BlahBlahCafe Forum Index  
  •  FAQ  •   Search  •   Memberlist  •   Usergroups  •  Register  •   Log in  •   Album  •   Chat  • 

Previous topic :: Next topic
Jean-Michel Jarre by Michael Duguay (english version Bio)
Author Message
Nico_Noyau 
Assistant Admin & Bootleg Expert


Age: 29
Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 13342
Location: Aix en Provence, France
Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:59 pm   Jean-Michel Jarre by Michael Duguay (english version Bio)

Jean-Michel Jarre English Book
by Michael Duguay, translated in english by Nicolas Kern



Release march 2019

A tape recorder. It is this device that served as the first electronic instrument to Jean-Michel Jarre: « My grandfather had given me a tape recorder and with my rock band, I recorded guitar solos that I was reversing, organ parts that I was slowing down. » Passionate about sound, the young Jarre applied to the Musical Research Group in 1968: 200 candidates present themselves for 4 places. Jean-Michel Jarre passes the exam and joins the GRM, which is then the best school in the world concerning electro-acoustic music.
Trained by Pierre Henry and Pierre Schaeffer, Jean-Michel Jarre discovers an innovative approach to music at the time. Speaking of Pierre Henry, JMJ said: « He is the first, with Pierre Schaeffer, who said that the music was not only made of notes based on music theory, but sounds and that we could go out with a microphone and go record the sound of the rain, the sound of the wind, and make music out of it. »
On leaving the GRM, Jean-Michel Jarre becomes a composer, lyricist, arranger and producer. And then in 1976, in his apartment turned into a home studio, he composes a record of instrumental music that nobody wants: Oxygène. Producer Francis Dreyfus accepts to release the album and it's a revolution. Thanks to this record, « He [Jean-Michel] has made millions of people discover electronic music! » Moby

From Lyon to Equinoxe Infinity, discover the story of one of the pioneers of electronic music.

Launch price (18 € instead of 20 € at release)
Preorder at 18 € until January, 31st 2019, 2PM.

Your advantages:
- you pay less
- you receive the book at your place, directly sent by the printing company


Read more at https://www.coetquen.fr/p...glish-book.html
_________________

My music, webdev, photos, videos : www.nicolaskern.fr
Robert Dugenou

Attended :
Teo&Tea showcase in Cannes [France] - 20/05/2007
Théâtre Marigny, Paris [France] - 15/12/2007
<2010> Marseille [France] - 20/03/2010
Monaco - 01/07/2011
Arènes de Nîmes – 14/07/2016
 
Dr_Jones 


Joined: 30 Mar 2006
Posts: 3724
Posted: Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:04 pm   

This is a complete re-translation?
_________________
KHDownloads
 
Nico_Noyau 
Assistant Admin & Bootleg Expert


Age: 29
Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 13342
Location: Aix en Provence, France
Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:01 pm   

It has never been translated, as far as I'm aware, but indeed I translate everything from french, from scratch.
_________________

My music, webdev, photos, videos : www.nicolaskern.fr
Robert Dugenou

Attended :
Teo&Tea showcase in Cannes [France] - 20/05/2007
Théâtre Marigny, Paris [France] - 15/12/2007
<2010> Marseille [France] - 20/03/2010
Monaco - 01/07/2011
Arènes de Nîmes – 14/07/2016
 
Dr_Jones 


Joined: 30 Mar 2006
Posts: 3724
Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:09 am   

Nico_Noyau wrote:
It has never been translated, as far as I'm aware, but indeed I translate everything from french, from scratch.


There was a google-translated publication of the previous edition. It was quite horrible. Human-translation is always better. Machines are not learning for a long time.
_________________
KHDownloads
 
Jote 


Joined: 29 Mar 2006
Posts: 721
Location: Lodz, Poland
Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:20 am   

Dr_Jones wrote:
Nico_Noyau wrote:
It has never been translated, as far as I'm aware, but indeed I translate everything from french, from scratch.


There was a google-translated publication of the previous edition. It was quite horrible. Human-translation is always better. Machines are not learning for a long time.


Oh, I disagree. Google's auto-translation has gotten "infinitely" better over the last couple of years. There was a Polish article about JMJ a couple of weeks ago and I couldn't believe how good the auto-translation to English was, bar a couple of idioms.
_________________
airwolfthemes.com
 
Display posts from previous:   
Reply to topic
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
Add this topic to your bookmarks
Printable version

Jump to:  

Powered by phpBB modified by Przemo © 2003 phpBB Group
Template FIBlack modified by Falcone
Page generated in 0.18 second. SQL queries: 12