Chorus for synths

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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by nvbrkr » Sat Nov 19, 2011 10:48 pm

MXR Stereo Chorus is one of the best pedals I've ever had. I tend to overuse it a bit though.

Check out these clips:
http://www.modezero.com/mxr_stereo_chorus.htm

I have the vintage model myself, but I think the newer model is just fine too. Wouldn't say it "destroys vintage analog tone" at all. It's somewhere between a chorus and a tremolo.

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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by V301H » Sun Nov 20, 2011 12:05 am

TC Electronic has made some of the finest, quietest and lushest-sounding chorus pedals since the late 70's. The SCF is a classic and they also offer the smaller less-expensive Corona Chorus.
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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by themilford » Sun Nov 20, 2011 3:51 am

Boss CE300 is a great dual analog chorus if you don't mind a rack.

the Ibanez CCL is an awesome dual analog chorus too.

I would look for dual analog choruses.

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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by Rick N Boogie » Sun Dec 18, 2011 5:56 pm

I'll just add this brand to the mix, as it's what I use. Maxon. The CS-9Pro mono IN stereo OUT, analog, and sounds like sex. Likewise, for flanger or phaser, Maxon FL-9 flanger, and PT-9Pro+ phaser. All analog, great sounding effects. Just to give more options.
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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by themilford » Sun Dec 18, 2011 6:20 pm

I've been playing around with one of these lately:

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Totally awesome... basically a chorus with two LFOs.

Will probably use this with my current live set up (P600).

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Re: Chorus for synths

Post by nathanscribe » Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:25 pm

I recently picked up a DOD FX65 stereo chorus - very nice. Different tone to the typical Roland/Boss sounds, and there's a delay time control to move it between almost phasey and almost slapback.

Here's a demo of a simple Juno 60 part through different chorus units, including its own:



1: dry
2: Juno 60 chorus I
3: Juno 60 chorus II
4: Juno 60 chorus I+II
5: Boss CE-3 mode I
6: Boss CE-3 mode II
7: DOD FX-65
8: Boss CE-300 with direct mixed in
9: Boss CE-300 with direct muted
10: EHX Stereo Electric Mistress

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