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Synthesizer History

We review some Iconic Synthesizers that have made a huge impact to music,

Korg Polysix

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Six voices of polyphonyBuilt-in preset soundsWide range of parameter controls for creating custom soundsBuilt-in arpeggiator and chord memory functionWarm and expressive sound, with strong presence in bass and midrange frequenciesVersatile filter sectionSolid build quality and reliabilityCan be used for both… Read More »Korg Polysix

Novation MiniNova

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The Novation MiniNova is a powerful and versatile synthesizer that was release in 2012. With 256 onboard sounds, the Mininova is a great choice for musicians who need a versatile instrument for live performances, studio work, or home recording. One… Read More »Novation MiniNova

Korg Wavestation

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The Korg Wavestation is a synthesizer that was originally released in 1990. It was designed by Dave Smith and was one of the first synthesizers to incorporate advanced wavetable synthesis technology. The Wavestation features a 61-note keyboard and a 16-voice… Read More »Korg Wavestation

Roland D-50

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The Roland D-50 is a digital synthesizer that was first released in 1987. It was one of the first synthesizers to use Linear Arithmetic (LA) synthesis, which combined the traditional waveforms of analog synthesis with the sample-based synthesis of digital… Read More »Roland D-50

Yamaha DX7

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The Yamaha DX7 is a groundbreaking synthesizer that was first released in 1983. It was one of the first synthesizers to use FM synthesis, which allowed it to create a wide range of sounds and textures that were not possible… Read More »Yamaha DX7

Korg Wavestate

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The Korg Wavestate is a powerful and innovative synthesizer that combines the best of wave sequencing and wavetable synthesis to create new and exciting sounds. With its 37-key keyboard and four-voice polyphony, the Wavestate is capable of creating a wide… Read More »Korg Wavestate

Korg M1

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The Korg M1 is a classic digital synthesizer that was first released in 1988. It was one of the first synthesizers to feature a built-in sequencer and a wide variety of preset sounds. Some key points to consider when reviewing… Read More »Korg M1

Roland Juno 60

The Roland Juno 60 synthesizer is a classic piece of music technology that has stood the test of time. First introduced in 1982, it quickly became a favorite among musicians and producers for its versatility and unique sound. One of… Read More »Roland Juno 60