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Google Doodle celebrates the 112th birthday of German composer and physicist Oskar Sala

In particular, he composed music and sound effects for Rosemary (1959) and The Birds (1962).

Google doodle, Oskar Sala, German music composer and physician, doodle, Google, Indian ExpressSala, also called a one-man orchestra, built the quartet trautonium, the concert trautonium and the folk trautonium.

GoogleDoodle honored Oskar Sala, the German music composer and physicist, on Monday for his 112th birthday. Sala is known for electrifying the world of television, radio and film with the development of Mixtur Trautonium.

“Type along to celebrate the 112th birthday of German electronic composer Oskar Sala. He developed and played the Mixtur Trautonium, which brought a unique sound to TV, radio and film,” Google’s tweet said.

Sala was born in Greiz, Germany in 1910 and was drawn to music from an early age. His father was an ophthalmologist with musical Talent and his mother was a singer. According to Google, he started writing compositions and songs using instruments such as violin and piano at the age of 14.

From an early age he was fascinated by the tonal possibilities and technology of a trautonium. His passion for mastering the trautonium led him to study physics and composition at school, which led him to create the trautonium blend, Google said in a post.

On a mixtrautonium you can play several sounds or voices – birdsong, hammering, door and window slamming – at the same time.

Sala, also called a one-man orchestra, built the quartet trautonium, the concert trautonium and the folk trautonium. “His efforts in electronic music opened up the field of subharmonics,” Google said.

Sala also owed many television, radio and film productions. In particular, he composed pieces of music and sound effects for rosemary (1959) and The birds (1962).

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