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Don Buchla

AKA Donald Buchla

Born: 17-Apr-1937
Birthplace: South Gate, CA
Died: 14-Sep-2016
Location of death: Berkeley, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Inventor, Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Modular synthesizer designer

Released his first synthesizer in 1963, around the same time as Robert Moog.

Wife: Anne-Marie Bonnel (until his death, two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Erin Buchla
Son: Ezra Buchla
Daughter: Jeannine Serbanich

    University: BS Physics, University of California at Berkeley (1959)
    Director: Technical Dir., California Institute of the Arts (1970-71)

    Buchla & Associates
    Stroke 2014
    Risk Factors: LSD

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