3 Sep 2013

Outtake - EMS’s VCS1

From These Hopeful Machines, 7:50 pm on 3 September 2013
Electronic music synthesiser, model number VCS 1.

Electronic music synthesiser, model number VCS 1 owned and used by Don Banks. Photo: CC BY Powerhouse Museum, Sydney

Before there was the VCS3, there was the VCS1! The first one was built by EMS at the request of Australian composer Don Banks, who took quite a shine to it...

Related links:

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney

Lawrence Casserley's website