Don Buchla and Friends: Electronic Music Pioneer
March 14, 2014
Don Buchla is widely regarded as one of the foremost pioneers in electronic musical instrument design. His reputation as a true innovator of synthesizers and unique performance controllers is honored and revered by fellow engineers, musicians, artists, composers, and academics. Buchla’s inventions are in widespread use by film composers, performance artists, jazz musicians, pop and rock musicians, and improvisational ensembles—an array of creative individuals looking for advanced, expressive, inspiring instruments. This public performance of his original work will be followed by a Q&A session and demonstration of his ground breaking instruments.