Introducing The Kaleidophon – “The Mixed Marriage Between A Violin And A Plastic Drainpipe”

In this 1976 BBC video, synth pioneer David Vorhaus (White Noise) demonstrates the Kaleidophon

For some reason, the Kaleidophon never made it into production…..

via Massimo Morrino

11 thoughts on “Introducing The Kaleidophon – “The Mixed Marriage Between A Violin And A Plastic Drainpipe”

  1. HA, WOW! I figured for sure based on the description and you’re comment, “For some reason, the Kaleidophon never made it into production,” that this was going to be an absolute catastrophe. Instead I a, so angry at my 1976 predecessors for having not mass-produced this. Amazing

    1. Thank you very much. That’s all I could think when watching the video.
      Couldn’t he have thought about a different configuration of harness?

      Surely he’s taking the piss. (making fun)

  2. I love it when he throws his head back in the middle of the solo. I want this, let’s get a Kickstarter project goin’

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