What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by gordwiebe » Mon Nov 15, 2010 1:21 am

Actually, I believe it's the VA synth from the Alesis Fusion - which sounds and is quite different than the ion/micron/miniak (but is still quite deep!).

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by Alex E » Mon Nov 15, 2010 1:28 am

Yep you're quite right! I remember now.
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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by Synthaholic » Mon Nov 15, 2010 2:16 am

All my synths are pretty "deep"... A6, D-550, TX802... and the Motif XS. ;)

I guess I don't tend to bother with simpler synths... at least in my current setup.
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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by Shreddie » Mon Nov 15, 2010 8:02 pm

gordwiebe wrote:Actually, I believe it's the VA synth from the Alesis Fusion - which sounds and is quite different than the ion/micron/miniak (but is still quite deep!).
Yup, that's correct... It's good and very flexible but sounds a tad brittle imo... It's a shame the filters aren't as good as they could/should be... They have resonance but don't actually resonate.

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by justin_havu » Mon Nov 15, 2010 11:06 pm

Currently, it's definitely the M3. So much to discover, so little time, just wish it had wave sequencing.

But overall, the TS10.
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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by silikon » Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:01 am

Deepest Softsynth: A toss up between NI Reaktor and Absynth. Steep learning curve. Endless possibilities. A tweakfest.

Deepest Hardware: Oberheim OB-Mx and Waldorf Microwave XTk. (excluding, obviously anything modular)

I'm impressed by the level of depth and modulation possibilities on the OB-Mx... It's intense. The other possibility that I have played with is the Kawai K5000s (additive)...

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by Soundwave » Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:16 am

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by Shreddie » Fri Nov 19, 2010 9:14 pm

Soundwave wrote:Vostok
*Dribble!*

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Post by Mino » Sun Nov 21, 2010 8:33 am

Waldorf Q.

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by greggybud » Mon Nov 22, 2010 8:14 am

Hardware: PolyEvolver. (buy the editor from Suntower if you want to get into the sequencer. I can't imagine anyone doing very much manually with the sequencer.)

Software: Reaktor. I could spend decades exploring the depths.

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by bluedad » Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:50 am

software would have to be Reaktor
hardware - Microwave Xt
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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by White » Mon Nov 22, 2010 8:44 pm

Synths that I like that I think are deep and exciting to program are: -

Sequential Prophet VS
Yamaha DX7IID
Casio CZ1 (May start programming this again)
Kawai K5000s
Roland SH32
Yamaha AN1x

Synths I haven't tried yet but are in my setup: -

Novation Supernova II
Access Virus Classic
Creamware MiniMax
Duncan J. White + quite a few synths
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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by thefleeingloaf » Tue Nov 23, 2010 9:56 pm

I'm another vote for the Virus Indigo.

Not that I've gone through many synths in my day...

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by n1nj4 » Wed Nov 24, 2010 8:54 pm

Yamaha FS1R

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Re: What was the Deepest Synth you ever bought?

Post by AnalogKid » Sun Jan 23, 2011 12:10 am

The Korg Z1. No matter how much you dig into it, it always seem to have more.

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