Inside Robert Rich’s Soundscape Studio #MusicMonday

For over four decades Robert Rich has been making singularly unique soundscapes of microtonal tunings, DIY acoustic, and electronic instruments. He’s got over 50 records to his name, collaborating with the likes of Steve Roach. Here he talks about the methods he uses to create his work. Here’s more from Synthopia:

Robert Rich has helped define ambient and electronic music, with dozens of important albums across four decades. Rich began building his own analog modular synthesizers in 1976 when he was 13 and later studied computer music at Stanford’s CCRMA while researching lucid dreaming. Rich performs and lectures worldwide, masters albums for many independent artists, and consults with synthesizer manufacturers. His all-night Sleep Concerts have become legendary. This TE-MP0 Workshop was a free-form conversation, as after he introduced himself and provided a brief tour of his studio, he opened the conversation and interaction with the audience.

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