This is the first installment of a series of videos that will document the restoration of electronic music pioneer Raymond Scott’s Electronium.
The Electronium was designed to be an automatic composition and performance synthesizer.
This instrument is the only surviving Electronium, commissioned by Motown’s Berry Gordy. It’s currently owned by Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh, and being restored by Darren Davison.
Raymond Scott Electronium: The Restoration.
As a teaser trailer, this video is designed to spark interest in learning more about the history of the Electronium, an early electronic music device invented & built by Raymond Scott.
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