Re: [AH] Modular Synths.

From ross healy
Sent Wed, Jan 24th 2007, 02:09

Ha Ha I can do both, plus I have a Serge already set up :-)

tsheets@saturn5.com wrote:
> Converting a system to banana is so much work.  I would prefer them 
> too, but I want to make music, not re-design modules.
>
> -troy
>
> On Wed, Jan 24, 2007 at 09:49:33AM +1100, ross healy wrote:
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>> 2.  Multiples.  See patch cords.
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>> or buy a system that uses banana plugs no need for mults :-)
>>
>> I have made a banana system out of doepfer, livewire and plan B, and 
>> soon panther cgs series and I love it way more than any prepackage 
>> synth, no one had my modular system, and the same could be said for 
>> every other modular that doesnt follow a set design :-)
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>> tsheets@saturn5.com wrote:
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>>> I have gotten my new Doepfer system up and running, and the one thing
>>> that keeps crossing my mind over and over again is this:
>>>
>>> Why didn't I own one of these sooner?
>>>
>>> It is quite simply, amazingly fun to use.  There is really no limit to
>>> the different directions I can approach designing a sound on.  I already
>>> have about 15 different ideas for patches I want to design.  
>>>
>>> A few things to note on my first modular purchase:
>>>
>>> 1.  Patch cords.  Calculate how many you think you will need, then double 
>>> it.
>>> 2.  Multiples.  See patch cords.
>>> 3.  Module that made me say "wow!" the loudest:  voltage controlled phase 
>>> shifter.
>>>
>>> Sure, it is expensive.  My basic system ended up costing about $1800.  But
>>> once you have that basic system down, you can add radically exciting sound
>>> processing for relatively cheap with new modules.
>>>
>>> Just wanted to share...
>>>
>>> -troy
>>>
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>>> "I just don't have the discipline to be a hippie"    <- Homer J. Simpson
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