Digital Synthesizers

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Digital Synthesizer - History
... The very earliest digital synthesis experiments were made with general-purpose computers, as part of academic research into sound generation ... Early commercial digital synthesizers used simple hard-wired digital circuitry to implement techniques such as additive synthesis and FM synthesis ... and physical modeling, only became possible with the advent of high-speed microprocessor and digital signal processing technology ...
Wolfgang Palm
... and creator of various pioneering technical designs for analog and digital synthesizers ... He is widely acknowledged as the father of digital synthesis, and as a trendsetter in the use of computer technology in the making of electronic music ... His namesake corporation began operating as early as 1975, manufacturing modular synthesizers in small amounts for electronica act Tangerine Dream and other musicians ...