Re: [AH] Doepfer MCV24

From gregory
Sent Sat, Jan 29th 2000, 19:48

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>I would like to know how behave the built-in ADSR of the Doepfer MCV24. 
>I intend to send the 4 outputs of my korg WS to 4 analog filters
>(probably some Tony Algood's Superladders) controlled by the MCV24.  
>I am quite happy with the idea to be able to set the ADSR parameters via
>midi. The problem is I don't have any idea of the "quality" of the ADSR.
>I mean, since they are probably software generated, are they
>sloppy/snappy, do we hear some steppings, etc.. I presume that they are
>quite close to what we found on the average synths.. Anyway I will be
>quite happy to hear some comments about theses built-in ADSR in the
>MCV24.

I found the ADSR-functions of the MCV-24 only useful for long sweeps with slow attack/decay/release-times. In terms of speed, i think they are more sloppy than the envelopes of a Rhodes Chroma. The manual of the mcv-24 also says that the built in LFO-ADSR-stuff is only a nice gimmick and by no means a replacement to their real analog counterparts.

best regards

gregory