Robert Arthur Moog

Robert Arthur Moog

Queens, Queens County, New York, USA
Death 21 Aug 2005 (aged 71)
Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 11592850 · View Source
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Music Pioneer. He was the inventor of the Moog synthesizer. The holder of a Ph.D in Engineering Physics from Cornell University, he perfected the art of making synthesized music. Moog's analog synthesizers were used by some of the top rock bands, from the 1970s trio "Emerson Lake & Palmer", to Sting and "The Police" in the 1980s. He received a Grammy Trustees Award in 1970 for his contribution to modern music, and was the holder of many other awards worldwide.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Arthur Moog (23 May 1934–21 Aug 2005), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11592850, citing Lou Pollock Memorial Park, Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .