Inventors of musical instruments

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  1. Les Paul

    Les Paul

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    American jazz guitarist, country guitarist, songwriter and inventor

  2. Moondog

    Moondog

    505 views
    American composer

  3. Robert Moog

    Robert Moog

    283 views
    Electronic music pioneer, inventor of Moog synthesizer

  4. Pierre Schaeffer

    Pierre Schaeffer

    69 views
    French musicologist

  5. Harry Partch

    Harry Partch

    67 views
    American composer, instrument builder and music theorist

  6. Susumu Hirasawa

    Susumu Hirasawa

    58 views
    Japanese musician

  7. Leon Theremin

    Leon Theremin

    43 views
    Soviet scientist

  8. Narciso Yepes

    Narciso Yepes

    37 views
    Spanish guitarist

  9. Laurens Hammond

    Laurens Hammond

    25 views
    American, Inventor

  10. Luigi Russolo

    Luigi Russolo

    25 views
    Electronic music pioneer and Futurist painter

  11. Ned Steinberger

    Ned Steinberger

    17 views
    American inventor

  12. Giles Brindley

    Giles Brindley

    14 views
    British, Scientist

  13. Jon Rose

    Jon Rose

    13 views
    Asutralian musicain

  14. Andrei Sychra

    Andrei Sychra

    12 views
    Russian composer

  15. Yuri Landman

    Yuri Landman

    11 views
    Luthier

  16. John Compton (organ builder)

    John Compton (organ builder)

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    John Compton (1876 - 1957), born in Newton Burgoland, Leicestershire was a pipe organ builder. His business based in Nottingham and London flourished between 1902 and 1965.


  17. Richard Pockrich (inventor)

    Richard Pockrich (inventor)

    9 views
    Irish, Musician

  18. Hans Reichel

    Hans Reichel

    9 views
    German improvisational guitarist, experimental luthier, inventor, and type designer

  19. Adolphe Sax

    Adolphe Sax

    8 views
    musical instrument designer, musician

  20. Paul Tutmarc

    Paul Tutmarc

    7 views
    American musician

  21. John Dopyera

    John Dopyera

    7 views
    American, Inventor

  22. Walther Nernst

    Walther Nernst

    6 views
    German scientist

  23. Thaddeus Cahill

    Thaddeus Cahill

    5 views
    American, Inventor

  24. Richard H. Ranger

    Richard H. Ranger

    4 views
    American engineer

  25. Tom Oberheim

    Tom Oberheim

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    Thomas Elroy Oberheim (Born July 7, 1936, Manhattan, Kansas), known as Tom Oberheim, is an audio engineer best known for designing effects processors, analog synthesizers, sequencers, and drum machines. He has been the founder of four audio electronics companies, most notably Oberheim Electronics. He was also a key figure in the development and adoption of the MIDI standard.


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