by Gustavo Ávila
Eloy Fritsch was born in 1968 in Caxias do Sul, Brazil. From its childhood he used to create sounds with everything that had within its reach: balls, silverwares, plates, toys, pieces of furniture and even with its own hands. It was exemplary student in the school where received honor to the merit. At the 13 years he began to work in the larger local radio with his father, an electronic engineer. During breaks from work he used to spend hours hearing LPs from the radio"s collection. His life changed after listening to some composers of electronic music, his fascination for progressive electronic music started at that early time. He decided then to study music and to create a band with his school colleagues.
In 1983 they formed APOCALYPSE which has had a great public all over the area.Fritsch studied piano, cello and strings and he played with his school"s organ in the band until he bought his first synthesizer, Korg MS-10. In 1986, with the advent and proliferation of computers, Fritsch started computer science studies and graduated in 1991. Sometimes he played wiht the local Symphonic Orchestra and took part at the University chorus.
Korg MS-10, the first syntheziser acquired by Fritsch in 1984, affectionately nicknamed of "Korguinho".
Fritsch recorded in 1984 his first tape composition with the MS-10 analog syntheziser, Korg Poly-800, Roland drum machine, Fender Rhodes piano and string Crumar.
Aliens - Eloy Fritsch (1984) - The first electronic study with Kork MS-10 and percussion (30 seg.)
In 1986, with the advent and proliferation of computers, Fritsch started computer science studies and graduated in 1991. Sometimes he played wiht the local Symphonic Orchestra and took part at the University chorus.
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