“Eight History-Making Musical Inventions”
Episode 3: Metronome
Presented by: Leisure and Cultural Services Department
Synopsis: Children practising the piano have a love-hate relationship with a Metronome. Yet, why was Beethoven putting so much attention to this invention which is not musical at all? Not only did the metronome witness the change of the times, it also changed humankind’s concepts about music or even time.
Series: “Eight History-Making Musical Inventions” Online Lecture Series
Scheme/ Festival: Click for Arts
Art Form: Music
Speaker: Dennis Wu