This page, like most pages on my website, is a work in progress. If you have questions you'd like answered here, comment below, or write a question on your own website and send me a webmention! Philosophy Why did you build a modular synthesizer? At first I was just curious to see if I could… Read more...

This evening’s project: analog touch controller! When I touch the "buttons" (washer and screw) voltage comes out, amplified by some transistors, then triggers sounds on my #synth. Definitely need to practice but I think this will come in handy

This evening’s project: analog touch controller! When I touch the "buttons" (washer and screw) voltage comes out, amplified by some transistors, then triggers sounds on my #synth. Definitely need to practice but I think this will come in handy

Beckstrom Holiday Extravaganza Volume VIII by Chris Beckstrom A holiday tradition since 2009: Eclectic and unusual arrangements of holiday favorites. Polka to metal, funk to avant garde, Beckstrom Holiday Extravaganza Volume VIII has it all! ALBUM NOTES Russian Dance - A funk arrangement performed in one take (per instrument). Influenced by James Brown, Vulfpec You're… Read more...

It is refreshingly imperfect, stunningly raw, and absolutely chock-full of character. It is the perfect antidote to digital computer-based music production. I am certain there is no other synthesizer quite like it. I am certain because I built it. Read more...