What is your go to tone?

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What is your go to tone?

Post by DocDeF4U17 » Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:05 pm

For me its tweaking E-piano and getting it to sound real chorusy or warmer
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by gcoudert » Sun Mar 26, 2017 10:15 pm

A homemade variation on the DX7's Full Tines patch, which I sampled at two notes per octave over four velocity values (full decay) before I sold the keyboard. It sounds similar to the DX7 patches in TFF's 'Everybody wants to rule the world', Diana Ross' 'Chain reaction' or Kim Wilde's 'You came'. I have it in both Fantoms. There's something about it I just can't put into words, especially when layered with a soft Jupiter-style pad.
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by DocDeF4U17 » Sun Mar 26, 2017 10:35 pm

nice, I was playing on my friends vintage casio synth and the thing starts out on some cosmic sounding brass tone, which is really fun if you can hold the temptation to not go further into the other sixteen tones, thing has sick e piano
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by jxalex » Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:39 pm

It will be synth brass with fast attack and moderate decay and release or FM-bell pad.

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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by meatballfulton » Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:10 pm

I have a couple sounds in my Motif I use over and over...a Rhodes (factory preset), three using mellotron samples and some leads using MiniMoog and OB-X samples.
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by vicd » Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:56 pm

Any "rubbery" FM bass. Usually it comes punchy enough in the bass range, and synthy enough in the chords/melody range to draft something out really quick.
Second close would be any Jazz/FM piano. Needs to be "unnatural enough" though.
Follow all sorts of brasses, shakuhachis and EPs.

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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by cornutt » Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:48 pm

Two from my 106: a Taurus-like sustained bass, and a dense string/pad patch.
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by ppg_wavecomputer » Fri Mar 31, 2017 7:25 pm

Mellotron Three Violins with a bit of Cello, run through a tape delay, Compact Phasing A, and a healthy dose of AKG spring reverb.

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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by Walter Ego » Tue Apr 04, 2017 4:51 pm

PWM bass is something I usually use to put new synths through their paces. Nothing like that punchy metallic tone...
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Re: What is your go to tone?

Post by Psy_Free » Thu Apr 06, 2017 4:48 pm

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