The Bob Moog Foundation and The Elumenati are proud to announce their partnership in offering the Moogseum’s interactive, immersive “How Electricity Becomes Sound” exhibit as a rental opportunity for other museums, music festivals and installations in the United States.
A conversation with Michelle Moog-Koussa, Executive Director of the Bob Moog Foundation. Michelle was there as countless historic instruments were being developed in the workshop of her dad, Dr. Bob Moog.
The Bob Moog Foundation is proud to welcome prolific producer, composer, arranger, conductor, orchestrator, and lauded professor of music technology and music theory at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Dr. Henry Panion, III, to the Board of Directors.
The Moogseum and Bob Moog Foundation are thrilled to share our participation in Google Arts and Culture’s Music, Makers, and Machines exhibition, joining 55 partner museums and non-profits from around the world. The Moogseum’s online collection features 13 exhibits and over 275 archival materials from the Bob Moog Foundation Archives.
Today the Bob Moog Foundation announces its spring raffle featuring a coveted, fully restored vintage Minimoog synthesizer with a custom cabinet fabricated from rare African Makore wood, known for its beauty, strength, and durability.
Executive Director, Michelle Moog-Koussa talks with Rob Puricelli live on Pro Synth Network about the various projects at the Bob Moog Foundation, the Moogseum and the forthcoming documentary Electronic Voyager.
Shueh-Li Ong sat down with Executive Director Michelle Moog-Koussa for a live episode of Music & Chat to talk about the Moog synthesizer prototype, the exhibits in the Moogseum, Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool, growing up with Bob Moog, and more.
Bob Moog Foundation Hosts a Virtual Listening Party of the Historic Abominatron Tapes to Bid Farewell to the Moog Prototype
The historic Abominatron tape is the audio recording originally sent to Herb Deutsch from Bob Moog in 1965, in which Bob explains in his own voice, every parameter of the Moog synthesizer prototype. The 84-minute reel-to-reel tape was donated to the Bob Moog Foundation Archives by Herb Deutsch, and has been carefully restored and transferred to digital format by Seva.
The Bob Moog Foundation Joins Music Hackspace, the MIDI Association, and NAMM for the MIDI Innovation Awards
MIDI has been at the center of music technology innovation since 1983, and MIDI 2.0 is positioned to build on MIDI 1.0’s global success. In furthering MIDI’s development and artistic impact, there is now an official award to acknowledge MIDI innovation.
In this episode, we learn how these machines with keys, knobs, switches, buttons and sliders actually make sound. We’ll also travel back to the 1960’s and hear how synth pioneers like Bob Moog helped bring these sound making devices into the mainstream.