Japanese reader Masaki Higuchi is experimenting with using MIDI to control the littleBits Synth Kit.
In the video above, Higuchi uses the Synth Kit to play back a MIDI file of Jean-Jacques Perrey and Gershon Kingsley’s Baroque Hoedown, well known for its use in Disney’s Main Street Electrical Parade.
Here is the approach that Higuchi used: Continue reading
This series of videos, via MAKEN0ISE, explores the possibilities opened up by combining the Korg MS-20 Mini with Make Noise modules from a Eurorack modular synthesizer.
Korg has started a series of video tutorials that look at how to use the MS-20 Mini analog synthesizer.
The initial videos look at the MS-20 Mini’s envelope generator and oscillators.
Sunday Synth Jam: Synthesist Bruno Ender Lee has a new synth in his studio – a Korg MS-20 Mini.
His latest synth jam is a Berlin School style exploration of the new semi-modular minisynth. Continue reading
David Picciuto, aka the DrunkenWoodworker, shared with us this video that documents how he made vintage-style wood end caps for his new Korg MS-20 Mini. Continue reading
David Picciuto, aka DrunkenWoodworker, customized his Korg MS-20 Mini synthesizer with custom walnut end cheeks, finished with boiled linseed oil and polyurethane: Continue reading
This official Korg video takes a look at early MS-20 Mini user Andrew Innes of Primal Scream and his thoughts on the new/old analog synth.
“It’s got an atmosphere to it straight away,” notes Innes. “Whether it’s happy , sad or threatening. It seems to be really good at threatening!”
This video, via Verifyhuman, captures a “budget monophonic synthesizer smackdown”: Continue reading