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    Nano - A New Modular Theremin From Poland

    Meet Nano, a new modular theremin by Polish manufacturer Assec.  Setting it apart from more traditional models, Nano comes as a basic unit that can be extended via add-on modules to give it additional capabilities.  In its most basic form, Nano...

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    Robotic Telepresence Theremin Playing Cat

    We've all seen last year's viral (and infamous around here) video of a cat "playing" a miniature theremin, right?  Well this takes the concept to a whole new level.  In what appears to be a video from the headquarters of Mandarin Electron, we...

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    An Updated Magnetovore

    For the past 4 years, David Levi has been hard at work refining his Magnetovore electronic Theremincello.  Now, 7 prototypes later, the instrument has evolved significantly with a more minimalistic design and better playability.  You can see the...

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    Moog Theremini Now Available

    Moog Music announced general availability of their new Theremini theremin today.  The product was first announced at NAMM in January 2014 and began shipping this week. The Moog Theremini is different from traditional theremins in multiple...

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    Flashback: Big Briar Model 500 Theremin Controller

    I recently learned about a really fun blog called Retro Synth Ads.  If you're like me and spent your youth pouring through issues of magazines like Keyboard, Electronic Musician, and others looking at gear, this blog will bring back some great...

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    Ohad Basson's Theremin 2.0

    Theremin 2.0 from Bassonism on Vimeo.Ohad Basson, an industrial designer from Israel, wasn't content with the standard theremin.  For the past several months, he's been working on a bold evolution of the instrument.  "Theremin 2.0" is made of a...

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    New Hybrid Theremin from Moog

    Announced at NAMM, Moog has release a new hybrid theremin combining heterodyne pitch generation and an analog synthesizer sound generator.  The Theremini.Features include built in pitch correction, tuner, a speaker, and USB MIDI...

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    tVOX tour theremins sold on eBay by its builder

    George Pavlov, Lydia Kavina's husband and builder of the tVOX tour theremin is actually selling two of these professional instruments on eBay!More info here:

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    Vectr 3D Gesture Controller Inspired By The Theremin

    Meet Vectr, a new 3D controller inspired by the theremin.  Inventor Matt Heins of HackMe is hoping to raise $10,000 USD on to get Vectr off the ground. Vectr uses an array of sensors to detect hand position and motion in 3D...

    Guide to Buying a Theremin

    Here at Theremin World, readers often ask "which theremin should I buy?" We've created this handy guide to help you make your decision. When deciding which theremin to purchase, here are some important considerations. Budget Hands down, the first question...