Moog: A History in Recordings by Thom Holmes

Guest blogger Thom Holmes explores how technology and musical artistry influence one another Some questions about electronic music are best answered historically. What qualities make electronic music inherently different than other music? Where did the idea originate to compose using … Continued

NAMM 2013 in Photos

A duophonic Minimoog, a massive Moog modular and a very cool couch–NAMM 2013  in photos. The NAMM show 2013, which took place in Anaheim, CA January  24-27,  was a resounding success for the Bob Moog Foundation.  From demos of vintage … Continued

Part 2 of 4: The Power of (Moog) Inspiration by Chris Stack

From mastering trig to his designs being sent up in the space shuttle… “I realized then that not only were my electronics studies helping me understand my musical endeavors, but also more importantly, my musical endeavors were helping me understand … Continued

Part 1 of 4: The Power of (Moog) Inspiration by Chris Stack

From Bach to Yes, early exposure to new sonic possibilities changed Chris Stack’s life. “More than anything, the use of these new electronic instruments opened my eyes to the possibilities of using technology to create works that embodied new artistic … Continued

Assessment Data Completed for Dr. Bob’s Sound School

Dr. Jonna Kwiatkowski, BMF Curriculum Research Coordinator, reports on Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool’s Many Successes Dearest Moogsters, The data is in! We have completed our first year of Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool, including analysis of the program’s effectiveness. The entire process of … Continued