If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by Box » Sat Aug 16, 2008 5:51 am

Yamaha GX-1, monster synth. :p
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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by WDW » Sat Aug 16, 2008 7:05 am

Matrix 12 or CS-80. The Matrix is the king of modulation. The CS is the king of expressiveness.

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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by Alex E » Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:39 pm

Moog IIIC.
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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by kuroichi » Sat Aug 16, 2008 10:11 pm

TR-909 definately.

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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by rhino » Sun Aug 17, 2008 6:01 pm

1. bought the Roland JX-10 intending to fix and sell.... but i'm hooked on the old thing.

2. may not be old (or analog) enough to qualify, but if i could only have ONE synth, i'd take the Alesis QS8: great (to me) sound and long keyboard to split into 2,3 or more parts. second choice would be my Ensoniq SQ80: my first REAL synth. people have created ten-quadzillion patches, but still many areas untapped.
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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by Phollop Willing PA » Sun Aug 17, 2008 10:49 pm

This one:

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Re: If You Could Have Just One Vintage Synth...

Post by CapnMarvel » Mon Aug 18, 2008 5:36 pm

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