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TEMPI Science: Triggers & Gates Pt. 1: Creative Gate Destinations

Published on Feb 21, 2018 MAKEN0ISE

"Don't forget, gates can be patched to CV Inputs! Rhythmically switch between parameter settings as determined by panel control and attenuator. Add rhythm to drones and liven up sequences."

How to bring you the 10.000$ Yamaha CS-80 sound in a 200$ Casio CZ synthesizer

Published on Feb 20, 2018 RetroSound

"(c) 2018 vintage synthesizer demo by RetroSound

The feedback to my last Casioheim video was so big so I want to make another sound tutorial with one the most famous sounds from the expensive Yamaha CS-80. The vangelic synthbrass sound.

It`s an experiment that show how can bring expensive sounds in cheap synths. It`s all about good sound programming.


Synthchaser #095 - Oberheim OB-Xa Keybed Switch Matrix Repair

Published on Feb 20, 2018 Synth Chaser

"In this video we track down a problem that's causing a range of keys to be dead on this Oberheim OB-Xa. I explain what a switch matrix is and how it's used by synthesizers to scan the keybed--this is still the way things are done today! And we use our new knowledge of switch matrixes to repair the OB-Xa.

Parts, service and

Novation Peak - How to get more envelopes!

Published on Feb 20, 2018 Enrique Martinez

"In this tutorial i cover how to utilize the LFO menu on the Novation Peak into tricking itself into thinking its an envelope! Bit of a hack if you'd want to call it that, haha.

More info on Peak -"

Ciat-Lonbarde Cocoquantus - Playing and Patching Techniques

Published on Feb 20, 2018 HAINBACH

"Viewer Gary Morrisson requested a video going in detail on my Ciat-Lonbarde Cocoquantus patching techniques, so I made one. This is the album I am talking about in the end: [embed below]

Gear top left to low right: Meng Qi Voltage Memory, Cocoquantus, Fostex X28H, Sidrax, Neunaber Slate, Alesis Wedge."

Ashes by Hainbach Q119 Demos & Explanation by Dave Cornutt

Published on Feb 19, 2018 Dave Cornutt

"Demonstration of the Q119 analog sequencer"

See the write-up at Sequence 15.

Intro to Synthesis Part 3: Filters | Reverb Learn To Play

Published on Feb 19, 2018 Reverb

"In this Intro to Synthesis lesson, Justin will explain how to understand filters. Filters help you shape your sound and give character and color to your work, and you'll be off to a fine start after you have the chance to take some notes. See you again next week with a new lesson."

Read more on Reverb

All parts here.

ROLI Seaboard Block review and MPE investigation

Published on Feb 17, 2018 Molten Music Technology

"An epic dive into ROLI Seaboard Block MPE controller. Looking at the hardware, the control, the data, the included software and how well it works with other things. How do you edit MPE information in DAWs? How well does the Seaboard work with Bitwig Studio, with non-MPE virtual instruments and synthesizer and modular hardware. I cover

Synthesis Technology e370 Chord Mode

Published on Feb 17, 2018 The Mad Music Machine

"A quick experiment with the Synthesis Technology e370 Chord Mode.

The only sound source is the e370 with one oscillator playing a simple bass line, and the remaining oscillators forming Major chords.

We are using our Moog Mother-32 (as a clock only), two Erica Synth Pico Sequencers, the Roland System-1m (as a filter only). Since our last video

Happy Nerding FM Aid (LMS Eurorack Expansion Project)

Published on Feb 16, 2018 Learning Modular

"This little-known module seems to promise the impossible: Take the output of any two oscillators (or even just one oscillator – sawtooth wave preferred), patch them through this, and get voltage-controllable through-zero linear FM effects from the output – with four different waveforms. But that’s what it does, simulating a form of FM known as phase

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