Wendy Carlos Birth name Walter Carlos Born (1939-11-14) November 14, 1939 (age 81) Pawtucket, Rhode Island, U.S. Genres Electronic, classical, ambient, jazz, synthpop Occupation(s) Musician, composer Instruments Synthesizer, keyboards, vocoder Years active 1964–2005 Labels Columbia Masterworks, CBS, Audion, Telarc, East Side Digital Website wendycarlos.com Walter Carlos (born Walter Carlos ...
Mini Bio (1) Wendy Carlos, one of the great innovators in synthesized and electronic music, was born as Walter Carlos in Rhode Island on November 14, 1939. She underwent a sex-change operation in 1972, details of which she revealed during a surprise Playboy interview in 1979. Walter's last credited release is "Sonic Seasonings" (1972).
and synthesist Wendy Carlos has not followed a conventional music course. Born in Pawtucket, R.I., she started piano lessons at age six and exhibited talents for graphic arts and the sciences, winning a
Wendy Carlos(born Walter Carlos, November 14, 1939) is an American musician and composer best known for her electronic musicand film scores. Born and raised in Rhode Island, Carlos studied physics and music at Brown Universitybefore moving to New York Cityin 1962 to study music composition at Columbia University.
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Wendy Carlos has strived to make her music as perfect as the tools she had were capable of and she deserves a rather better biography than this substandard work. I’m unsurprised that Wendy Carlos declined to be involved in the writing of it as did, it appears, everyone who knew or had worked with Wendy Carlos.
- Amanda Sewell
- Oxford University Press
Sep 05, 2020 · A new biography exploring the life of legendary electronic music composer Wendy Carlos has hit the shelves. Written by Amanda Sewell, music director at Interlochen Public Radio, the eponymous book ...
Oct 23, 2020 · Wendy Carlos, the electronic music pioneer who happens to be transgender The composer and electronic musician Wendy Carlos at work in her New York recording studio in October 1979.
Sep 20, 2020 · Writer Amanda Sewell has written a new biography of Wendy Carlos, the synth pioneer whose work introduced a whole generation to the sound of Moog synthesizers. ‘Wendy Carlos: A Biography’ is currently available to buy in the USA, and will be published in the UK July 1 2021.