Dave Smith Instruments has announced that, as of Monday, June 1st, they are shipping the new Prophet 12 synthesizer to dealers, from their San Fransicsco, CA factory.
Here’s the DSI crew celebrating with Prophet 12 serial number 1: Continue reading
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This video, via DJ Tech Tool’s Ean Golden, captures a recent interview with electronic music pioneers Dave Smith (the Prophet V, MIDI) and Roger Linn (the LinnDrum, the MPC).
The interview focuses on the key technologies that Linn & Smith have been involved with and their uses for making electronic music.
Roland founder Ikutaro Kakehashi and Sequential Circuits founder Dave Smith will be honored with a Technical GRAMMY Award this weekend for their role in developing MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface).
The GRAMMY will be presented during the Special Merit Awards on Saturday, February 9, from 3 p.m. ? 5 p.m. PST. The ceremony will be streamed as a live webcast, via www.grammy.com/live. Continue reading