for reference purposes for all those interested in learning about + making music with the original hardware + software from the late 1980s + early 1990s thanks for visiting
Who | Software | daw TIMELINE | PCI | ISA | ATARI ST | DOS/PC | WIN/PC | MAC | Drums | Synths | Modules |Sequencers | Samplers | Tape Rec | Mix Consoles |
Artists |Recent | VST | ios inst | E-mu | Ensoniq | Akai "S" Series | Akai MPCs | Roland "S" Series | Drum Machines | Roland JV Addons | early 90s Synths | late 80s synths
guests must register for an account to be able to view + download file attachments on posts marked with a paper clip icon.

Offline chrisNova777

  • Administrator
  • Posts: 4887
  • Karma: +17/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • "vintage midi sequencing and audio processing"
yamaha qx1 (1986) digital sequence recorder
« on: December 12, 2015, 01:28:08 AM »
part of the Yamaha Computer Assisted Music System
which consist of 3 parts... the qx1 sequencer, tx816 FM synth, + RX11 drummachine
(or possibly the TX802? http://www.oldschooldaw.com/forums/index.php?topic=2827.0)
http://fr.audiofanzine.com/sequenceur-hardware/yamaha/QX1/
http://download.yamaha.com/api/asset/file/?language=ro&site=ro.yamaha.com&asset_id=2138
https://jimatwood.wordpress.com/2013/05/02/yamaha-qx1-sequencer-replacement-floppy-drive/

for the qx5 click here http://www.oldschooldaw.com/forums/index.php?topic=1565.msg1668#msg1668


http://www.sonicstate.com/synth/yamaha_qx1/




Quote
Once the world's most sophisticated sequencer, with its eight separate MIDI outputs, huge memory capacity, floppy disk drive and possibility to record, view and edit all incoming MIDI data, the QX1 was any MIDI composers wet dream. But like any other dedicated hardware sequencer, time and computer evolution hasn't been kind to it - any modern Macintosh running a decent MIDI sequencing software beats the pants off the Yamaha QX1 anytime





the following video seems to take its title from the qx1 sequencer
« Last Edit: July 19, 2017, 02:17:37 AM by chrisNova777 »