Bob Moog's Strange Sonic Journey (2023)
2h 5 min | English
Electronic Voyager is a feature-length documentary that follows Michelle Moog-Koussa on an emotional road trip journey, retracing her father’s groundbreaking footsteps. Michelle’s father is the late Dr. Robert Moog (1934 - 2005), a true American innovator who is arguably the most important figure in the history of electronic music, through his invention of the now legendary Moog synthesizer.
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A daughter's journey...
Michelle Moog-Koussa, a devoted Moog archivist and historian, has dedicated her life to her father’s legacy, as founder and Executive Director of
Through Michelle’s eyes, we glimpse the places and meet the people who were a part of Moog’s history, experiencing a firsthand account of Bob Moog’s incredible sonic journey: from his childhood in New York, to his introduction to the world of electronic music, and through the incredible ups and downs of his company, Moog Music.
Michelle’s voyage is an effort to reconcile the father she knew, with the world-famous music icon.
Besides creating a feature length documentary film that celebrates the life of an important American innovator, we are compiling an archive of interviews with many of Bob Moog’s associates, colleagues and the many musicians who used and loved his instruments.
This archive will become an important resource for future scholars and filmmakers who will want to tell the story of the evolution of electronic music and Bob Moog’s crucial role in its development.
Family, Friends and Associates
David Van Koevering