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by rakk95
Tue Jan 04, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Scored an ESQ-1...need advice
Replies: 7
Views: 875

Scored an ESQ-1...need advice

All: Long-time lurker here. Looking for some input from the ESQ-1 fans out there (please see below). Just scored an ESQ-1 for 100 bucks. Been looking for one to fix up for quite a while. Had one brand-new back in 1987 and could kick myself for ever selling it. By the time I let it go, I had programm...
by rakk95
Tue Jan 20, 2009 3:37 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: MidiCTRL
Replies: 0
Views: 354

MidiCTRL

Anybody out there use MidiCTRL with their Alesis Micron? Looking at the (limited number of) editor programs available for it, and was leaning toward this one. I love the synth. Just getting a little tired programming it with one little knob. - thanks.
by rakk95
Tue Jan 20, 2009 1:36 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Is there a modern DX7 or Trinity Pro?
Replies: 7
Views: 937

Re: Is there a modern DX7 or Trinity Pro?

Anthony K: Looks like you and me are in the same boat (I'm a keyboard player masquerading as a rock guitarist wanting to update my guitar rig as well as my keyboard rig). I think we can help each other out - I know a little about the keyboards you mention, and you can probably give me some advice on...
by rakk95
Mon Jan 19, 2009 4:15 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: DX7 MIDI Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

Re: DX7 MIDI Problem

Addendum to last:

I tried using MIDILIB to send sound banks to the DX, and it worked. Didn't try the process in reverse, though.

Now...wondering what's up with DX Manager...
by rakk95
Sun Jan 18, 2009 11:43 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: DX7 MIDI Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1099

DX7 MIDI Problem

All: Long-time lurker, first-time post, and it's a cry for help. Bottom line up front: I have a DX7 mk1 that I'm trying to hook up to my PC using a Yamaha UX-16 MIDI/USB interface, and I can't get the DX7 to transmit any data to the PC. I'm using FM-Alive's DX Manager. I've gone through all of the t...