What is the definitive patch of your favorite vintage synth?

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What is the definitive patch of your favorite vintage synth?

Post by Synthaholic » Fri Nov 02, 2007 2:39 am

Since a vintage synth usually becomes famous because of its sound, or by its use by a famous artist/popular song, perhaps we could make a list of the "definitive" patch or sound of each popular synth.

For example:

OB-Xa: "Jump" brass patch
DX7II: Full Tines
D-50: Staccato Heaven

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Post by The Cancer Years » Fri Nov 02, 2007 2:48 am

The ESQ1 minimoog and..velbass I think?
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Post by Italo_DX » Fri Nov 02, 2007 4:39 am

My JX-3P has horrible, horrible presets...

As for my DX21, I like layering two E.Pianos together... it sounds richer than a DX7.
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Post by Entropy Farmer » Fri Nov 02, 2007 5:05 am

The Cancer Years wrote:The ESQ1 minimoog and..velbass I think?
+1 for minimoog.

My favorite is "insect", though, which I made a few weeks ago on my SQ80. Not ubiquitous, but should be!
example 1
example 2
example 3
example 4

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Post by sam » Fri Nov 02, 2007 8:42 am

'Film strings'...On the prophet vs.
Roland Vp330 mk1.SH101.juno 6.OSCar.ARP odyssey..Tonus 2600..omni.
ms20/50. OBX.
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Post by Spike Vincent » Fri Nov 02, 2007 9:38 am

The MS10 one the goes whoopwhoopwhoopwhoopwhoopwhoopwhoopwhoopwhoop.Used that loads.
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Post by DX » Fri Nov 02, 2007 11:53 am

DX7= any clav, or the infamous Epiano (fulltines)
DX27 S= Brass 3 (curiosly, I don't choose preset B#01 Solid Bass, the same as Lately Bass).
Roland D10= Warm Pad Fade
Poly800= Preset 11 (with the two dco's sounding, EG2 must be edited)
Roland JP8000=Minimoog sound (don't remember exactly name, minisoared or something)
Roland JX-8P= Hi-Strings doubled one octave below with the blink unison mode.
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Post by gs » Fri Nov 02, 2007 5:53 pm

JX8P/JX10/MKS70: Soundtrack (pad)
M1: #00 Universe, #41 Piano (house piano)
JD800: #77 Hybrid Strings
Prophet 5 sync lead (not sure what patch #)
QS8: Film Score (strings)
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Post by MitchK1989 » Fri Nov 02, 2007 6:30 pm

wavbell on the ESQ-1/SQ-80 is pretty sweet.

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Post by Sexor » Fri Nov 02, 2007 6:47 pm

"Gunshot", "Helicopter" and "Applause" :lol:
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Post by Mpresev » Fri Nov 02, 2007 6:49 pm

VIk2000 on the Virus - 4 Strings and Lasgo sound.

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Re: What is the definitive patch of your favorite vintage sy

Post by JUGEL » Fri Nov 02, 2007 7:50 pm

Synthaholic wrote:OB-Xa: "Jump" brass patch
so I take you've seen this ??



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Post by JUGEL » Fri Nov 02, 2007 7:58 pm

Weird .. when I first saw this is looked the same .. but was a different show (David was wearing a yellow jacket).

It was just a bad.. maybe nothing went wrong... maybe they're just a bad band..

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Post by JSRockit » Fri Nov 02, 2007 8:12 pm

Farts and Burps in the SK-1.
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Post by JUGEL » Fri Nov 02, 2007 8:22 pm

I usually just h**l "Fat!" really loud and hit the demo button ... or Disco.

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