Results for: Theremin

What is a theremin?

A theremin is a synthesizer instrument used to create very pitchynotes. There is two antennae on the sides of the instrument, one isused to control the volume, the other is us (MORE)

How does the theremin work?

The theremin works by making the player's hands part of electroniccircuits. As the hands change distance with respect to thetheremin's antennas, the resulting changes in elect (MORE)

Who played the theremin in Good Vibrations?

None of the Beach Boys played the theremin in Good Vibrations.There was no actual theremin used in "Good Vibrations." Instead,the song featured an electronic instrument that i (MORE)

What problems did leon theremin the inventor overcome?

well, he was kidnapped from america, taken back to his home, Russia, and was imprisoned for no known reason for many years. then, after being in prison, he was purposfully hid (MORE)

Did the Beach Boys use the theremin?

The instrument used on The Beach Boys on such recordings as "I Just Wasn't Made for These Times", "Good Vibrations", and Wild Honey", was custom-made by trombonist Paul Tanner (MORE)