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by SynthFred
Sat Oct 04, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: The Crumar GDS Restoration Blog...
Replies: 161
Views: 45144

Re: The Crumar GDS Restoration Blog...

This is a great project. Thank you for sharing it here. I am one of the original Synergy users. My vote for the GDS restoration is to fabricate nice brand new wood panels for the computer and the keyboard, but to have the originals cleaned up and kept available for replacement as needed for special ...
by SynthFred
Sat Dec 14, 2013 3:31 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: How do you get over the feeling of wanting to try so many
Replies: 41
Views: 4086

Re: How do you get over the feeling of wanting to try so man

In my experience, I eventually realized that I had two avocations. One was to make music. The other was to understand synthesizers. I found that to make music, getting deep with a few synths was what I needed. But to understand synthesizers, going wide and collecting as many as possible was the thin...
by SynthFred
Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: The Listening Lounge
Topic: Earth Riders
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Earth Riders

"Earth Riders" on Bandcamp. This is recorded on the Synergy synthesizer, one of the first digital synths. It is from 1984, when Tangerine Dream was doing Poland and Kraftwerk was doing Tour De France. http://f0.bcbits.com/img/a1919275222_10.jpg http://www.fredbecker.bandcamp.com/album/earth-riders S...
by SynthFred
Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:20 pm
Forum: The Listening Lounge
Topic: Synth examples, post them here.
Replies: 284
Views: 124128

Re: Synth examples, post them here.

I use the DKI Synergy, very rare. Here is an example track showing it's sound.


Sky Skating 3

Fred
by SynthFred
Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: DK SYNERGY?
Replies: 17
Views: 2327

Re: DK SYNERGY?

Synergy users groups on Yahoo Groups and Facebook: http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/synergy-synth/info http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_209739532401406 I have several albums of pure Synergy music here: http://www.fredbecker.bandcamp.com/ There are very few working synths left and the user...