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360 Systems Digital Keyboard

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1984

First reviewed in prototype form over a year ago, the 360 has been the subject of some significant hardware modifications since then, and Paul White reports on a more recent production sample.

360 Systems Digital Keyboard

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1983
With real acoustic instrument sounds

360 Systems Keyboard

Review | One Two Testing, May 1984

We hold a sample

Crumar Composer Polysynth

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1984

A four-section synthesiser complete with breath control, tested by Geoff Twigg.

Eko Bass Pedalboard

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1983

Galanti 'Instastring'

Review | International Musician, Sep 1975
KeyboardCheck

Korg EPS-1

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1983

Korg Trident

Review | One Two Testing, Nov 1982
String/brass/32 memory programmable poly combo

Korg Trident Polyphonic

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1982

Moog Opus

Review | One Two Testing, Nov 1982
Brass/string/organ machine

RMI Keyboard Computer KCII

Review | Sound International, Jun 1978

Dave Crombie tinkles the RMI Keyboard Computer — not so much a synth, more a souped-up organ.

Roland RS09

Review | One Two Testing, Nov 1982
Organ/string machine

Sampling Sixties style

Retrospective (Gear) | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, Apr 1989
The Mellotron

Once considered an instrument no keyboard player should be without, more recently regarded as a mechanical monstrosity, the Mellotron was definitely an early sampler, but was it the first? Dave "Crumbly" Crombie reminisces.

Siel of Quality

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Feb 1985
Siel MK900

Does Siel's MIDI MK900 enhance the portable keyboard market?

Technics AX7

Review | Sound On Sound, Dec 1988
Bridging The Gap

Whilst Roland and Yamaha take LA and FM synthesis into the home, Technics make it even harder to differentiate between a home keyboard and a synthesizer with the release of the AX7. Paul Ireson checks it out.

Technics Digital 10

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1984
PCM Digital Keyboard

Innovations abound on Panasonic's first entry into the pro keyboard stakes. Trish McGrath finds out if it really is four pianos in one.

Yamaha CE20

Review | Music UK, Aug 1982

Vince Hill random samples new keyboard

Yamaha CE20

Review | One Two Testing, Nov 1982
Mono/poly preset with orchestral voices

Yamaha Symphonic Ensemble SK20

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1981
We found these other (non-review) articles that are linked to this gear:-

String Synths

Feature | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1984

Ensemble keyboards

Synthesiser Update

News | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1982
Roland Juno 60, Roland SH-101, Korg Trident II

The Novatron Revisited

Feature | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1983

An instrument which has shaped today's electro-music

Wonderstuff

Feature | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, Mar 1993

The Clavinet revisited

 

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