Color and music (light and music) settings are created for simultaneous playback of musical composition and lighting effects. The light effect on the listener may not be synchronous with respect to the music. Thanks to these devices, the music lover significantly enhances the perception of the currently sounding composition.
Color music: from the beginnings to the modern
The great Russian composer A. Scriabin became the progenitor of modern color music devices. For the “Poem of Fire” with his hands he created an apparatus with a keyboard that reproduces color effects. Christmas tree garland also has common roots with modern CMU. Continue reading