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Magnetovore Inventor Building New Theremin

David Levi, founder of Magnetovore and the inventor of the magnetic cello of the same name, is hard at work on a new theremin design.  His goal is to create a more playable theremin that will bring more musicians to the theremin read more →
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Moog Music Responds to Theremini Feedback

If you've been following the discussion in our forums, some of our members have voiced critical opinions of the Moog Music's Theremini Theremin.  Moog Music, Inc. asked us to post this response from their President, Mike Adams:Dear Theremin read more →
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RCA Theremin For Sale In UK

Thereminist and entertainer Bruce Woolley has listed an RCA Theremin for sale on RCATheremin.com.  This is a very rare opportunity to own a very rare instrument!The instrument was formerly owned by Olivia Mattis and was restored by Floyd Engels.For read more →
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Nano - A New Modular Theremin From Poland

Meet Nano, a new modular theremin by Polish manufacturer Assec.  Setting it apart from more traditional models, Nano comes as a basic unit that can be extended via add-on modules to give it additional capabilities.  In its most basic form, Nano read more →
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Robotic Telepresence Theremin Playing Cat

We've all seen last year's viral (and infamous around here) video of a cat "playing" a miniature theremin, right?  Well this takes the concept to a whole new level.  In what appears to be a video from the headquarters of Mandarin Electron, we read more →
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An Updated Magnetovore

For the past 4 years, David Levi has been hard at work refining his Magnetovore electronic Theremincello.  Now, 7 prototypes later, the instrument has evolved significantly with a more minimalistic design and better playability.  You can see the read more →
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Moog Theremini Now Available

Moog Music announced general availability of their new Theremini theremin today.  The product was first announced at NAMM in January 2014 and began shipping this week. The Moog Theremini is different from traditional theremins in multiple read more →
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Flashback: Big Briar Model 500 Theremin Controller

I recently learned about a really fun blog called Retro Synth Ads.  If you're like me and spent your youth pouring through issues of magazines like Keyboard, Electronic Musician, and others looking at gear, this blog will bring back some great read more →
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Ohad Basson's Theremin 2.0

Theremin 2.0 from Bassonism on Vimeo.Ohad Basson, an industrial designer from Israel, wasn't content with the standard theremin.  For the past several months, he's been working on a bold evolution of the instrument.  "Theremin 2.0" is made of a read more →
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New Hybrid Theremin from Moog

Announced at NAMM, Moog has release a new hybrid theremin combining heterodyne pitch generation and an analog synthesizer sound generator.  The Theremini.Features include built in pitch correction, tuner, a speaker, and USB MIDI read more →
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tVOX tour theremins sold on eBay by its builder

George Pavlov, Lydia Kavina's husband and builder of the tVOX tour theremin is actually selling two of these professional instruments on eBay!More info here: http://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/tvox_shop read more →
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Vectr 3D Gesture Controller Inspired By The Theremin

Meet Vectr, a new 3D controller inspired by the theremin.  Inventor Matt Heins of HackMe is hoping to raise $10,000 USD on KickStarter.com to get Vectr off the ground. Vectr uses an array of sensors to detect hand position and motion in 3D read more →
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Guide to Buying a Theremin

Here at Theremin World, readers often ask "which theremin should I buy?"  We've created this handy guide to help you make your decision.  When deciding which theremin to purchase, here are 8 important considerations.BudgetHands down, the first read more →
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First RCA Theremin By Westinghouse For Sale

Folks, when it rains, it pours! Another vintage theremin is currently for sale on eBay.  As you might recall, RCA built read more →
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Shop Labor Day Sales to Save On Theremins!

Monday is Labor Day in the United States, and that means big sales and big savings for you all weekend! Guitar Center is of read more →
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RCA Theremin For Sale

Auction house Grogan and Company has RCA theremin serial number 100034 currently listed for sale.  The theremin appears read more →
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Therevox ET-4 Appears On 4 New Recordings

The Therevox ET-4 has found its voice on a few new albums released recently.  According to a post on Therevox.com's blo read more →
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Tunable - Pitch Preview For iOS and Android

Tunable by Affinity Blue is a new tone generator / pitch detection app that is well suited to theremin players.  J read more →
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Thierry Frenkel Demonstrates His New Theremin Cello Design

Noted "Theremingenieur" Thierry Frenkel just posted this video of his new theremin cello design on his Facebook page.  read more →
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New Theremins From A New UK Theremin Manufacturer

Lost Volts, a new theremin manufacturer based in the UK, has introduced 2 new theremin models: the LV-2 pitch-only and read more →
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Open.Theremin.UNO Progress Report

Open.Theremin.UNO is a variation of the Open.Theremin project and is built around the Arduino UNO microcontroller.  One read more →
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Magnetovore Magnetic Cello Ready For Prime Time

We first met the Magnetovore, an electromagnetic cello-like instrument by Cal Poly student David Levi, about a year ago. &nb read more →
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Moog Theremin Shirts On Sale

Moog's ultra-cool theremin t-shirts are currently on sale!  Regularly $24.95 USD, you can purchase them now at just $19 read more →
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1929 RCA Theremin For Sale in South Carolina

This appeared recently in our forums, and we wanted to give it more attention.  RCA theremins don't come up for sa read more →
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New DIY Theremin from Elettrorama

Elettrorama, a do-it-yourself only company, has released an impressive new theremin kit named the Theremax Theremin Deluxe. & read more →
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E Theremin for iOS

This app captures the magic of early classic slider controlled synthesisers such as the Ondes-Martenot (1928) Trautonium (19 read more →
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Leap - A New Interface For Gestural Music?

The Leap Motion controller hasn't even shipped, and already it's creating a huge buzz in the gestural input community.  read more →
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Great Deal on Boss RC-30 Loop Station today

Today only, the Boss Rc-30 Loop Station is on sale at Musician's Friend for $30 less than normal.  Combine this price read more →
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Theremin Holiday Gift Guide

Got a theremin fan on your holiday shopping list?  Here are some ideas for last-minute gifts to help you fill those stoc read more →
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Small Number of Moogfest 2012 Screen Printed Etherwave Plus Theremins Still Available

A small number of those beautiful custom screen printed Moog Etherwave Plus theremins from Moogfest 2012 are still available read more →
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The Obligatory Black Friday Deals Post

It wouldn't be the holiday season without a post listing all the Black Friday deals that might be helpful to theremin shopper read more →
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Moog Theremin Shirt Says It All In Just 4 Letters

You love the theremin. You love Moog. Let everyone know with their awesome new theremin t-shirt.  Better yet, if you're read more →
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RCA Theremin and Replica Speaker To Be Auctioned November 22nd

Here is a rare opportunity to own an authentic, working and fully functional RCA Theremin! Update - The auction is now live read more →
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11 Ways To Save Money On Theremin-Related Holiday Gift Purchases

Black Friday is just around the corner, but there are several great deals you can take advantage of right now to get a jump-s read more →
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Flavio's Custom Guitar-Theremin-iPhone Instrument

Flavio Sosa's guitar is like no other.  Combining a regular electric guitar, an iPhone (used as a synthesizer), and a t read more →
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A Web-Based Electro-Theremin You Can Play

Here's a fun little way to waste some time at your computer.  Web developer Stuart Memo has created an HTML Web Audio read more →
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Moog Issues Limited Run of Glow In The Dark Etherwaves

Remember the green glowing theremin in Moog's announcement for their annual Halloween Theremin Video contest?  Turns ou read more →
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5 Theremin-Like Apps for Windows Phones

We've covered theremin apps for iPhone/iPad and Android in the past, so a round-up of apps for Windows Phone devices is read more →
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Labor Day Sales To Help You Save On Theremin Purchases

This Monday is Labor Day in the United States, and with the holiday and long weekend come plenty of sales you can take advan read more →
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Therimax for iPhone/iPad

There are a lot of theremin apps available for the iPhone/iPad and other devices (see our roundup article for the complete l read more →
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Page McConnell Demos His Vintage Big Briar Theremin

Page McConnell of the band Phish demonstrates his gear, including a Moog keytar and theremin in this short documentary film. read more →
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Virtual Theremin Coming To Playstation Vita Game System

Kudos to Sony's European product manager Mayumi Donovan who announced today that an upcoming trio of free games to be releas read more →
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300 Free Hand Control Samples Including Theremin

Music news site MusicRadar has released a free set of 300 samples of "hand control".  The 411 MB royalty-free download read more →
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New Theremin Manufacturer from Brazil - ThereMy

Our Brazilian readers will be pleased to know about a new theremin manufacturer in Brazil - ThereMy (http://www.theremy.com. read more →
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WavingBox's Ultimate Busking Theremin

Hailing from Strasbourg, France, There Mine (a.k.a. Wavingbox), has created what might just be the ultimate self-contained t read more →
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A New MIDIfied Theremax from Elettrorama

Italian DIY synth maker Elettrorama has introduced a new MIDIfied Paia Theremax theremin on their Facebook page.  In ad read more →
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theremit - A New Theremin From Italy

  Meet theremit - a new theremin from Italian manufacturer Axefactory (Axefactory.com).  As you can see from the ph read more →
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Magnetovore - A Magnetic Cello

Cal Poly SLO student Dan Levi has created a new form of electronic cello that uses magnetic induction instead of a lever to read more →
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A New Theremin Cello?

A video called "Prova Theremin Cello" was posted to YouTube on Tuesday showing what appears to be a newly created theremin c read more →
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Dodecaudion Now Available To Purchase

Remember the Dodecaudion IR-based gestural controller we mentioned a while back?  If you fancy optical theremin sorts o read more →
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What's the Difference Between a Tannerin and a Theremin?

If you watched the Beach Boys historical reunion tonight on the Grammy Awards, you probably caught a glimpse of the elusive read more →
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2 Moog Melodia Theremins at Knobexploit

eBay seller knobexploit posted on their Facebook page today that they have 2 Moog Melodia theremins being restored in prepar read more →
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Modern theremin with tube amplifier in a vintage cabinet

The French theremin cabinet builder Michel CHAZOT who has already built the cabinet for Thorwald Jørgensen's custom th read more →
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Demo of the Sonuus G2M Pitch-to-MIDI Converter With a Theremin

Here's a short demo video showing the Sonuus G2M Guitar to MIDI Converter used with a guitar, theremin, and microphone. The read more →
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Randy George's MIDI Merlin

Always wanting to push his theremin performances further outside the box, Randy George has emerged from his laboratory with a new creation that is part teaching tool, part instrument, and very flexible. Say hello to MIDI Merlin!MIDI Merlin is a MAX-based read more →
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Replica Theremin Cello And Diamond Speaker For Sale

Here’s a rare opportunity to own a high quality replica instrument that’s nearly as hard read more →
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Meet the Therevox ET-4

Fans of the Ondes Martenot and the Electro-Theremin (a.k.a. Tannerin) will be excited to hear that T read more →
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Dreaming of a White (Stripes) Christmas?

On the odd chance that someone on your holiday shopping list is a fan of the White Stripes and there read more →
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Thomas Grillo Demonstrates the Burns B3 Pro Theremin

If you're considering buying a Burns B3 Pro Theremin, don't miss this great demonstration and mini read more →
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Cyber Monday Music Deals

If you missed the deals on Black Friday, here's a quick roundup of "Cyber Monday" deals: zZounds.com read more →
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Black Friday Music Bargains

In the United States, "Black Friday" is the busiest shopping day of the year. Stores of all sorts sl read more →
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New Moog Theremin Teeshirts

The Bob Moog Foundation has some unique theremin teeshirts featuring artwork from early Moog Theremi read more →
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Utamin Introduces Kids to Space Control

Here's something for your holiday shopping list, especially if you have kids to shop for (or if you read more →
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Coupons For Theremin Purchases

Updated 12/26/2012 - The end of the year is here, and that means big savings for you from music retailers!  Lo read more →
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EtherMagic.eu Launches to Sell Theremin Mods

Wilco Botermans has launched EtherMagic.eu as a new online store for theremins and mods, including t read more →
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Meet the Dodecaudion

DODECAUDION from panGenerator on Vimeo.What looks like a classic shape-sorting toy, consists of mult read more →
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New Theremin T-Shirt From The Bob Moog Foundation

In celebration of the 5th anniversary of the Bob Moog Foundation, the group announced several new T- read more →
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Thomas Grillo demonstrates Thierry's ESPE01 Etherwave Mod

Thomas Grillo has prepared a deep dive demonstration of Thierry Frenkel's new ESPE01 module for the Etherwave theremin. Whe read more →
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Playable Doodles - Pencil Theremin

Inspired by the theremin, Jay Silver and Eric Rosenbaum at the MIT Media Lab have created a small so read more →
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Hand painted theremins by LEBO auctioned on eBay

Starting tomorrow at noon Eastern time, the Bob Moog Foundation will be auctioning off several uniqu read more →
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Moog Releases Free MuRF VST Controller

MOOG Music announced today the release of a free software VST controller plug-in for their popular M read more →
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It's Alive! Dorit in the Lab

photo Moog Music Well known for her solo performances, Moog Sound Lab has featured Dorit Chrysler an read more →
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Replica Theremin Cello And Diamond Speaker For Sale

We're excited to report that a replica theremin cello and diamond speaker built by master craftsman read more →
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Guitar Center Now Ships Internationally

We've added links to Guitar Center to our online theremin store because they now ship internationall read more →
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IR MIDI Device Lets You Control Your Synth Like A Theremin

Here's a fun little toy if you're looking for a theremin-like way to control your synth via MIDI. T read more →
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Meet The Radiopool Thereglyph

Circuit-bending pioneer Reed Ghazala has created a new instrument dubbed the Radiopool Thereglyph. read more →
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Squaremin: Infra-Red Theremin in a Box

Nick Hardeman has a fun Do-It-Yourself project on his blog for building a theremin-like instrument u read more →
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Theremin Related Black Friday Deals

In the USA, the Friday after Thanksgiving is known as Black Friday, because it's a) the busiest shop read more →
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Moog Music Announces Filtatron App Now Available for iPhone and iPod Touch

Moog Music's first iOS app, Filtatron, is now available for iPhone and iPod touch for just $4.99. read more →
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Moog Music Announces Filtatron App Now Available for iPhone and iPod Touch

Real-Time Audio Filter and Effects Engine Brings Signature Moog Sound to iDevices for $4.99 ASHEVIL read more →
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Sonic Wave Theremin For Sale on eBay

Led Zeppelin fans may recall Jimmy Page wailing away on one of these back in the day. The pitch-onl read more →
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iPhone 4 Gyro Gesture Music App

An iTheremin in the palm of your hand. The iPhone 4's improved gyroscope and gesture sensors inspire read more →
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Ballerina Sound Generators

Am filing this under theremin like, it feels theremin related. Or at least sounds reminiscent of the read more →
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Moog Music Drops Price of Premium Etherwave Case

Moog Music has dropped the price of their Premium Etherwave Case from $149 to just $99 USD. This ca read more →
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The Teletron: A Mind Controlled Synthesizer

I'm not sure how I feel about this device being called a theremin, but that doesn't mean it's not co read more →
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Electro Faustus Photo Theremin Review at AnalogWarCry

There's a nice review today of Electro Faustus' EF102 Photo Theremin today over at a blog called Ana read more →
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Roundup: Theremin Apps For The iPhone

With its accelerometer, digital compass, and sound generation capabilities, the iPhone has become a popular platform for theremin simulator applications. Rather than making you navigate the iTunes store for each app yourself, we've put together a round-up read more →
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Octant Optical Theremin Watch

Octant is an acoustic-robotic band built by lead singer Matt Steinke. He's raising money to produce read more →
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Review: Air Melody for iPhone

Skip Note Studio's entry into the iPhone theremin category is Air Melody, an app that combines an in read more →
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Bazooka Theremin

Yes folks, that's a bazooka wired up to work like a theremin. This ultra-modified theremin was on d read more →
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Kinect for xBox 360 - The Perfect Video Theremin Interface?

Today at E3, Microsoft finally unveiled the long-awaited productized version of the Project Natal vi read more →
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RCA Theremin for sale on eBay

An original RCA theremin was listed for sale on eBay today, complete with an RCA speaker and a colle read more →
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RCA 106 Speaker Cabinet for sale on eBay

Here's something you don't find for sale every day - an original RCA 106 speaker cabinet. No electr read more →
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Etherwave Pro Limited Edition

Moog Music annouced today that the Moog Etherwave Pro theremin is no longer available from Moog Music directly. Instead, you'll need to search for one on eBay or other sales forums. The new Limited Edition Etherwave Pro features a natural wood back read more →
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RCA Theremin For Sale on Ebay

RCA Theremin For Sale on Ebay The seller writes: "I've listed my RCA Theremin for sale on eBay. I read more →
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RCA Theremin #200051 back on the auction block (for real?)

RCA Theremin #200051 is listed again on eBay. The bids are around $1500 (US) as of this posting. T read more →
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RCA Theremin for sale - sold!

This was psoted in our forums yesterday, but I'm bumping it up to the front page news to make sure e read more →
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Vintage RCA Theremin and speaker for sale

Olivia Mattis, organizer of the 1997 Theremin Festival in Portland, Maine and collector of theremins read more →
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RCA Theremin to be auctioned Feb 7th!

I received a note from Jay Zieglar of ieglar Auctions today that he'll have an RCA theremin for auc read more →
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The Ondes Martenot is back!

The Analogue Systems French Connection is a new twist on the original Ondes Martenot. The new instru read more →
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Moog Music is back!

Big Briar, Inc., the company founded by Robert Moog in 1978 is now doing business as Moog Music Inc. read more →
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