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Index Chamberlin

The Chamberlin is an electro-mechanical keyboard instrument that was a precursor to the Mellotron. [1]

92 relations: Accordion, Alto saxophone, Ambrosia (band), American Federation of Musicians, Banjo, Bass clarinet, Bob Seger, Bobby Darin, Bobby Goldsboro, Bone Machine, Boogie Nights, Carney (Leon Russell album), Cello, Chamberlin (disambiguation), Chamberlin (surname), Chip Taylor, Crawdaddy (magazine), Crowded House, David Bowie, Disneyland, Drum machine, Dynamic range compression, Edgar Winter, Edmund Bordeaux Szekely, Free-for-All (Michael Penn album), French horn, Gino Vannelli, Glockenspiel, Guitar, Hammond organ, Harp, Harpsichord, Honey (Bobby Goldsboro song), I Heart Huckabees, Iron Butterfly, James Taylor, Jasmine Nightdreams, Joe South, Jon Brion, Keyboard instrument, Lawrence Welk, Leon Russell, Low (David Bowie album), Lowrey organ, Mack the Knife, Magnetic tape, Mandolin, March (Michael Penn album), Marimba, Marvin Gaye, ..., Mattel, Mellotron, Michael Iceberg, Michael Penn, Mike Pinder, Mitchell Froom, Musical instrument, Neil Merryweather, Neumann U47, Oboe, Olivia Newton-John, Ontario, California, Optigan, Organ (music), Piano, Pizzicato, Resigned (album), Royalty payment, Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps), Seventh Sojourn, Shadowfax (band), Skylarking, Special effect, Steel guitar, Stevie Wonder, Tenor saxophone, The Beach Boys, The Black Rider (album), The Lettermen, The Moody Blues, Three Dog Night, Tibia (organ pipe), Todd Rundgren, Tom Waits, Trombone, Trumpet, Vibraphone, Vibrato, Violin, Watercourse Way, Western concert flute, XTC. Expand index (42 more) »


Accordions (from 19th-century German Akkordeon, from Akkord—"musical chord, concord of sounds") are a family of box-shaped musical instruments of the bellows-driven free-reed aerophone type, colloquially referred to as a squeezebox.

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Alto saxophone

The alto saxophone, also referred to as the alto sax, is a member of the saxophone family of woodwind instruments invented by Belgian instrument designer Adolphe Sax in the 1840s, and patented in 1846.

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Ambrosia (band)

Ambrosia is an American rock band formed in southern California in 1970.

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American Federation of Musicians

The American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (AFM/AFofM) is a 501(c)(5) labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada.

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The banjo is a four-, five- or six-stringed instrument with a thin membrane stretched over a frame or cavity as a resonator, called the head.

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Bass clarinet

The bass clarinet is a musical instrument of the clarinet family.

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Bob Seger

Robert Clark Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist.

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Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin (born Walden Robert Cassotto; May 14, 1936 – December 20, 1973) was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor in film and television.

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Bobby Goldsboro

Bobby Goldsboro (born January 18, 1941) is an American pop and country singer-songwriter.

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Bone Machine

Bone Machine is the tenth studio album by Tom Waits, released in 1992 on Island Records.

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Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights is a 1997 American drama film written, produced and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

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Carney (Leon Russell album)

Carney is Leon Russell's third solo studio album, released in 1972.

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The cello (plural cellos or celli) or violoncello is a string instrument.

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Chamberlin (disambiguation)

Chamberlin is an electro-mechanical musical keyboard instrument.

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Chamberlin (surname)

Chamberlin is a surname.

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Chip Taylor

Chip Taylor (born James Wesley Voight; March 21, 1940) is an American songwriter, noted for writing "Angel of the Morning" and "Wild Thing.".

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Crawdaddy (magazine)

Crawdaddy was an American rock music magazine launched in 1966.

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Crowded House

Crowded House are a rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia, in 1985.

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David Bowie

David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.

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Disneyland Park, originally Disneyland, is the first of two theme parks built at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, opened on July 17, 1955.

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Drum machine

A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.

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Dynamic range compression

Dynamic range compression (DRC) or simply compression is an audio signal processing operation that reduces the volume of loud sounds or amplifies quiet sounds thus reducing or compressing an audio signal's dynamic range.

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Edgar Winter

Edgar Holland Winter (born December 28, 1946) is an American rock and blues musician.

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Edmund Bordeaux Szekely

Edmond Bordeaux Szekely (1905–1979) was a Hungarian philologist/linguist, philosopher, psychologist and natural living experimenter.

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Free-for-All (Michael Penn album)

Free-for-All was singer-songwriter Michael Penn's second full-length record, released in 1992 on RCA.

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French horn

The French horn (since the 1930s known simply as the "horn" in some professional music circles) is a brass instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil with a flared bell.

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Gino Vannelli

Gino Vannelli (born June 16, 1952) is a Canadian singer-songwriter who had several hit songs in the 1970s and 1980s.

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A glockenspiel (or, Glocken: bells and Spiel: set) is a percussion instrument composed of a set of tuned keys arranged in the fashion of the keyboard of a piano.

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The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.

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Hammond organ

The Hammond organ is an electric organ, invented by Laurens Hammond and John M. Hanert and first manufactured in 1935.

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The harp is a stringed musical instrument that has a number of individual strings running at an angle to its soundboard; the strings are plucked with the fingers.

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A harpsichord is a musical instrument played by means of a keyboard which activates a row of levers that in turn trigger a mechanism that plucks one or more strings with a small plectrum.

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Honey (Bobby Goldsboro song)

"Honey", also known as "Honey (I Miss You)", is a song written by Bobby Russell.

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I Heart Huckabees

I ♥ Huckabees (known usually as I Heart Huckabees but also as I Love Huckabees) is a 2004 American comedy-drama film directed and produced by David O. Russell, who co-wrote the screenplay with Jeff Baena.

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Iron Butterfly

Iron Butterfly is an American rock band best known for the 1968 hit "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida", providing a dramatic sound that led the way towards the development of hard rock and heavy metal music.

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James Taylor

James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist.

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Jasmine Nightdreams

Jasmine Nightdreams is the fifth studio album by Edgar Winter, released in 1975.

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Joe South

Joe South (born Joseph Alfred Souter; February 28, 1940 – September 5, 2012) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer.

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Jon Brion

Jon Brion (born December 11, 1963) is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and composer.

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Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.

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Lawrence Welk

Lawrence Welk (March 11, 1903 – May 17, 1992) was an American musician, accordionist, bandleader, and television impresario, who hosted the television program The Lawrence Welk Show from 1951 to 1982.

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Leon Russell

Leon Russell (born Claude Russell Bridges; April 2, 1942 – November 13, 2016) was an American musician and songwriter who was involved with numerous bestselling pop music records over the course of his 60-year career.

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Low (David Bowie album)

Low is the 11th studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on RCA Records on 14 January 1977.

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Lowrey organ

The Lowrey organ is an electronic organ named for its developer, Frederick Lowrey, a Chicago-based industrialist and entrepreneur.

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Mack the Knife

"Die Moritat von Mackie Messer" (later known as "Mack the Knife" or "The Ballad of Mack the Knife") is a song composed by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Bertolt Brecht for their music drama Die Dreigroschenoper, or, as it is known in English, The Threepenny Opera.

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Magnetic tape

Magnetic tape is a medium for magnetic recording, made of a thin, magnetizable coating on a long, narrow strip of plastic film.

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A mandolin (mandolino; literally "small mandola") is a stringed musical instrument in the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum or "pick".

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March (Michael Penn album)

March is the debut album of singer-songwriter Michael Penn, released in 1989.

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The marimba is a percussion instrument consisting of a set of wooden bars struck with mallets called knobs to produce musical tones.

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Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer.

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Mattel, Inc. is an American multinational toy manufacturing company founded in 1945 with headquarters in El Segundo, California.

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The Mellotron is an electro-mechanical, polyphonic tape replay keyboard originally developed and built in Birmingham, England, in 1963.

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Michael Iceberg

Michael Iseberg (stage name Michael Iceberg) is an American musician.

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Michael Penn

Michael Daniel Penn (born August 1, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, and composer.

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Mike Pinder

Michael Thomas Pinder (born 27 December 1941 in Erdington, Birmingham) is an English rock musician, and is a founding member and original keyboard player of the British rock group the Moody Blues.

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Mitchell Froom

Mitchell Froom (born June 29, 1953) is an American musician and record producer.

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Musical instrument

A musical instrument is an instrument created or adapted to make musical sounds.

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Neil Merryweather

Neil Merryweather (born Robert Neilson Lillie on December 27, 1945 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian rock singer, bass player and songwriter.

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Neumann U47

The U 47 was a large-diaphragm condenser microphone manufactured by Georg Neumann GmbH during the years 1949-1965.

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Oboes are a family of double reed woodwind instruments.

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Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John, (born 26 September 1948) is an English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, and activist.

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Ontario, California

Ontario is a city located in southwestern San Bernardino County, California, east of downtown Los Angeles.

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The Optigan (a portmanteau of Optical Organ) is an electronic keyboard instrument designed for the consumer market.

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Organ (music)

In music, the organ (from Greek ὄργανον organon, "organ, instrument, tool") is a keyboard instrument of one or more pipe divisions or other means for producing tones, each played with its own keyboard, played either with the hands on a keyboard or with the feet using pedals.

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The piano is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument invented in Italy by Bartolomeo Cristofori around the year 1700 (the exact year is uncertain), in which the strings are struck by hammers.

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Pizzicato (pizzicato, translated as pinched, and sometimes roughly as plucked) is a playing technique that involves plucking the strings of a string instrument.

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Resigned (album)

Resigned is an album from 1997 by singer-songwriter Michael Penn.

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Royalty payment

A royalty is a payment made by one party, the licensee or franchisee to another that owns a particular asset, the licensor or franchisor for the right to ongoing use of that asset.

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Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps), also known simply as Scary Monsters, is the 14th studio album by David Bowie, released on 12 September 1980 by RCA Records.

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Seventh Sojourn

Seventh Sojourn is the eighth album by The Moody Blues, released in 1972.

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Shadowfax (band)

Shadowfax was a New Age/electronic musical group formed in Chicago in the early 1970s and best known for their albums Shadowfax and Folksongs for a Nuclear Village.

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Skylarking is the ninth studio album by the English rock band XTC, released on 27 October 1986.

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Special effect

Special effects (often abbreviated as SFX, SPFX, or simply FX) are illusions or visual tricks used in the film, television, theatre, video game and simulator industries to simulate the imagined events in a story or virtual world.

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Steel guitar

Steel guitar is a type of guitar or the method of playing the instrument.

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Stevie Wonder

Stevland Hardaway Morris (né Judkins; born May 13, 1950), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist.

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Tenor saxophone

The Tenor saxophone is a medium-sized member of the saxophone family, a group of instruments invented by Adolphe Sax in the 1840s.

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The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys are an American rock band formed in Hawthorne, California, in 1961.

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The Black Rider (album)

The Black Rider is an album by Tom Waits, released in 1993 on Island Records, featuring studio versions of songs Waits wrote for the play The Black Rider, directed by Robert Wilson and co-written by William S. Burroughs.

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The Lettermen

The Lettermen are an American male pop vocal trio.

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The Moody Blues

The Moody Blues are an English rock band formed in Birmingham in 1964.

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Three Dog Night

Three Dog Night is an American rock band.

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Tibia (organ pipe)

A tibia is a sort of organ pipe that is most characteristic of a theatre organ.

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Todd Rundgren

Todd Harry Rundgren (born June 22, 1948) is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and record producer who has performed a diverse range of styles as a solo artist and as a member of the band Utopia.

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Tom Waits

Thomas Alan Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, composer and actor.

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The trombone is a musical instrument in the brass family.

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A trumpet is a brass instrument commonly used in classical and jazz ensembles.

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The vibraphone (also known as the vibraharp or simply the vibes) is a musical instrument in the struck idiophone subfamily of the percussion family.

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Vibrato (Italian, from past participle of "vibrare", to vibrate) is a musical effect consisting of a regular, pulsating change of pitch.

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The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.

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Watercourse Way

This page is about a music album.

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Western concert flute

The Western concert flute is a transverse (side-blown) woodwind instrument made of metal or wood.

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XTC were an English rock band formed in Swindon in 1972 and active until 2006.

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