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Morton Subotnick

Morton SubotnickBorn: 13-Apr-1933
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Electronic Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Silver Apples of the Moon

Silver Apples of the Moon (1967) was the first electronic composition commissioned specifically for release on a record.

Co-founded the San Francisco Tape Music Center in 1961.

Wife: Joan La Barbara (singer, m. 1979)
Son: Steven Subotnick (animator)

    University: BA, University of Denver (1958)
    University: MA, Mills College (1960)
    Scholar: Institute of Advanced Musical Studies, Princeton University (1959-60)
    Teacher: Music, Mills College (1959-66)
    Teacher: Artist in Residence, NYU School of the Arts (1966-69)
    Teacher: Associate Dean, Music, California Institute of the Arts (1969-74)
    Professor: Composition, California Institute of the Arts (1974-)

    Guggenheim Fellowship

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Selected albums:
Silver Apples of the Moon (1967)

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