1970 – Bob Moog built this Drum Machine for TV Theme / Jingle composer Eric Siday. The machine, the only one of its kind, never made it into production and consisted of prototype modules for drum and percussion synthesis. This unit sits in the Cité de la Musique in Paris France.
Simeon Coxe III: “In this shot you can see I have the oscillators mounted horizontally in plywood along with echo units, wah pedal, and so on. Here I am playing the ‘lead’ oscillator with my right hand, keying in rhythm oscillators with my elbow on the telegraph keys, changing the volume on an amp with my left hand, and singing. This was typical.”