Computer Music Festival
.The complete audio and liner notes
from the rare 1979 album First Philadelphia Computer Music Festival
is now available at VintageComputerMusic.com
The site includes MP3s of every track, which can be downloaded or played
The First Philadelphia Computer Music Festival was held August 25, 1978.
The next year, Creative Computing magazine released the LP record of
highlights from the event. The album includes songs performed by an RCA
Cosmac VIP, Solid State Music System, Ambilog 200, and other vintage
computers. The last track is a 1963 synthesized computer speech
demonstration from Bell Laboratories.
The album has been made available online with the permission of the
copyright holder. The site is the work of Kevin Savetz, who also maintains
the Classic Computer Magazine
Archive which delivers full text from Creative Computing, Compute!, and
other classic computer magazines; Atari
Archives with the full text of 30+ vintage computer books; and FlightSimBooks,
with the full text of 13 classic books on flight simulation.