK e.V. and the Goethe-Institut which sought to shed light on experimental music making in Central and Eastern Europe from 1950 to 2010. Alongside the organization of events connected to music festivals in seven different countries, between 2011 and 2012, the project produced a rich anthology of texts and …