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Coupleux-Givelet organ

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Early Music Media; Contemporary Music. 331 words.

[orgue des ondes (Fr.: ‘organ of the waves’)]

Electronic organ designed by the organ builder Edouard Eloi Coupleux of Tourcoing and the radio engineer Joseph Armand Givelet in...

Duo-Art

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Early Music Media; Contemporary Music. 33 words.

Electrone

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 746 words.

Electronic organ, several models of which were designed by Leslie (E.A.) Bourn from the early 1930s and manufactured by the John Compton Organ Co. (later Compton Organs Ltd) between...

Gernsback [Gernsbacher], Hugo

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 126 words.

(b Luxembourg, Aug 16, 1884; d New York, Aug 19, 1967). American writer, publisher, and inventor. In 1904 he emigrated to America, where in 1908 he founded the first of a series of...

Givelet, (Joseph) Armand

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 530 words.

(M.Y. de P. )

(b Rheims, France, 1899; d La Varenne St-Hilaire, St-Maur-des-Fossés, France, Nov 9, 1963). French engineer and physicist. He was one of the pioneers of...

Gnome

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 131 words.

Electronic keyboard instrument developed by Ivan Eremeeff in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1932; it was the smaller and better known of two instruments based on the same principles...

Heliophon

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 236 words.

Electronic keyboard instrument developed by Bruno Helberger (b Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1884; d Vienna, Austria, 1951) from the Hellertion, the result of an earlier collaboration...

Hellertion

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 404 words.

Monophonic electronic instrument developed in 1928–9 by Bruno Helberger (b Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1884; d Vienna, Austria, 1951) and Peter Lertes of Leipzig (from whose names that...

Werrenrath, Reinald

Roger C. Anderson.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 418 words.

(b Brooklyn, NY, Aug 7, 1883; d Plattsburg, NY, Sept 13, 1953). American concert and radio baritone. His father, who emigrated from Denmark, and his mother were professional singers....

Yunost’

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Music Media; Music; Contemporary Music. 268 words.

[ Junost] (Russ.: ‘youth’)

Transistor-based analogue electronic organ. It was developed in 1965 in a special laboratory (established in 1964 by Vyacheslav Mescherin, founder...