Re: [AH] Doepfer A-129 vocoder

From Mike Peake
Sent Thu, Jan 15th 1970, 01:00

>Thanks.  Actually I have been thinking of maybe prefiltering the mic input.
>Boosting the treble and cutting down on some of the bass, which may be
>overwhelming the low end of the vocoder.  That might help.  I don't have the
>129/5.  I have tried both unfiltered sawtooth and white noise for the 
>so that should be plenty bright.  And the carrier level should be OK
>considering it is also coming from the Doepfer modular, and I am able to test
>that easily.

Distorting the carrier somewhat can add useful harmonic content as well
(via stompboxes, not overloading the input).