Review | Sound On Sound, Feb 1988
Cross Wave Synthesizer
The onboard 8-track sequencer and sampled waveforms of the ESQ-1 make it a hard act for any manufacturer to follow. So what further features does Ensoniq's new SQ-80 synthesizer have that could possibly outshine its stablemate? Craig Anderton explores...
Review | Music Technology, Feb 1988
Cross Wave Synthesiser
The successor to Ensoniq's popular ESQ1 expands on the sound and sequencing facilities and adds polyphonic aftertouch to the ESQ's spec. Simon Trask goes in search of the performance synthesiser.
We found these other (non-review) articles that are linked to this gear:-
Feature | Topic: MIDI | Music Technology, Mar 1988
Ensoniq SQ80 & ESQ1 Synthesizers
Frustrated by the limitations of sequencing with MIDI mono mode 4? Simon Trask discusses the benefits of multi mode and investigates its implementation on Ensoniq's SQ80 and ESQ1 synths.
Feature | Topic: Synthesizer Patches | Music Technology, Jun 1989
A review of the Desert Island sample library for the Ensoniq EPS joins a selection of readers own patches for the Korg M1, Ensoniq SQ80 and Yamaha TX81Z in this month's Patchwork.