Artiphon · Synthesizer(2 items found.)
ArtiphonAt Artiphon, new instruments are developed with the goal of enabling a world where everyone can be musical.
Dr. Mike Butera founded Artiphon in 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. With a Ph. D. in Sound Studies from Virginia Tech, he toured the country as a multi-instrumentalist, taught as a professor of sociology, and consulted worldwide in consumer electronics. Mike's doctoral work on the phenomenology of listening laid the foundation for Artiphon's design philosophy and patents, and he speaks frequently on topics of music technology and expanded creativity.
The Artiphon team includes designers, musicians and engineers from groundbreaking companies such as Space X, Blue Origin, Line 6 and Yamaha. Investors include Warner Music Group, Steve Case, TechNexus in partnership with Shure, and other industry leaders.