Richard Zvonar wrote: (snip) > > I arrived in the Bay Area in 1974 and started doing electroacoustic > music when I moved to Santa Cruz the following year. All of the > musical influences mentioned above were heavily "in the air" and were > effectively part of a new music commmon practice. A few > composer-performers such as Ingram Marshall, Henry Kaiser, the > Electric Weasel Ensemble (including Don Buchla and Allen Strange), > and later on Paul Dresher, were performing with delay and loop > systems. By that time Pauline was at U.C. San Diego, the Tape Center > was well established at Mills, Gordon Mumma was at U.C. Santa Cruz, > Daniel Lentz was in Santa Barbara. There was a free flow of live > electronic music up and down the state, and clearly this is becoming > so again. > > thanks for the brief but fascinating history! lance g.