The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music #7 w/ Delia Derbyshire Collaborator David Vorhaus

David Vorhaus Analogue Electronic Music 1979 Published on Sep 13, 2009 JeffreyPlaide

Update: Festival info further below. Thought I would start with a couple of videos featuring David Vorhaus.

“In this historical video excerpt, David Vorhaus talks about two of his analogue inventions – the MANIAC analogue sequencer, and the Kaleidophon from 1979.

The MANIAC (Multiphasic Analog Inter-Active

Arturia Mellotron V [Episode 141]

Published on May 16, 2019 CatSynth TV

“The recent v7 of the Arturia V Collection included some new instruments. We look at one of those today, the Mellotron V, and explore some of the features that give it that “mellotron sound.” We also use some samples of our cat Sam Sam to build a completely new Mellotron patch.

For more information on the Mellotron V, please visit

Rediscovering A Rare 70’s Synthesizer with Tara Busch – Warren Huart: Produce Like A Pro

Published on May 14, 2019 Produce Like A Pro

“The Resynator is a monophonic pitch-tracking synthesizer with a pretty remarkable story. The instrument-controlled unit was invented by Don Tavel in the ’70s to track the pitch of any instrument plugged into it and produce synthesized sounds. As the world’s first synthesizer of its kind, the Resynator was way ahead of its time, but unfortunately

Grapevine [Episode 137]

Published on May 3, 2019 CatSynth TV

“Time-lapse video driving north from Los Angeles, starting on I-405 north of the Getty Center, merging onto I-5, and continuing north through the Santa Clarita Valley and onto The Grapevine through the Tehachapi Mountains and Tejon Pass. The video ends with the descent into California’s Central Valley at the split of I-5 and CA 99.

The music is “Xi” by

Sputnik Dual Oscillator [Episode 136]

Published on May 2, 2019 CatSynth TV

“We take a closer look at the features and sound quality of the Dual Oscillator from Sputnik Modular. It is a particularly smooth and timbrally rich oscillator with a myriad of internal and external modulation opportunities.

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“The Sputnik Dual Oscillator is 100% analog with both

Electronic Voyager: Retracing Bob Moog’s Sonic Journey – OFFICIAL TRAILER

Published on Apr 30, 2019 Waveshaper Media

“Electronic Voyager is slated for release in 2020. Now in the final stages of post-production, the film is raising finishing funds via Indiegogo.

From Waveshaper Media, the Toronto-based production company behind the pivotal electronic music documentary I Dream Of Wires, seen widely on Netflix, comes Electronic Voyager. Electronic Voyager is a new

Lisa Bella Donna – Starchild Warrior Cats – Moog Matriarch & Moog Grandmother

Published on Apr 27, 2019 Lisa Bella Donna

“Lisa Bella Donna: Moog Matriarch & Moog Grandmother
Can you tell which is which?

Love to All! have a wonderful weekend! HAPPY MOOG FEST!!”

Moog Matriarch

Lisa Bella Donna – Impression for Moog Matriarch, 16MM Film, & Magnetic Tape

Published on Apr 26, 2019 Lisa Bella Donna

“Variations on a few themes I recorded with the Moog Matriarch. One of which appears as the opening credits for the beautiful & breathtaking premiere film that Moog composed for the Matriarch. This particular piece has some heavy use of analog treatment during mixdown, including combing the synthesizer with some haunting field recordings to conjure

Lisa Bella Donna – Paraphonic Preludé for Moog Matriarch

Published on Apr 26, 2019 Lisa Bella Donna

“My very first recording/exploration with the Moog Matriarch prototype when it arrived at my studio and I switched it on. Such a beautiful sounding instrument. It was also not yet called the “Matriarch”…
Photos are from around my studio and home in the Appalachian Mountains. My immense gratitude to all at Moog Synthesizers. They’re the BEST for a

Matzoh Man and KOMA Field Kit [Episode 134]

Published on Apr 20, 2019 CatSynth TV

“The Matzoh Man returns for Passover this year. This time, his rendition of Dayenu is used to drive the KOMA Field Kit via a contact mic. Audio is routed to the Field Kit’s enveloper follower to drive the solenoid and sundry objects. In the final segment, we use Matzoh Man’s audio and the envelope generator to also drive the Morpheus Z-plane filter from