When was the Synthesizer invented?

raman   November 6, 2011   Comments Off on When was the Synthesizer invented?

Elisha Gray in the year 1876 invented the first electric synthesizer. The first programmable synthesizer called as RCA Mark 2 Sound Synthesizer was developed in 1958 by the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center.

In the year 1964, the first modern synthesizer that was commercially available was introduced by Robert Moog.

Synthesizers are the instruments of electronic that can produce a variety of sounds by either imitating other instruments or generating new timbers.


Synthesizer inventor Robert Moog

Synthesizer inventor Elisha Gray