Bucketeer wrote:According to NPR, the instrument used on "Good Vibrations" was an electrotheremin, aka "The Stringer". https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electro-Theremin
It was invented by Paul Tanner. Tanner was a trombonist with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and he played it on the original "Good Vibrations".
Yep, the electro-theremin has a slide control marked with notes. It's much easier to play than a theremin. Mine is for sound effects.