Antecedents of Ambient Music

It was English musician, sound designer and conceptualist Brian Eno who first officially coined the phrase “ambient music”. In the sleeve notes to his 1978 opus Ambient 1: Music For Airports he defines it as music "designed to induce calm and space to think".  Eno's concept of "ambience" is music that can be either actively … Continue reading Antecedents of Ambient Music