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Essential Synthophone Links

Softwind Instruments - Makers of Synthophones
The Ulitmate Wind Controller Forum - the best place to discuss Synthophones!
Synthophone Command Fingerings - a handy guide for Synthophonists
The Synthophone Reed - how to make and setup a Synthophone reed
The Grande Synthophonopedia - Exactly like an Encycopedia -- but different...
Patchman Music - primo synth sounds tweaked for MIDI sax and more...
Synthophone@Yahoo - Synthophone Users Group
Wind ControllerFAQ - the most complete FAQ to date !

Synthophonists

Mick Emery - Synthophone enthusiast - from Pennsylvania
Randy Felts - author/professor US Rep for Softwind -  from Boston
Chico Freeman - multi-reedman recording artist - from Chicago
Phillipe Geiss - link to recording with Jerry Bergonzi CD - from France
Ken Herbst - writer/provocateur - from Texas
Bob Hunt - industrial engineer & Synthophnist from Michigan
Martin Hurni - father of the Synthophone - from Switzerland
Erik Klein - w.w./brass repair tech & recording artist - from New York
Rich Lamanna - jazz recording artist - from USA
Steve Mann - link to CD he performs on, only reference so far - from USA
Berke McKelvey - professor at Berklee & Southwestern - from USA
Jody Reimers - artist - from Texas
Renato Rosso - professional musician - from Switzerland [english]
Iwan Roth - composer & computer musician - from Spain
Gareth Rys - from United Kingdom
Bruno Spoerri - computer & electronic music pioneer - from Switzerland
Kevin Smith - from the Isle of Long
John Voirol - composer & arranger - from Switzerland
 

Articles

1984 ARS Electronica Award - Synthophone Deluxe Honor
NAMM 1997 page from Patchman - nice Hurni & Steiner pix & more...
MIDI JET PRO Wireless Synthophone !!!
Aufbau Artikel NZZ Online - cool prototype pix! auf [Deutsch]  [English]
Another NZZ Online Article [Deutsch] [English
The Wind Cries MIDI - excellent windsynth article by Scott Wilkinson
Music, Midi and Sax - by Evan Tate's SaxTips eZine
Ohrzucker - Synthophones in German Podcast

Wind Controller

Norton Music - top-notch Band-in-a-Box tools and more...
WindControllerFAQ - the most complete FAQ to date !
MIDI Solutions - custom midi signal processors
Yahoo Windcontroller Users Group - Yahoo Wind Controller Group
Synth Zone - #1 stop for any synth info. links galore

Bern, Switzerland

Bern Local Time - exact time & phone dialing information.
Bern - Wikipedia - everything you wanted to know about Synthophone country.
BernInfo.com - official website of Bern Tourism.
Livecamera Bern - view of Cathedral which is across the street from Softwind.
Einsteinhaus - the happiest and most fruitful of times von Herr Einstein.
 

 

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