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The Second Oldest Known Recordings of Computer Music (Circa November 1951)


In November 1951 the Ferranti Mark 1 performed Baa Baa Black Sheep and a truncated version of In the Mood at the University of Manchester. The program for Baa Baa Black Sheep was written by Christopher Strachey. The recording of these brief performances, may be the second oldest known recordings of computer-generated music.