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AMBIENT MUSIC [1 record]

Record 1 1999-10-18


Subject field(s)
  • Music (General)

Musical genre developed in the late seventies by Brian Eno, different from "canned music" or "muzak", associated predominantly with the creation of a mood of relaxation and contemplation.

Key term(s)
  • canned music
  • muzak


  • Musique (Généralités)

Ne pas confondre avec «musique de fond».


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