Oral History Information
Marc-Pierre Verge came to work on computer generated musical instruments by first studying acoustics. He and his colleagues at Applied Acoustics Systems used physical modeling to recreate the sounds of analog synthesizers and acoustic objects. When they released their first PC based products in 2000, beginning with Tassman followed later by Lounge Lizard EP, they realized they were on to something very exciting. The music products industry agreed. Since that time his company has continued to create innovative products that have inspired musicians around the world.