Bob Moog Foundation Revs Up Road To Innovation Raffle with Additional Prizes
Bob Moog Foundation Revs Up
Road To Innovation Raffle with Additional Prizes
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- July 2014... With the addition of
four new prizes for synthesizer enthusiasts, the Bob Moog
Foundation is extending its Road To Innovation Raffle and expanding it to
an international audience.
Prestige Subaru of Asheville, the grand prize in the raffle is the winner's
choice of a 2014 Subaru Outback or sporty BRZ Coupe. Additional prizes
added today include: a Korg MS-20 Mini analog synthesizer, Dubreq
Stylophone S2 synthesizer, SampleMoog® Synth Anthology and
a signed copy of newly released "The Synthesizer" by historian
Through the raffle,
the Bob Moog Foundation and Prestige Subaru of Asheville celebrate their
shared passion for encouraging creativity in children through innovative
science education. Funds raised will benefit the Foundation's hallmark
educational project, Dr. Bob's SoundSchool, which currently serves over
1,000 children. The Foundation aims to double that number next year, and
expand the program regionally and nationwide the following year.
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The expanded raffle
runs through September 5, 2014. The winner will be selected on
September 8, 2014. The accounting firm of Corliss & Solomon will
oversee the drawing.
logical to expand the contest to include people from all over the world,
and to expand the chances of winning by adding by adding several
synthesizer related prizes," remarked Michelle Moog-Koussa, Executive
Director of the Bob Moog Foundation. "It is heartening to see
companies from around the world rally around the important work of the Bob
Moog Foundation, and we deeply appreciate their support."
The Subaru Outback
($ 23,495 MSRP) and the BRZ Coupe
($25,595 MSRP), Subaru's new 2-door sports car, span the range of lifestyle
appeal. The winner of the raffle can choose from either model.
Korg MS-20 Mini:Korg's iconic MS-20 monophonic synthesizer, first introduced
in 1978, has been perfectly reproduced by the original engineer in a body
that's 86% of the original size, as the new MS-20 Mini. It offers the same
thick, robust sound, iconic analog filter, and versatile patching options
as the original.
Dubreq Stylophone S2: The Dubreq Stylophone S2 is a British stylus-played
synthesizer that uses a printed circuit board as the keyboard, and turns it
into a fully spec'd analog synthesizer. The S2 is a new and improved
next-generation sonic powerhouse, a powerful instrument in miniature, made
famous by artists like Kraftwerk, Marc Bolan, and David Bowie.
SampleMoog Synth Anthology: SampleMoog® Synth Anthology by IK Multimedia
features over 1,900 sounds from 16 rare, collectable Moog synths,
accurately sampled and fully produced with 32 built-in effects.
"The Synthesizer" by
Mark Vail:Newly released by
Oxford University Press, "The Synthesizer" is a comprehensive
guide to understanding, programming, playing, and recording the ultimate
electronic music instrument. The author, Mark Vail, is a renowned
synthesizer historian who also wrote the now iconic Vintage Synthesizers
the Bob Moog Foundation
Bob Moog Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in
Asheville, North Carolina. Our mission is to ignite creativity through
the intersection of music, science and innovation. The Bob Moog Foundation
was founded to honor the legacy of Bob Moog by inspiring people of all
ages through the genius of Bob's legendary work in providing innovative
musical instruments to musicians, giving them a new voice for creativity.
The Foundation provides much-needed innovative and effective educational opportunities
to today's youth - tomorrow's generation of creative thinkers and problem
Bob Moog Foundation is not affiliated with Moog Music.