analog synthesizer (uses analogue circuits to produce sound)

~ Electronic instrument

Description

using analogue circuits and techniques to produce sound electronically, the first types where created in the 1920's with thermionic valves and other electromechanical machineries.

Relationships

derivations: synthesizer
related instruments: bass pedals
subtypes: Hammond organ
Minimoog
Moog
clavioline (electronic keyboard, forerunner to analogue syntheziers)
ondioline (early analogue synth with various sounds and "vibrato" keyboard)
trautonium (monophonic electric instrument from 1930's)
Wikidata: Q3268757 [info]