A bit of Mono/Poly Action

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by elmosexwhistle » Tue Apr 24, 2012 6:46 am

Thanks so much for the kind words everyone :) I got that clip off youtube from typing in "break dancing" so i'm not sure what film it comes from, all i knew was that it was about the right speed and i could really mess it up :)

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by Music Maven » Tue May 08, 2012 11:12 pm

This is fantastic. I immediately went on eBay to check out Mono/Poly prices. LOL.

I remember the day my friend and bandmate bought a brand new Mono/Poly. (I'm seriously dating myself here.) The Mono/Poly blew our minds - and still does! My friend still uses it in his commercial studio every day and takes it out at least once a month playing gigs. I still think the Mono/Poly is one of the best synths (analog or otherwise) ever made. Your awesome video proves this to be the case. Well done!

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by Automatic Gainsay » Wed May 09, 2012 1:49 am

Music Maven wrote:I still think the Mono/Poly is one of the best synths (analog or otherwise) ever made. Your awesome video proves this to be the case. Well done!
It is definitely one of the best. A really superior design and sound.
And, elmosexwhistle's portrayal is frickin' awesome. I find myself singing it to myself irritatingly regularly. :)
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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by GoodwillFalcon » Wed May 09, 2012 7:04 pm

Automatic Gainsay wrote:
Music Maven wrote:I still think the Mono/Poly is one of the best synths (analog or otherwise) ever made. Your awesome video proves this to be the case. Well done!
It is definitely one of the best. A really superior design and sound.
And, elmosexwhistle's portrayal is frickin' awesome. I find myself singing it to myself irritatingly regularly. :)
hahaha, so do I. You must be talking about the swanky pentantonic riff near the beginning, right? so sick. sounds very "heavy."

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by cgren72 » Wed May 09, 2012 7:06 pm

music at the end was good. good work.
the "bass bitches" part is hilarious. the pictures of bitches is really a winning touch.
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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by cgren72 » Wed May 09, 2012 7:15 pm

and i finally watched the poly 800 vid. it was really good, probably the best demo ive seen on a synth lol. or is it a song?

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by thehighesttree » Wed May 09, 2012 7:25 pm

This demo rocks! Your poly-800 one was also pretty inspiring and may yet have me dusting it off for some keytar action :D

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by _dan » Thu May 10, 2012 2:06 am

WOW!!! :o
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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by elmosexwhistle » Mon May 14, 2012 3:08 pm

GoodwillFalcon wrote:
Automatic Gainsay wrote:
Music Maven wrote:I still think the Mono/Poly is one of the best synths (analog or otherwise) ever made. Your awesome video proves this to be the case. Well done!
It is definitely one of the best. A really superior design and sound.
And, elmosexwhistle's portrayal is frickin' awesome. I find myself singing it to myself irritatingly regularly. :)
hahaha, so do I. You must be talking about the swanky pentantonic riff near the beginning, right? so sick. sounds very "heavy."
Thanks man, the guys in the band love it too and it's been going down well live, though i play the lead part on my VA's coz i don't wanna lug a £1000 synth out to every gig!

If you want to mess with it the notes are.

D C D F, D C D G, C C# D, G# G# G# G F G F, D C.

D C D F, D C D G, C C# D, G# G# G# G#, A C(2) D(2) C(2) F(2) D(2)

(2) is the octave above :)

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Re: A bit of Mono/Poly Action

Post by Aaron2 » Fri May 18, 2012 5:59 am

OK, I guess I'm just piling on now, but both the music and the video were f**k terrific. Great job! :)

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