Re: [AH] Modular Synths.

From lester
Sent Wed, Jan 24th 2007, 10:45

.. and I have my brand new four panel serge coming via Fed Ex next  
week !

So excited ! - Banana-tastic


On 24 Jan 2007, at 01:02, ross healy wrote:

> 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:
>>
>>> 2.  Multiples.  See patch cords.
>>>
>>> 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:
>>>
>>>> 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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