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Suzanne Ciani on the Advantages of Analog Over Digital

Hosted by Paul Holdengräber, The Quarantine Tapes chronicles shifting paradigms in the age of social distancing. Each day, Paul calls a guest for a brief discussion about how they are experiencing the global pandemic. *. On episode 228 of The Quarantine Tapes, Paul Holdengräber is joined by Suzanne Ciani....
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Coldcut Releases Mammoth Ambient Compilation '@0' With Ryuichi Sakamoto, Suzanne Ciani, Julianna Barwick & More

Coldcut has released the ambient compilation @0 curated for Ninja Tune that has some of the biggest names in the genre contributing. It also brings in some producers who may not normally make ambient music like Skee Mask, Helena Hauff, ANNA or ill-esha. Then he also has some of ambient’s best contributing like Julianna Barwick, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Suzanne Ciani and Laraaji.

Suzanne Ciani: "Work intuitively and enjoy the process"

Dubbed by The Guardian as "America's first female synth hero", Suzanne Ciani is a pioneering artist and composer known for producing experimental new age soundscapes that boldly explore the possibilities of synthesis. Starting her career in the '70s working with Don Buchla, she faced a myriad of obstacles in becoming...

New Quadraphonic Vinyl Release From Suzanne Ciani, ‘Improvisation On Four Sequences Live At Festival Antigel’

Electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani has announced a new album that captures a recent immersive Buchla modular synth live performance. Ciani says that she’s “Ecstatic to announce the quadraphonic vinyl release of Improvisation on Four Sequences Live at Festival Antigel, on my label Atmospheric. This is the first release on Atmospheric in 25 years.”

Alister Fawnwoda, Suzanne Ciani, Greg Leisz release ‘Delayed’

One of the most unique avant-ambient albums of the year, Milan is a bracing and expansive collaboration between generations of musical adventurers. Conceived and led by Detroit-based producer and multi-instrumentalist Alister Fawnwoda (who has previously worked with Detroit techno icon Omar S), the project includes major contributions from legendary 5 time Grammy-nominated synthesizer pioneer Suzanne Ciani (who was recently featured prominently in the acclaimed documentary ‘Sisters With Transistors’), and Grammy-winning pedal steel maestro Greg Leisz.
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Musical artist Suzanne Ciani feeds deepfake program below Morrison Hall

Deep below Morrison Hall, quadraphonic artist Suzanne Ciani sat in a soundproof recording studio reciting strings of non sequiturs with varying intonations to train a deepfake program. Researchers and engineers used Ciani’s non sequiturs to generate training data for a speech synthesizer program, or a deepfake, that will pre-record messages...