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In all other cases you should see a musical instrument, a musical interface, a sound sculpture making music, a weird musical instrument, an odd musical instrument, an experimental musical instrument.

You can also find information about builders of musical instruments or artists using some of the strangest musical instruments you can find on earth. Just browse this pages to find some of the novelty instruments and get some inspiration to make your own musical instruments or sound machines and let me know.

Electronic Sackbut
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The Electronic Sackbut is seen as the first voltage controlled synth.

To play music on the Electronic Sackbut the musician played the keyboard with the right hand and used his left hand to handle the controls. The left hand changed the tone colour and timbre in that way.


Hugh Le Caine playing the Electronic Sackbut
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Hugh Le Caine
Hugh Le Caine
(1914-1977) Canadian scientist and composer, inventor of the first voltage controlled synth.
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Hugh Le Caine playing the Electronic Sackbut