“A Century Ago, This Eerie-Sounding Instrument Ushered in Electronic Music” The Smithsonian Magazine on the Centennial of the Theremin and “Play it Loud” the current music instrument exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of New York.
The Japanese Theremin Orchestra set a new Guiness Record with a 289 large Theremin Ensemble on September 15th, 2019.
Build your own real Theremin
To mark the 100th birthday of the THEREMIN in 2020, the NY THEREMIN SOCIETY is pleased to announce the release of a physical/digital CD compilation THEREMIN 100, featuring 50 Thereminists presenting original works that captures today’s global Theremin Scene.
PHYSICAL/DIGITAL RELEASE DATE: December 2019
Featured Artists include: Gregoire Blanc, Miles Brown, Charles Draper, Carolina Eyck, Hekla, Japan Theremin Old School, Thorwald Jorgensen, Lydia Kavina, Christopher Payne, Bruce Woolley and many more..
Theremin Classes and Workshops
Upcoming NYTS Theremin Workshops:
2019 DURHAM NC - April 25-28th : MOOGFEST
2019 COPENHAGEN - May 16th : Aalborg Univ.
2019 PARIS - June 16th : Gaite Lyrique : L’ Ecole de Theremine
2019 ROSKILDE - June 29-6/7 : Roskilde Festival
2019 OSTRAVA - July 17-20th : Colours Festival
2019 VT Brattleboro - Nov. 17th : Epsilon Spires
January 13th - 8pm - 169 BOWERY
8 Thereminists and students of the Theremin present new works and explorations, continuing the experimental concert series that started in 2006 at Issue Project Room when the NY Theremin Society was founded.
Featuring Performances by:
Gabriel and Rachael Guma, Matt Dallow, Charles Hobbs, Cornelius Loy, Dorit Chrysler and the THEREMINOES
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THE NY THEREMIN SOCIETY RETURNS TO WOMAD this July 26-29, 2018 - THEREMIN WORSKHOPS & PERFORMANCES daily at the PHYSICS TENT - in collaboration with CERN & WOMAD - supported by Moog Music & Austrian Cultural Forum London
DANCE CONCERT by OLA MACIEJEWSKA
DANCE CONCERT – takes the form of a dance concert – a musical performance where dance makes music. Following the invention of Russian physicist Léon Theremin (1896-1993), the idea was to appropriate from operational parameters of terpsitone – an analogue space-played instrument that uses ether waves, electromagnetic fields, and the electrical conduction of the human body. Terpsitone is played through a virtual field. DANCE CONCERT is build from a concern with human beings’ relationship with their environment. 3 – 6 October DANCE CONCERT / Centre Pompidou in the frame of Festival d’Automne / FR
Musical Supervision: the NY Theremin Society