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Hi Frank, I'm pretty sure you're thinking of the R&TV News article by Moog.

The magazine was renamed Electronics World in 1960, but I'm pretty sure it was a few years earlier 
than that.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Frank Strauss" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, December 28, 2006 5:52 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] laserdisc


> On 12/28/06, Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Moog's whole entree into electronic music was via the Theremin. He wrote
>> an article in Radio & TV
>> News in the 50s describing how to "repurpose" some old radio parts into a
>> Theremin, and later wrote
>> an updated solid-state version of the circuit for Popular Electronics.
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> There was a Theremin project in Popular Electronics using tubes and stuff,
> probably in the mid to late 1950's.  A friend and I made one and discovered
> that it doesn't matter what kind of musical instrument it is, if you want to
> be good playing it you probably have to have some talent and invest some
> practice time.  (neither of which applied to us)
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>
> -- 
> Frank B Strauss, DMD
>