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Saturday, February 19, 2011

Casiotone 101

First analog gear used in Transilmania's nest.  
 Polyphony - 8 note
 Oscillators - 2 VCOs
 Effects - Sustain and Vibrato
 Keyboard - 49 full size keys
 Memory - 25 patches,4 performances
 Date produced : 1981
Here are some jams of it.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Transilmania Spirit Series: Adrian Enescu


Adrian Enescu could be the most representative romanian artist regarding electronic music.
Born March 31, 1948 composer and songwriter best known for his involvement in film soundtracks and as an individual musician, he also pioneered the local electronic scene during the 1970s. He graduated from the "Ciprian Porumbescu" Conservatory in Bucharest. Among his list of accomplishments we can note music for ballet in Italy and Australia. Music for theater in Romania, Holland, Belgium, Japan, Australia, Canada, Columbia and Costa Rica.
His music is a combination of electronic and symphonic , jazz & pop music made with electronic equipments and from live performances.
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