Beginning later this week, Bob Moog’s official archives will be on display to the public at his alma mater, @Cornell . The collection includes academic works, early circuit drawings, synthesizer module prototypes, and Bob’s own soldering iron! More info:
“The musical note instantly evokes the feeling of music, while the surrounding circle, open at the top, creates a sense of unity and movement.” Bob Moog wrote this in an R. A. Moog Co. newsletter 56 years ago this month, introducing the company logo we still use today!
Join us in wishing legendary composer, educator, and our dear friend Herb Deutsch a very happy birthday! This man's collaboration with Bob Moog led to the development of the first Moog modular #synthesizer . As they say, the rest is history! We love you, Herb ❤️
In November 1963, Bob Moog first met composer and music educator Herb Deutsch. The two would go on to collaborate on the development of the first Moog #synthesizer . Take a look back on the early days of electronic music, as told by Herb, here:
#WendyCarlos ' early collaborators w/ Bob Moog were essential in the development of th #Moog #Synthesizer , and her ground-breaking 1968 albu #SwitchedOnBach introduced the new instrument to the masses. #InternationalWomensDay '>Celebratin #InternationalWomensDay
Happy Birthday Bob! Today would've been your 84th birthday—Thank you for showing that the most beautiful & innovative solutions evolve from deeply caring & creative collaborations. We are honored to walk in your footsteps & carry on your legacy. Love The employee owners at Moog