When Machines Rock Panel Discussion: The Life and Legacy of Robert Moog
March 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Launching the three-day festivities of When Machines Rock: A Celebration of Robert Moog and Electronic Music, this panel explores Moog’s life and musical innovations. Speakers include:
David Borden, composer, founder of Mother Mallard’s Portable Masterpiece Company
Albert Glinsky, composer, Moog biographer, and author of Theremin: Ether Music and Espionage
Michelle Moog-Koussa, executive director, Robert Moog Foundation
The panel is moderated by Trevor Pinch, musician, author, and Goldwin Smith Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Cornell.
When Machines Rock: A Celebration of Robert Moog and Electronic Music features panels and performances by a wide array of electronic music artists, including renowned synthpop and electro-industrial artist Gary Numan; singer-songwriter, beat-maker, and producer Suzi Analogue; and electronic music composers Herb Deutsch and Suzanne Ciani.
Other events include an opening reception for the Cornell University Library exhibit Electrifying Music: The Life and Legacy of Robert Moog, a DIY synth-building workshop, a concert by Cornell’s Electroacoustic Music Center, and shows at the Haunt by the punk-inspired electronic group ADULT and Suzi Analogue.
See the full listings in Cornell’s events calendar: https://events.cornell.edu/search/events/1?event_types%5B%5D=32548468910942