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Hofstra University Honors Deutsch and Moog Invention

Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY, will be marking music history with a new permanent display of the first Moog synthesizer, completed in 1964. The display honors Professor Emeritus of Music Herbert Deutsch who co-created the synthesizer with Bob Moog.

Hofstra played a part in their world changing work with a research grant of $200.00. Herb Deutsch is a well respected composer as well as a teacher and proponent of new and electronic music.

The synthesizer display will be unveiled by the University with a special ceremony to celebrate Herb Deustch's career and contributions on April 14, 2010, at 11:15 a.m.

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