Doku-Tipp: Sisters with Transistors: Electronic Music’s Unsung Heroines (Trailer)
Sisters with Transistors: Ein Dokumentarfilm über Clara Rockmore, Daphne Oram, Bebe Barron, Pauline Oliveros, Delia Derbyshire, Maryanne Amacher, Eliane Radigue, Suzanne Ciani, and Laurie Spiegel die viel zu wenig berücksichtigten Pionierinnen der elektronischen Musik. Erdacht und erschaffen von Lisa Rovner. Mehr dazu auf SistersWithTransistors.com
The history of women has been a history of silence.
As one of the film’s subjects, Laurie Spiegel explains: “We women were especially drawn to electronic music when the possibility of a woman composing was in itself controversial. Electronics let us make music that could be heard by others without having to be taken seriously by the male dominated Establishment.”
Sisters with Transistors (Trailer)
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