Synthtopia

Bob Moog At Red Bull Music Academy

Red Bull Music Academy shared this video from a session in Cape Town in 2003, featuring the late Bob Moog.

Moog covers a wide range of topics, including his personal history, developing the first Moog synthesizer and synthesizer technology. 

Topics:

02:08 – Early synths
12:26 – Relationship between musicians and engineers
15:30 – Favorite Moog records
19:49 – Moog’s visual identity
21:59 – How the Moog works
36:24 – Instruments as technology
44:01 – The future of instrument design