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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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A DIY Wine Box Theremin

Theremin World member Adrian Bontenbal just shared a new article with us showcasing a theremin (with schematic!) that he bu read more →
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Updated Circuit Details for Clara Rockmore's Theremin

  Adrian Bontenbal has provided us with updated notes from his experiments in building a re-creation of Clara Rockmore' read more →
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Reader Creates Replica RCA Theremin As Gift For Retiring Colleague

With friends like these, who needs to win the lottery? Frank Blöhbaum, a reader from Germany, sent us these pictures of read more →
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LC Tank Simulation in Excel

Calling all theremin builders!  As you know, designing a theremin circuit can be a tricky project to undertake.  S read more →
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Reader Re-Creates Clara Rockmore's Theremin

Years ago, Bob Moog donated to the theremin community a hand-drawn schematic he had created by closely examining Clara Rockm read more →
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Awesome Paper RCA Theremin

Mike Buffington created this awesome paper RCA Theremin and matching RCA Model 106 speaker as a gif read more →
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Weekly Thereminspiration - A Theremin Stand Like No Other

This has been discussed in our forums for a few days, but it's just too cool not to give more attent read more →
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Funding Your Theremin Idea

Dream of getting some funding to take your idea for the next step in theremin evolution to the nex read more →
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One Theremin Per Child - An Open Source Theremin For The Masses

While not a true theremin per se in terms of sound generation and antenna circuitry, the One Theremi read more →
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RCA Theremin Replica Made With Vintage Parts

YouTube user camasquil has uploaded a video of a replica 1929 RCA Theremin. According to the video 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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Moog Etherwave Mod For Extended Pitch Range

Thierry's been at it again, and his latest mod sounds great! The mod, demonstrated by Thierry himse read more →
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Sewer Pipe Theremin

After catching a glimpse and hearing a Theremin on youtube.com, I was hooked. The sound is a like n read more →
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Creator of the Beep-It Optical Theremin Shares His DIY Story

Remember the cool little Beep-It optical theremin? It's back in the news with a great write-up by i read more →
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PAiA Theremax in a LEGO Case

We love non-traditional theremin cabinets, and Mike Chappell's recent project certainly falls into t read more →
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First Kinect MIDI Theremin Prototype

When Microsoft first announced the Kinect video controller for the XBox 360, we knew it was just a m read more →
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Be a Human Theremin!

Just in time for Halloween, NerdKits has released a video and kit that can turn a normal nerd into a read more →
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Etherwave Case Mod

Case mods have been all the rage with hardcore gamer PCs for several years. Hot rods inspired the c read more →
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The LEGO Optical Theremin

From the LEGO Community comes this optical theremin built from... you guessed it - LEGOs! The instr read more →
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Build the Squaremin - An Optical Theremin

Here's a fun twist on the theremin that looks to be fairly easy to build too. Circuit-Projects.com read more →
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Make Explores the Gakken Premium Theremin

Make Online has posted a short video demonstrating the Gakken Premium Theremin. Enjoy! read more →
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Free Theremin to MIDI with Pd

For those of you craving a Theremin-to-MIDI controller, here's a free program you can run in Pd to d read more →
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Meet Sammy Davis Jr. Jr. Jr. - the Owl Theremin

First it was theremins wearing cat costumes, then cats playing theremins, and now this...Meet Sammy read more →
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Steam Powered Theremin in the Wild West?

photo L.E.Parker Well maybe not exactly a steam theremin (at least not yet) but performance artist, read more →
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DIY: Build a small optical theremin with Popular Science for under $20

Popular Science shares an article with instructions and schematics for building a small optical ther read more →
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Otona no Kagaku vol 17 features mini theremin, Eri

Japanese magazine "Otona no Kagaku" (Science for Adults) volume 17 has what appears to be a lengthy read more →
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MAKE Weekend Project: Build a Theremin

Bre Pettis of MAKE Magazine recently ran a video article showing how to build one of Art Harrison's read more →
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Handmade Music gives an inside peek in Moog's workshop

I watched the Moog Music episode of "Handmade Music" on the DIY Channel tonight. It was pretty cool read more →
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Moog Music to be featured on the DIY Network

According to a news release from Moog Music today, the company will be featured on an upcoming episo read more →
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Video: Mark Keppinger on theremins

A big thanks to Jeff S for helping us discover several videos of Mark Keppinger - the theremin build read more →
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Restoration of an RCA Theremin

Dayfan has done it yet again! The prolific writer and fixer-upper of RCA theremins has treated us t read more →
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Blogging theremin construction

Blogger.com member "Your Humble Narrator" is blogging his experience building a theremin kit. Check read more →
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DIY: Detailed cabinet dimensions and component values for the RCA Theremin

Dayfan (Mark McKeown) is at it again! After completing his semi-replica RCA theremin, he's gone a s read more →
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RCA Theremin Component Values and Cabinet Dimensions

Introduction Thanks to David Kean and the Audities Foundation in Calgary, Canada for providing me th read more →
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Pierre Genet's Tube Theremin

Pierre has built a new tube theremin design based loosely on the RCA theremin. He has graciously sha read more →
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DIY: Construction of a Semi-Replica RCA Theremin

What do you do when you really want a vintage theremin but just can't ever find one for sale? If yo read more →
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Construction of a Semi-Replica RCA Theremin

IntroductionAcknowledgements – Arthur Harrison provided enough data on his website to inspire me to read more →
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DIY: RS Theremin progress

DanO is making some great progress on his RS Theremin project. He just posted another update includ read more →
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DIY: Homemade RCA Theremin Cabinet

New member mikebuffington just posted some great photos of his homemade RCA theremin cabinet in our theremin constructi read more →
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Flickr: Busking with a theremin

I found a couple of photos on Flickr today of this guy playing what looks like a homemade plate-ante read more →
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Checking in with DanO...

When we last checked in on DanO (the guy blogging his experience building an RS Theremin), he had ju read more →
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DIY: Add custom indexing rings to your Etherwave

Tom Green of TomGreenArts.com has created a set of indexing rings for the Moog Etherwave Standard th read more →
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DIY: Freeware circuit design & simulation software

The GEDA project is a free suite of GPL'ed electronic circuit design and simulation tools being deve read more →
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DIY: How to make your own printed circuit boards

Those of you building your own theremins from scratch might find this guide from 5Bears.com useful. read more →
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DIY: Adventures in Theremin Building

This blog is the beginning of what looks to be a great photojournal of scratch building a custom the read more →
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Tiny Opto Theremin

Get LoFi, the ultimate circuit-bending blog, recently posted about this ultra-small opto-theremin th read more →
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DIY: Circuit board design software roundup

DIY: Circuit board design software roundup URL.http://www.expresspcb.com/index.htm read more →
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DIY: MusicFromOuterSpace.com

For our DIY readers, you must check out this great site devoted to homebrew synthesizer building. I read more →
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DIY: Silicon Chip theremin metamorphosis

Reader Abdulkn has been busy! He sent us this incredible photo-filled article about building your o read more →
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Jaycar/Silicon Chip Theremin – A Metamorphosis

This article is intended to chronicle my experience of construction and modifications of the Jaycar/Silicon Chip Theremin ki read more →
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4 people on 43things.com are building theremins

I just found this cool website, 43things.com where people declare goals they want to accomplish and read more →
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A Multi-Voiced Theremin

John Rigg has taken the idea of the simple theremin to a new height. His versatilemulti-voiced ther read more →
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Build a Diamond-Shaped Theremin Speaker

If you've seen pictures of Leon Theremin or Clara Rockmore playing theirclassic theremins, you've un read more →
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DIY: Easy front panel construction

Building your own theremin or synthesizer? Don't have a machine shop handy to make your front pane read more →
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New theremin kit from ApogeeKits.com

ApogeeKits.com has a new pitch-only theremin kit you can build yourself. It features both continuou read more →
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DIY: Building your own wooden tuner knobs

Scott Simms submitted a great article to Audio Tweaks on building your own wooden tuner knobs. If y read more →
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