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by exceler8
Mon May 31, 2010 1:21 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS
Replies: 7
Views: 928

Re: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS

I was able to access the memory sounds by holding down the initialize button when keyboard is off, turn on while holding down, LCD will ask if you want to initialize, press for yes while still holding down button, release initialize button and it will reload the memory sounds. Thanks to all for you...
by exceler8
Sun May 30, 2010 3:54 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Looking for a portable sequencer like the old Yamaha QY-70
Replies: 2
Views: 667

Looking for a portable sequencer like the old Yamaha QY-70

Mods: If I posted this in the wrong section please move it for me. Thanks!! :D I'm way out of touch when it comes to modern gear. I was in a all electronic band in the mid 80's and I've basically been out of the music scene for over 20 years. :o I would like to get back to making music again but I d...
by exceler8
Sat May 29, 2010 7:21 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS
Replies: 7
Views: 928

Re: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS

Basing this on the CZ-1000 (I assume the 5000 is similar), there are two types of patches other than "Preset". There's "Internal", which are 16 user patches that are only stored as long as there are 6 D-cells (though it can be modded to work with 4 AA's) in the synth; and there's "Cartridge" which ...
by exceler8
Sat May 29, 2010 2:34 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS
Replies: 7
Views: 928

Re: CZ-5000 NO MEMORY SOUNDS

I would like to know as well. I just bought a CZ-1000 at a garage sale for $5 and I have the same problem. I assume that the internal battery needs to be replaced?
by exceler8
Sat May 29, 2010 2:31 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What got you into synths?
Replies: 180
Views: 14231

Re: What got you into synths?

Kraftwerk's Computer World. The first time I heard that album it changed me forever. I went down and bought a Casio VL Tone and started a band. :mrgreen: