Moog Theremini Theremin

Articles Tagged With: Leon Theremin

CIA Declassifies Article on Leon Theremin

Mother Jones magazine recently published a story about 250 declassified articles from an internal CIA magazine.  Among their 10 favorite articles was a real gem for theremin enthusiasts: an 11 page article on Leon Theremin.  The article read more →
| 0 Comments

Happy Birthday Leon Theremin!

As Lydia Kavina explained on Facebook this morning, Leon Theremin often joked that his name read backwards in Russian meant "not dying". And so, he lives on in our hearts and provides ongoing inspiration to never let the theremin "die". The detail read more →
| 1 Comment

Original Instrument Built by Leon Theremin For Sale

Retro Fret has recently posted for sale an original theremin built by Leon Theremin himself!  According to the listing, read more →
| 0 Comments

Remembering Leon Theremin 20 Years Later

Today marks the 20th anniversary of Leon Theremin's passing.  The great man who brought us the instrument we know and l read more →
| 0 Comments

Thereminists - Help Celebrate Lev Termen

This year on November 3rd will mark 20 years since the passing of Leon Theremin. To help commemorate the great man who gave read more →
| 0 Comments

Great new article about Thorwald Jørgensen and the Theremin

read more →
| 0 Comments

Comic Brings Leon Theremin's Story To New Audiences

Author Curt Pires is collaborating with artist Dalton Rose to bring the story of Leon Theremin's life and his inventions to read more →
| 0 Comments

Dr. Albert Glinsky Explains Leon Theremin's Espionage Devices on The Science Channel

Leon Theremin, the story goes, built some pretty fascinating devices in addition to the instrument that bears his name.  read more →
| 2 Comments

Who would you cast in a feature film about the theremin?

A recent NPR article pointed out that while the story of the theremin has been told as a documentary, it seems to be begging read more →
| 2 Comments

Remembering Leon Theremin

It's hard to believe, but today is the 18th anniversary of Professor Leon Theremin's passing.As you' read more →
| 4 Comments

Moscow - Theremin Culture Festival

The first festival of contemporary theremin culture "Termenologiya-2011" was held on August 26th an read more →
| 2 Comments

Leon Started It - And It Keeps On Going!

Today, August 15th, is Lev Termen's birthday, he was known as Leon Theremin in the U.S. Invented ar read more →
| 0 Comments

St. Petersburg Theremin Festival

Thereminsts will gather and perform in the home town of Lev Termen, aka Leon Theremin, for the St. P read more →
| 2 Comments

New Play About Leon Theremin to Open at First Light 2011 Festival in New York

A new play about the exploits of Leon Theremin during the depression-era is set to open this month a read more →
| 4 Comments

Lev's Home Town

Up until his departure for Europe and the United States in 1927,LevTermen (known as Leon Theremin in read more →
| 4 Comments

Remembering

Of all the ghosts to come a-haunting this season, by far the most important to us here at TW is the read more →
| 2 Comments

ThereminFamily.org Posts Rare Videos to YouTube

Two rare videos of Leon Theremin and his daughter Natalia Theremin Kavan have been posted to YouTube read more →
| 2 Comments

Leon Theremin: B-Day and B-Side

This Sunday, August 15th, is Lev Termen's birthday, he was known as Leon Theremin in the U.S. We ch read more →
| 4 Comments

OPB Investigates Leon Theremin

Oregon Public Broadcasting's "History Detectives" will investigate different historical artifacts in read more →
| 1 Comment

Lev Connections

Lev Termem, also known as Leon Theremin, died in Russia on November 3rd, 1993. His invention of the read more →
| 2 Comments

That Fateful Day: Happy Birthday Lev!

Saturday is Lev Termen's birthday. Man! where would we be without him?He was born was born August 15 read more →
| 3 Comments

Mischa Tulin and His Theremin

[ Updated. Here is the link to the eBay Auction]TW member theremaniac (and long time owner of Mischa read more →
| 2 Comments

He Sure Got Around: Theremin in Cleveland 1929

We usually only hear of Leon Theremin's (Lev Termen) travels in Russia and Europe and his time spen read more →
| 0 Comments

BBC Radio 4 play about Leon Theremin

TheBBC's Radio 4 recently broadcast a short radio play about Leon Theremin bugging the London embass read more →
| 0 Comments

Lev Termen - Passed Into History Nov. 3rd

Monday, Nov 3rd, was the 15th anniversary of Lev Termen's passing into the Aether. This has been suc read more →
| 2 Comments

Lucie Bigelow Rosen - Getting To Know Her

Of the three biggest influences in the early history of space controlled instruments, the theremin t read more →
| 0 Comments

Lev's Birthday 8/15. Where'd We Be Without Him?

This Friday is Lev Termen's birthday. Lev (Leon Theremin) was born August 15, 1896 in Russia.Where read more →
| 2 Comments

Guppy Includes Theremin Among Things Named for People

In his reivew for The Guardian of the book "The Reverend Guppy's Aquarium: From Joseph Frisbie to Ro read more →
| 0 Comments

Lev, We Remember and Thank You

Saturday, Nov 3rd, was the 14th anniversary of Lev Termen's passing into the Aether. He changed our read more →
| 3 Comments

"Theremin" at The Village Theatre, NYC Fringe Festival

The Blue Cake Theatre Company presents "Theremin" in the 2007 NYC Fringe Festival at The Village The read more →
| 11 Comments

Short fiction story about Leon Theremin published online

The online magazine Strange Horizon has published My Termen, a short story about Lev Sergeivich Term read more →
| 4 Comments

Photo: Lev Termen in Zhitomir, Ukraine (1975)

This photo, taken around the second half of 1975, was sent to ThereminWorld by Karl Grundstein of Ri read more →
| 1 Comment

flickr: Leon Theremin's Brownstone

unclechristo just posted a photo of himself standing in front of Leon Theremin's brownstone in New Y read more →
| 3 Comments

Leon Theremin, we miss you

Today is the 12th anniversary of Leon Theremin's passing into the Ether. As you practice today, con read more →
| 0 Comments

Rare recordings of Leon Theremin playing the theremin!

A big thanks to Charlie D for alerting the theremin community to this goldmine of theremin MP3s at T read more →
| 2 Comments

Happy Birthday Leon Theremin!

Leon Theremin would have been 109 today. As you're practicing today, why not play a few bars of "Ha read more →
| 0 Comments

Play about Leon Theremin running in Boston

Sorry I didn't get this up sooner, but apparently there was a play about Leon Theremin running in Bo read more →
| 0 Comments