Korg Delta - opinions please?

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Re: Korg Delta - opinions please?

Post by Micke » Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:01 pm

JeEA wrote:The Human league used it ;-)
The Delta has also been used by A Flock of Seagulls, Blancmange, Indochine and, more recently, Ladytron.
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Re: Korg Delta - opinions please?

Post by Bitexion » Tue Jun 21, 2016 6:39 pm

I remember playing one in a store, I just thought it looked SO cool. And the 3 sections sounded nice enough, specially when mixed together. Mind you it's the only "tri-synth" i've ever played.

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Re: Korg Delta - opinions please?

Post by Dr. Phibes » Wed Jun 22, 2016 4:17 am

xenia625 wrote:
Dr. Phibes wrote:I really like its strings...
Haha. From what I've read I think it might best be suited for percussive sounds? :P
Percussive? Nah, I wouldn't say so. I do genuinely like its strings though. It won't emulate the rich ensemble sounds of other stringers, but that's not everything - sometimes you want something to cut through the mix. That said, I wouldn't swap it for a RS-09.

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Re: Korg Delta - opinions please?

Post by ppg_wavecomputer » Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:10 am

Here you've got some thin Delta strings (plus some external flanging), right at the beginning of the track:



Nova/Peru used the entire lot of cheap Korg stuff around that time, with the Delta and Sigma/M500 playing a key role. And the MS series, of course.

More weedy strings here:



From 3:38 onward.

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