Electronic Music Pioneer Herb Deutsch Explains How Building A Theremin Led To The First Moog Synthesizer

The producers of Electronic Voyager, an upcoming documentary about Bob Moog, shared this video interview with synth pioneer Herb Deutsch.

In the video, Deutsch tells the story of how building a theremin kit led to him meeting Moog and to collaborating with Moog on the design the first Moog modular synthesizer.

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“I’m more excited now about my work with Bob than I was even then,” notes Deutsch.

Electronic Voyager is described as an ambitious project to create ‘a definitive and personal documentary about the life of iconic synthesizer pioneer, Bob Moog.’

The new documentary is from the Director/Producer team behind the modular synthesizer documentary I Dream Of Wires. They are currently raising funds to produce the film via a Kickstarter project. You can find out more or contribute via the project site.

And for more from Deutsch, don’t miss his take on The History Of The Minimoog Synthesizer.

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