A Grundig TK18 reel to reel tape recorder was dismantled down to its individual
component parts. Each piece was then laid on the bed of a scanner produding
a real exploded diagram of the contents of the machine. The title is the
common English translation of electronic music pioneer Pierre Schaeffer's
essay A la Recherche d'une Musique Concréte, perhaps this
is a more concrete means of searching for that music.