Thomas Dolby - The Ghost of Faffner Hall - The Jim Henson Company

Published on Apr 19, 2012 The Jim Henson Company

"When Farkas buys a robot to help him get rid of the musicians of Faffner Hall on Make a New Sound Day, the gang borrows some parts from the robot to construct a synthesizer so they can make all kinds of new sounds. Fughetta doesn't understand how a synthesizer works so the Wild Impressario turns to his best source, Thomas Dolby, to explain it to

Yamaha DX7 - Arturia V Collection 6 Test Drive With CS-80 V, Jupiter-8 V, CMI V

Published on Jan 27, 2018 Power DX7

"Yamaha DX7 – Arturia V Collection 6 Test Drive With CS-80 V, Jupiter-8 V, and CMI V. Can Yamaha DX7 keep up with legendary synths from Arturia V Collection 6?

We will test drive 3 emulators of legendary and vintage synths, CS-80 V, Jupiter–8 V and CMI V, from the full version (not a demo version) of Arturia V Collection 6.

Yamaha CS-80: CS-80 V –

Some Fairlight CMI IIX Sounds

Published on Jan 11, 2018 Perfect Circuit Audio

"This video shows some sounds from the Fairliht CMI IIX sampler from 1983 which used 8 inch floppy disks to store 8 bit samples. This particular machine has gone on world tours with Michael Jackson and other groups."

Arturia CMI V | Enjoying Fairlight sample library

Published on Dec 26, 2017 Woody Piano Shack

"Join me as we enjoy the Fairlight CMI sample library. The newly released Arturia CMI V includes 600 presets from the original CMI library, let's see if we can find and play some highlight sounds.

In 1980, the Fairlight CMI turned heads with the introduction of digital sampling. It was an expensive instrument, if memory serves me right about $100,000

West End Girls - Sat Night Minimoog/Fairlight Party Edition

Published on Dec 16, 2017 celebutante

"So I've been putzing around with Arturia's super fabulous new virtual Fairlight CMI... tonight I loaded in the classic Emulator II 'Marcato Strings' sample, fired up the Minimoog, spent about two minutes ptrogramming sampled LinnDrum in Logic EXS24, and this happened.

Arturia CMI V Tutorials

CMI V Tutorials: Episode 1 - A tour of CMI V
CMI V Tutorials: Episode 2 - How to use Sampling and Sample Editing
CMI V Tutorials: Episode 3 - Exploring Time Synthesis in CMI V
CMI V Tutorials: Episode 4 - Using Spectral Synthesis in CMI V

"Multi-award winning music software & hardware developer Arturia have released a tutorial series on the finer details of CMI V, their recently

Arturia CMI V - First Look

Published on Dec 12, 2017 ADSR Music Production Tutorials

"In this video, Echo Sound Works looks at Arturia's new synth/sampler the CMI V. Based on the iconic Fairlight Computer Musical Instrument from the 80's, it's one of the most feature packed plugins in Arturias V Collection."

Upcoming Wavefuser Synth Inspired CMI Fairlight & Zebra's Spectrum Morphing

Published on Dec 9, 2017 sawsquaresine

"A quick overview of my forthcoming spectral sound synthesizer 'Wavefuser'"

Inspired by the CMI Fairlight and Zebra's spectrum morphing.

1985 private studio landscape (Tokyo) - Featuring PPG & Fairlight

Published on Dec 5, 2017 Genius Anz’s movie vault / Retro and Latest tech!

"Is it cool?"

Arturia Introduces Virtual Polyphonic Buchla Music Easel, Fairlight CMI, DX7, Clavinet in V Collection 6

Published on Dec 5, 2017 Arturia


Arturia announces V Collection 6
Arturia announces CMI V
Arturia announces DX7 V
Arturia announces Buchla Easel V
Arturia announces Clavinet V

And a couple of user videos followed by some details on each:

Arturia Buchla Easel V Dual S&H Sequence Sound Design

Published on Dec 5, 2017 Rishabh Rajan

"A tutorial on creating a unique Sample & Hold type

Treat Yourself :)