THE SCHAUB LORENZ MUSIC CENTER


  Devised, researched
 and written
  by
  Peter King Smith BSc

                                                         The mid-1960s, German-built multi-track tape recorder with FM/AM/SW radio

In 1960, a team of gifted engineers working for Standard Elektrik Lorenz AG were set the enormous task of building a unique, high-quality tape recorder for home use, to a stringent specification. That machine would later become known by the company as the BBG (aka the Schaub Lorenz Music Center).