Recently we’ve been scanning the archive of original Optigan documents saved by Stan Cutler, one of company engineers. There are lots of interesting things amongst these papers. This document (in pdf
The first track from the new Optiganally Yours album “O.Y. in Hi-Fi” has been released! https://youtu.be/Xlhs2VPJkWU The album itself will be released this year on Joyful Noise Recordings. Here’s the
https://youtu.be/GgiLJVGkLrM Please click here to pre-order this title. From the depths of the Optigan master tape archives comes this previously unreleased SAMBA jam, paired with a Marimba keyboard s
The very first time I heard about the Optigan and Orchestron was in this article penned by Bob Moog for the Sept. 1985 issue of Keyboard Magazine (with Jan Hammer on the cover).
https://youtu.be/j7czf09vh4Q Since there’s been some interest this week, here’s a quick video of the Optigan/Orchestron master tape vault, ie my library closet. Sorry for my incoherent rambling. Highl
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwFlBfo6rvTW8ihgaGGuKpSTFPc-JeN7q I finally got around to assembling and uploading some miscellaneous Optigan demo recordings made by Johnny Largo ca 1972. Some
http://youtu.be/MY4hyWds6Qk Very cool news! I knew that eventually an Optigan TV commercial would turn up! Youtube user chumrain writes this:
Finally…one has been found (I know that several people h
Continuing in the tradition of donating 10% of the proceeds of the Optigan Archives Vol. 1 sample set to the American Cancer Society in memory of Mike LeDoux, the total donation for 2010 came to $248.