synth museums

synth museums

TechTax - Modular Synthesizer Workshop in Spokane Washington

Published on Dec 28, 2017 Giszmo

"TechTax is a non-profit based out of Spokane, WA focused on bringing electronic music to the masses."


A Non-Profit community resource, promoting a simple concept: Self Expression Through Electronic Music.

We've broken our program into 3 basic elements:

1.) Education - Workshops and Demos of all shapes and sizes

Tony Rolando Museum of Art and Design Interview

Published on Dec 22, 2017 MAKEN0ISE

"An interview with Tony Rolando about Make Noise's commissioned piece "Synthesizer for Two Coasts" for the exhibit "Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound." The exhibit was co-curated by Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe and is showing at the Museum of Art and Design in New York through February 25, 2018.

More information about 'Sonic Arcade' can be found here:

skinnerbox: buchla vs octatrack mk 2

Published on Dec 6, 2017 skinnerbox

"at ems"

EMS Sweden (Elektronmusikstudion). You might recognize the Buchla from this recent noyzelab post.

Portland Synth Library

Did you know there was a "synth library" in Portland, OR? Well, there is. Some details on it follow, but before that, they are seeking funding on GoFundMe here. This one is in via lord zool.

"S1, in partnership with 4MS Company, is home to the Synth Library, a publicly-accessible resource in Portland, Oregon. Since spring 2016, the Synth Library has hosted regular workshops to educate and

Five-G Tokyo Shop Visit

Published on Nov 19, 2017 Bonedo Synthesizers

"We've paid the legendary Five-G Shop in Tokyo a visit. Synth Heaven!"

Giving this one the synth museums label. It is a shop, but it might as well be a museum. You can find previous posts featuring Five-G here.

MESS Ltd - Beat Collective

Published on Oct 28, 2017 brassmonkey

"Beat Collective Jams at MESS Ltd in Melbourne, Australia


Ordinarily access is members only but Melbourne Electronic Sound Studio (MESS Ltd) have opened its doors to Beat Collective for these special events!

Upon arrival you will be assigned to work in random pairs. Your challenge it to collaborate and create a track together in under 4 hours for

SMEM (Swiss Museum for Electronic Music Instruments)

This one in via swissdoc:

"SMEM (swiss museum for electronic music instruments) aims to establish as the worlds first platform for electronic music instruments. The first base of this project was laid by the incredible collection of Klemens Niklaus Trenkle who for the last 35 years collected numerous and valuable synthesizers, organs, keyboards, effects- and studiogear. SMEM is located in the

Roland SH-101 and TR-606, Korg MS-20 and GR-1 Spring Reverb

Published on Aug 29, 2017 Vintage Synthesizer Museum

And a floating cat.

"Roland SH-101 and TR-606, Korg MS-20 and GR-1 Spring Reverb played live at the Vintage Synthesizer Museum. One take, no overdubs.
Contact us to book your own private appointment at VSM

5G Tokyo 2015 Walkthrough

Published on Aug 22, 2017

"Wander around the vintage synth wonderland they call 5G and dream…"

The infamous Five G synth shop in Toyko. You can find some previous posts featuring Five G here.

Synthi 100 + TB303 Devilfish + TR606

Published on Jul 31, 2017 Honeysmack

"Prep for tomorrow's performance with the EMS Synthi100 with my colleague Dr. Anthony Lyons.

Believe it will be the first time the Synthi100 will be sequenced by a TB303."

Also see: EMS Synthi 100 + TB303 Devilfish + TR606 [Upcoming Performance in Melbourne]

Treat Yourself :)