Alvin Lucier - Music for Solo Performer
  Year :   1965
  Location :   USA
  Worktype :   Sound work for Performance
  Materials:   -
  Info :   The Deep Listening Catalog





 
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  The first work in history to use brain waves to generate sound. It was composed during the Winter of 1964-65 with the technical assistance of physicist Edmond Dewan. The first performance was on May 5, 1965, at the Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University with the encouragement and participation of composer John Cage. Since then, it has been performed many times by Alvin Lucier in solo concerts and on tours in Europe and America with the Sonic Arts Union.