Oskar Sala’s 112 birth anniversary: Google Celebrates Oskar Sala’s 112 birth anniversary

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POSTED BY: Ranjeet Kumar PUBLISHED: 16th July, 22

On Monday, the 112th anniversary of his birth, Google honoured the German scientist and composer Oskar Sala with a Doodle.

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Sala is renowned for creating mixture-trautonium, which energised the worlds of television, radio, and movies.

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"Get your groove on to honour German electronic musician Oskar Sala's 112th birthday. 

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He created and performed the mixture-tautonym, which gave television, radio, and film a distinctive sound, according to a tweet from Google.

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Sala, who was born in Greiz, Germany in 1910, has always had a passion for music. His mother was a vocalist,

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and his father was an accomplished musician who practised ophthalmology. 

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According to Google, he started writing songs and tunes at the age of 14 using piano and violin.

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At a very young age, he was enthralled by the tonal possibilities and technology that a trautonium afforded.

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His desire to master the trautonium drove him to study physics and composition in school

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which inspired him to create the trautonium combo, according to a blog post from Google.

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