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Unformatted text preview: • Atom Heart Mother (1970) o Suite of six movements o Collaboration of entire band o In step with other British progressive bands of the time (Yes, ELP, etc.) • Echoes (from Meddle , 1971) o Many slow quadruple tempos o Gradually build to dramatic crescendos o Goes in unexpected musical directions o Waters: An epic sound poem • Dark Side of the Moon (1973) o Floyd’s most successful album o Skillful blend of sound effects and fragments of speech with music and studio technology o Engineered by Alan Parsons • Wish You Were Here (1975) • Animals (1977) • The Wall (1979)...
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- Spring '08
- Pink Floyd, David Gilmour, Syd Barrett, Pink Floyd Sound, slow quadruple tempos