Dates: Apr 23 – 27, 2014
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
With an experimental lineup of daytime conference programming and landmark nightly performances, we honor the creativity and inventiveness of Bob Moog and pay tribute to the legacy of the analog synthesizer.
This is no ordinary festival. Moogfest welcomes futurist thinkers, inventors, entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, artists, scientists, musicians, and Moog devotees to participate in a conversation that celebrates new technology and creative expression.
Presentations at Moogfest include:
Futurists Jerome C. Glenn and George Dvorsky
Pioneers of Electronic Musical Instrument Design Herb Deutsch, Dave Smith, Don Buchla, Roger Linn, Tom Oberheim, Malcolm Cecil
Electronic Music Visionaries Laurie Anderson, Keith Emerson, Giorgio Moroder
Filmmakers and Film Music Composers Cliff Martinez, Hans Fjelletad, Jason Amm
MIT Media Lab’s Joseph Paradiso
SETI’s Charles Lindsay
OMNI’s Claire Evans
Make magazine’s Mark Frauenfelder
Sonification researcher Bruce Walker
Writer Forrest Mims