The Paradox of Music Technology - BlindMule Baron
Most trained musicians (those who have devoted their life to or acquired mastery on a particular instrument, voice included) have a precarious relationship with music technology at best. They prefer to remain within the confines of the established musical canon. This creates a paradox in music because if musicians are not using music technology, than can it still be considered “music” technology? This paradox can of course be proven as obsolete if it is understood that music is not necessarily something only created by musicians, but it brings up an important point. The Paradox of Music Technology