Moog remakes the huge Emerson modular synthesizer 50 years later

Moog remakes the massive Emerson modular synthesizer 50 years later

How do you have fun the fiftieth anniversary of Bob Moog’s the primary voltage managed synthesizer? By utterly recreating it 5 many years later, in fact. The parents at Moog revealed the brand new Emerson Moog Modular System this weekend at Moogfest. This analysis and development undertaking took three years to finish, culminated with the constructing of the 2014 version of Keith Emerson’s Moog Modular System (Emerson being of Emerson, Lake & Palmer fame). Utilizing the unique schematics, hand-soldering, conventional wiring methods and even photograph-etching the aluminum entrance panels (a a lot much less widespread course of nowadays), engineers have been capable of remake the extremely custom-made instrument from the internals to the aesthetics. Heck, Emerson even used the unit in what he stated could also be one among his final reside performances Thursday night time. What’s extra, Moog plans to construct “a handful” of those new Emerson techniques and supply them for buy. As you may anticipate, you will should name the manufacturing unit for pricing which probably means it is a bit outdoors of almost all worth ranges. Early reviews have the record worth at $ninety,000, however Moog has but to announce a determine. When you’re sorting your funds although, we have been in a position to have a look in individual, and you may scroll by way of these pictures within the gallery under. And you may hear Emerson’s unique modular system within the tune “Fortunate Man.”

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2014 Emerson Moog Modular System

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