Tom Rhea

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Tom Rhea was hired by David Van Koevering to sell Moog Modular Systems when the Minimoog was being introduced. As a result, Tom was there to witness the major impact that Bob Moog's products had both on the industry, and music as well. Tom was commissioned to write the Minimoog Model D Owner's Manual, and wrote many others for Moog, Crumar, and others. More recently, Tom is a noted public lecturer on the history of electronic musical instruments, electronics in the soundtrack, and is a longtime teacher in the Electronic Production and Design Department at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA.

Interview Date:
October 16, 2011
Job Title:
Clinician/Tech Writer/Marketing Executive
Company:
Moog Music