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by NiMa
Sat Sep 13, 2008 8:04 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: DX7 parameter-table format patches?
Replies: 3
Views: 1888

DX7 parameter-table format patches?

Does anyone (know where I could find / have) any free (as in beer and also as in royalties) Yamaha DX7mk1 patches in old-school parameter table format? I could do with some new patches for the old girl, but I have no functioning MIDI cable for SYSEX (My gameport-MIDI cable doesn't work at all, and m...
by NiMa
Sun Jun 08, 2008 3:14 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Copyright status of/advice regarding/authors of DX7 patches?
Replies: 5
Views: 858

Yeah, thanks. I got confused with things about DX7 patches going on about "stealing other people's sounds" and thought it meant actually using them in performances :P
by NiMa
Sat Jun 07, 2008 10:42 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Copyright status of/advice regarding/authors of DX7 patches?
Replies: 5
Views: 858

Copyright status of/advice regarding/authors of DX7 patches?

I got my DX7 preloaded with some 3rd-party patches, and I'm not sure who the original programmers of them were, their copyright status, etc. Can anyone help regarding this? (I know it's probably nearly impossible to identify any of them, but if anyone does have any information on any issues regardin...
by NiMa
Sat Jun 07, 2008 2:43 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: READ THIS if you're looking at choosing a new synth!
Replies: 106
Views: 197607

Re: READ THIS if you're looking at choosing a new synth!

oh child, I posted a "what should I buy?" then discovered this post, hope nobody minds if I delete-move it in here and answer a few of these questions... I currently have two (yes, only two, I'm just starting out, lol) synths, which happen to both be FM (the DX7, which I singled out because of its l...
by NiMa
Sat Jun 07, 2008 12:28 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Korg DS-8 keys unresponsive
Replies: 1
Views: 645

Korg DS-8 keys unresponsive

(first post, yay) My (second-hand, of course) Korg DS-8 synthesiser's keys, and some of its buttons, are unresponsive, in that if you try to press them with minimal velocity, they won't fire, but if pressed hard work normally (it isn't a case of fully dead keys). In particular, the C1 (extremely unr...