Marc Doty explains the Bob Moog Foundation’s Timeline of Synthesis

Bob Moog did not invent the synthesizer. He did, however, synthesize the history of electronic music technology and combine that synthesis with his own vision, ingenuity, talent, and musicianship to create what became the ultimate realization of a device for synthesis.

Dr. Bob’s Workshop Inspires Cornelius Elementary

  Sonic exploration sparks curiosity at Houston science and math school In late October 2013, the Bob Moog Foundation traveled to Houston, Texas to present a Dr. Bob’s Workshop experience to Cornelius Elementary, the math, science, and technology magnet schools … Continued

Bob Moog One-Off Design Finds its Way Home

Roger Powell’s Historic Keyboard Controller Now a Part of the Bob Moog Foundation Archives By Marc Doty The legacy of Bob Moog lives on in the work of musicians who worked closely with him. One such iconic artist is Roger … Continued

BMF Annual Rockstar Volunteer Party Takes Fun to New Heights

The Bob Moog Foundation celebrates their amazing volunteer base with a rockin’ good time at Climbmax in Asheville, NC. February 16, 2013 was the Bob Moog Foundation’s annual volunteer party, in which the Foundation gives back and celebrates the volunteers … 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

macProVideo Blog Series Part Six: Designing Timbres

Designing Timbres with Marc Doty In the final tutorial of this series, Marc puts some of the concepts he has portrayed to work by creating patches and implementing functionalities in order to generate interesting and useful timbres. Videos included: 1.  … Continued

macProVideo Blog Series Part Five: The VCA & Other Tools

The VCA & Other Tools with Marc Doty In this tutorial, Marc demonstrates and explains a variety of the standalone functionalities employed in analog synthesis.  Generating examples of their sound and functionality as well as employing aspects of synthesis demonstrated … Continued