Build your own Theremin
Impro the Theremin: over the classical
How to play other timbres and other styles on theremin,
Improvisation, Physics of theremin and body approach around
the instrument. A journey to choose and play with pedals,
effects (dinamyc filters delay-reverb distorsion), loopmachine, digital and analog outboards. CV and MIDI. To create and
customize your own theremin sound.
Playing as singing. Istant composition.
Impro the Ether, a
way to go over the knowed, with the improvisation. Because the
improvisation, is the art of living playing
More than one
theremin is not at the top of the fitness: out of calibration,
design limits and other wich can be optimized. Frequently, after
an accidental falls or bad handling,
during a tour, is needed an 'emergency' on the
road or just on the stage. More: there are no easily available service centers or technicians who know these instruments.
As with other instruments, the musician must be the first technician of its instrument.
The workshops aims to explain the history, basics of operation
and the main problems about the theremin. To put every partecipant -
with a simply and cheap equipment - under the proper
conditions to do yourself:
fix failures on power supply, interferences, main
filter, audio cable, connectors, antennas, volume and pitch restoring
after a bad handling, travel, crash. Adjusting and repairs. Alignment
procedure, first aid, tuning
the theremin. Improve the linearity.
Customize your theremin Ethervawe standard, Etherwave Pro, Silicon Chip, PAIA Theramax, etc.
out, for the best tuning accuracy www.moogmusic.com/manuals/HotRodEtherwav.pdf Improve the linearity. Tuning for the best linearity and sound color, in connection with the body size and the playing style
External input: mix your voice, your guitar or other with the
theremin sound's and control the volume with the hand. With more than
one surprise www.theremin.altervista.org/ethermods.pdf Mute switch,
Led on indicator and more. Control voltages converter some steps to control effects, outboard, cv sinths and MIDI under your hands.
PRO, Volume response mods on: EPRO doesn't work
properly on lower end of volume range (soft crescendo -
diminuendo) and this 'snappy' response is limitation in your
playing technique. This modification improves the
headroom-dynamic and fix this problems.
Crackle Box Building Kraakdoos
Amplified objects, Cracleboxes, Oscillators, Filters, Ribbon controller, Toys, Body Interfaces, Modding - building and more
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