“My purpose in life is to delight musicians with new tools. So, being able to learn how they think and come up with stuff that’s going to excite them, that’s really what makes my day.”… Read More Dave Rossum On The Art Of Synthesizer Design
In this set of videos, synthesist Rüdiger Gaenslen demos his custom Prophet 5, which has been modified to have a keyboard with aftertouch.
‘A complete music software package, featuring 4-color graphics, recording and playback.’… Read More Sequential Music Mate For The Commodore 64 Hands-On Demo
U-He has released Repro-1 – a new virtual analog monosynth for Linux, Mac & Windows, based on the classic Sequential Circuits Pro-One. U-He used component-level modelling technology to create the most authentic model possible. They say that ‘all the subtle characteristics and quirks found in the original are present in Repro-1.’
They say that it recreates ‘all the raw personality and quirks of the original, but with a charm all of its own’.… Read More U-He Repro-1 Recreates The Sound Of A Sequential Circuits Pro-1 (Beta)
This video, via Reuben Jones, is a demo of some of the sonic possibilities of the vintage Sequential Circuits Pro-One analog synthesizer.
Urs Heckmann of U-He has released RePro-1 – a free monophonic software synthesizer, for OS X & Windows, that he’s releasing as ‘research ware’. He’s releasing it as a free ‘alpha’ release to gather feedback on the quality of several options for the synth’s filter models. Heckmann says “It’s a first step in our recreation… Read More Free Synth Promises To Emulate A Sequential Circuits Pro-One – But Can Your Computer Handle It?
On November 12th, media training school Pyramind hosted an evening with Dave Smith, founder of Sequential Circuits and Dave Smith Instruments.