Computers In The Music Industry. By: Matt, Chase, and Courtney. Overview. How it all began Notation Software Documentation Recording Art Design File Sharing Advertisement. How It Began. Computers have been making noise in the music industry since the development of Eniac in 1947.
By: Matt, Chase, and Courtney
How it all began
It was capable of controlling analog synthesizers in real time.
Throughout the 70s and 80s, more advancements were made in computer technology
Musicians took advantage of the speed and efficiency of these programs
Thanks to the microprocessor, computers such as the Apple II and the Commodore 64 found wide uses in homes
Brought recording technology to musicians who could not afford to use professional recording studios
Led to production of home composition and recording softwareHow it Began
Independent bands are exposed to widespread acceptance without the creative hindrance that a label provides.
Some argue that file sharing has brought down the sales of CDs and taken millions away from the pockets of the musicians but as a result more people attend live shows which is a musician’s primary source of incomeFile Sharing
U2 vs Napster
Metallica vs Napster
Etc.Legal Issues In File Sharing
Illegal File Sharing Programs include Napster, Kazaa, Limewire, and many others.Legal and Illeagal File Sharing