Composer & synthesist Suzanne Ciani talks about Morton Subotnick and their connection with the Buchla modular synthesizer.… Read More Suzanne Ciani On Morton Subotnick & Buchla Modular Synthesizers
Saturday Synth Porn: This video features sound artist Charles Cohen improvising on an extremely rare 1970’s Buchla Music Easel, one of Don Buchla’s 200 series. Buchla reportedly only manufactured 14 of these units. The film was edited from an hour-long set of free improvisation, with audio taken directly from Cohen’s mixing board. All of the photography… Read More Buchla Music Easel Sound Jam
Image: citizenmori Saturday Synth Porn: A Dual Arbitrary Function Generator (DARF) closeup within a Buchla 200e modular synthesizer. via the Synthtopia Flickr Group
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Rating: … Read More Buchla Series 100 Modular Synth Sound Demo
The name Blind Old Freak has been popping up around the web in the last couple of months. On YouTube, BlindOldFreak has been posting a series of electronic music videos that have been capturing equal attention for the music and the Buchla synth gear porn. On SoundCloud, blindoldfreak has posted several tracks in an experimental… Read More Who Is Blind Old Freak?
Joe Pascarelli’s Buchla ring mod riff – all audio from the 200e but going through the 111 ring modulator. The 123 is choosing pitches of the 261 principle and mod. oscs.
At the new Buchla Tech blog, Mark Verbos offers 14 reasons why the Buchla 200 is “the best modular electronic instrument ever made.” Here are a few highlights: 1. Don Buchla designed the front panel of his instruments first and the electronics second. A musician himself, this means that each module was an idea for… Read More Why Buchla Synthesizers?