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Henry Jacobs, a sound artist whose achievements had a lasting influence on his peers, died last Friday at age 90. Important Records hide caption

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Remembering Henry Jacobs, The 'Goof-Off' Who Pioneered Surround Sound

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Henry Jacobs, circa mid-1950s, with boobam drums. These instruments were created by William Loughborough and used in several Vortex performances. William Loughborough/Courtesy of the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections hide caption

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Henry Jacobs' 'Wide Weird World'

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