What was the first synth you ever bought?

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Post by Tardis » Sun Jun 01, 2008 3:24 pm

I got this P.O.S. for free when I started out...
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Then when I grew up I got a real synth...
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After that I got a really real synth...
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Post by shaft9000 » Sun Jun 01, 2008 3:41 pm

technically it was this:

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that's the Yamaha FM chip (or close to) in the Soundblaster that came with a PC I bought in 1992.

several years later I bought this very synthesizer:

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sold it last year...but will be getting a Z1 to compensate :D
2600.solus.modcan a.eurorack.cs60.JP8.Juno6.A6.sunsyn.volcakeys.jd990.tb303.x0xb0x.revolution.
999.m1am1.RY30.svc350.memotron

shaft9000.muffwiggler.com <- singles & mixtape
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youtube.com/shaft9000 <- various synth demos and studies

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