Dr_Jones wrote: ↑Sat Jun 12, 2021 10:23 pm
Interesting article on Space's Magic Fly:
https://www.hiphopelectronic.com/no-daw ... -magic-fly
Magic Fly is a real experience for the listener, and it is a smooth, galactic drift with a touch of Balearic. The sound design and synthesis of this piece is a work of art.
The song was composed in the same apartment as "Oxygene" by Jean Michel Jarre in 1976. Being good mates at the time, Didier took Jarre's apartment and created this masterpiece on a Korg synthesizer, Arp Odyssey, and a Sequential Circuits Prophet 5.
Giorgio Moroder said his disco synth sequences were inspired from JmJ Oxygene5 end sequences.
From Here to Eternity 1977 album Giorgio Moroder birth of Synth Disco
Kraftwerk 1978 Man-Machine album :
The Robots sequence, Spacelab sequence.
I Feel Love 1977 single (Giorgio Moroder, Donna Summer, Pete Bellotte)
synth sequence on I Feel Love perhaps the most well known copied sequence in electronic music.
A variation of I Feel Love sequence appears on
Kraftwerk's Metropolis 1978, Vangelis' Bladerunner End Titles 1982.