Boites a musiques
A radio feature by Merlin Zuellig and Moritz Tobler
Alongside the famous watch industry in the Swiss region Jura, there is also a music box and automat industry. Nowadays, only a few music box manufacturers are existing and have survived the last century. Before the invention of the gramophone, many craftsmen from the watch industry tinkered said music boxes at home. The report leads the listener’s journey through the sound world of this almost forgotten craft, starting with a visit in a museum and ending in a factory.
Teaser, Duration: 01' 07''
full length, Duration: 20' 17''