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korg ds-8 (1987) 4 op Digital FM synth
« on: December 20, 2015, 05:01:28 AM »
originally shown with korg sq-8 (1987) 8 track multi sequencer www.oldschooldaw.com/forums/index.php/topic,2298

http://www.synthmania.com/ds-8.htm
http://soundprogramming.net/synthesizers/korg/korg-ds-8/


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The DS-8 is Korg's contender among synths like the Roland D-50 and Yamaha DX7. It is a digital FM synthesizer with 4-operators per voice, 8 voices of polyphony and 8 parts multitimbrality. It's good for percussive, strange effect noises and such because its sound (similar to the DX7) is so unique. It has some digital effects such as chorus, flange, delay and analog-like controls for modulators, envelopes and the LFO. A joystick provides control of modulation and pitch bending. It also has a performance section for quick edits on the fly using (3) real-time sliders to control timbre, EG1 and EG2. A nice alternative to the common DX-7. -- http://www.vintagesynth.com/korg/ds8.php
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Re: korg ds8 (1987) 4 op Digital FM synth
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2017, 10:31:31 AM »