Posts Tagged ‘composer’

Studio of Laurie Spiegel, composer

Saturday, November 26th, 2011

Laurie Spiegel's Studio

Via here and here and here.

The composer Laurie Spiegel in her studio. An amateur musician from childhood, Spiegel detoured through the social sciences at university and then returned to music, later founding NYU’s Computer Music Studio. She worked at the renowned Bell Labs in the 1970s writing notational software and late wrote software for personal computers used  widely in rock and pop music circles. Another undersung woman designer.

Laurie Spiegel's Studio

Laurie Spiegel's Studio

Footnote! The photo that originally led this post is NOT of Laurie Spiegel, contrary to claims in the original German post where it appeared. You can still see it on Flickr, but it’s not Spiegel. How do I know this? Well, because she herself wrote in to say so. See here.