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One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby BJG145 » Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:36 pm

...currently listening to the contenders from the last round to check the competition. Impressive amount of work went into these. (Just got as far as "The Lounger" by MarkyC, which is great.)
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Logarhythm » Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:37 pm

Elf, really enjoyed your improv - set a high bar for the rest of us before we've even started!
Hopefully you'll report back if/when you're able to share the full piece?
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby kieransi » Sun Jan 20, 2019 2:43 am

Hey everyone! I'm new around here but I'd like to enter the challenge!

The tracks you've already posted are crazy good, my efforts should be easy to spot :)
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Folderol » Sun Jan 20, 2019 9:14 am

Welcome aboard :wave:
When You've got your track together, priv mail DaveB with a link to it. That way, not only do we have to (try to) work what synth you use, but also which is your track :)
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Richie Royale » Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:43 pm

I completely missed this. I shall get on it ASAP.

Sorry, Dave, I will tell you this time what synth it is :)
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby fruitcake » Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:31 am

May I join in the One Synth Challenge? I am new to this forum but am open to ridicule! I have recently moved my studio and have but one synth set up at the moment. It may not be functioning correctly but that's seems to add to the challenge!
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Eddy Deegan » Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:36 am

fruitcake wrote:May I join in the One Synth Challenge? I am new to this forum but am open to ridicule! I have recently moved my studio and have but one synth set up at the moment. It may not be functioning correctly but that's seems to add to the challenge!

Absolutely - go for it, and welcome to the forums :thumbup:
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby blinddrew » Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:36 am

Sounds like the perfect time to join in. :)
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Dave B » Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:57 am

yep - come on in, the water's lovely here and the more the merrier!

I've defrosted something from storage. Might use that ... but I might use something else I've thought about. I need to spend some R+D time. Oh .. and write something ... Nah ... just make it up again should be fine ...

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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby fruitcake » Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:46 pm

My first go round is sounding like a pair of angry linxes (or is the plural also linx) fighting as they tumble down several flights or metal stairs. Perhaps the tour eiffel.

The synth I’m using is not terribly good at subtlety. Or maybe it’s just me. More Eventides may help.
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Dave B » Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:15 am

Eventide makes everything better! :D
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Eddy Deegan » Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:39 am

Sad news - my OB-6 is sick and can't stay in tune :frown:

This scuppers my intended plan. However, while I await a reply from Sequential support I've initiated plan B and will be doing something different on another board.
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Eddy Deegan » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:35 pm

Eddy Deegan wrote:Sad news - my OB-6 is sick and can't stay in tune :frown:

I might be speaking too soon, but it might have been a slightly sticky pitchbend wheel. At least, I can't currently reproduce it having given the wheel a bit of a going over.

Fingers crossed :roll:
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby BillB » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:55 pm

I was thinking of making a comment about being more careful how you show your love for your OB-6. But I thought that would be in bad taste, so decided not to. :smirk:
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Re: One Synth Challenge III - This time it's personal

Postby Dave B » Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:38 pm

So, if we hear anything with a lovely band pass filter, we'll know whose it is ... ;)
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