Re: [AH] Modular Synths.

From darkstr1746
Sent Tue, Jan 23rd 2007, 23:52

the VC phase shifter made you say "wow" huh? , , , ,   hahaha  just think how loud you would be screaming if you had bought a Serge.  LMAO!!
warm regards'
john d
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From: tsheets@saturn5.com
> 
> 
> 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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