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Published: 27 March 2014

432 Pages | over 371 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195394894

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The Synthesizer

A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding, Programming, Playing, and Recording the Ultimate Electronic Music Instrument

Mark Vail

  • Includes a companion website
  • Explains the important developments throughout the history of the synthesizer
  • Describes how engineers, musicians, and visionaries have advanced its capabilities
  • Gives important practical tips on choosing a synthesizer
  • Reveals the deep creativity and imagination of those who work with synthesizers
  • Thoroughly illustrated with over 350 images