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Absolute Precision

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Jul 1985
UMI-2B

Sequencing interface for the BBC

Acorn Music 500

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1984
Synthesiser Hardware and Software for the BBC Micro

Acorn's first venture into music synthesis boasts some good-looking synthesis hardware and a music composition language - AMPLE - that grows with the user. David Ellis has the advance details.

BBC News

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Jan 1985
Organ Master/Island Logic

An add-on sound board, and a comprehensive disc-based music system for the Beeb micro.

BBC Synth

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Mar 1984

MuProc software

Beeb Boogie

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Apr 1985
Music Maker

With a package designed to get the most from the micro's own sound chip.

Beeb Breakthrough

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Feb 1985
MUSIC 500

Acorn's MUSIC 500 hardware/software package for the BBC micro could be the revolution micro musicians have been waiting for.

Electromusic Research MIDI Software and Hardware

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1984
for the BBC Micro

The first commercially-developed MIDI software for the BBC Micro is now being manufactured by Electromusic Research. David Ellis analyses its potential.

Hybrid Technology Music 5000

Review | Music Technology, Jan 1987
Computer Music System

Noel Williams compares Hybrid Technology's latest BBC music add-on to its predecessor, the Music 500. Is it the friendlier beast its designers claim it to be?

Island Logic Music System

Review | One Two Testing, Dec 1984

software for a melodic BBC

Rice Drum Software

Review | Music Technology, May 1987

Nothing to do with paddy-fields or Uncle Ben, but Ian Waugh reviewing two versions of a new drum program for the under-used BBC computer. Is it cost-effective?

Softly, Softly

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1984

A review of 'Keyboards', a software package for the BBC Model B.

The Barry Box

Review | Music Technology, Mar 1987

Not quite a name, not quite a musical instrument, but a useful tool for sampling and investigating sound with the help of a BBC B computer, a couple of controls, and some friendly advice from Uncle Ian Waugh.

The Logical Song

Review | Electronic Soundmaker, Jun 1985
ISLAND LOGIC CBM64 SOFTWARE

The Music System - now for the Commodore 64.

The Music System

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1984
Software Surplus

UMI 1B

Review | One Two Testing, Dec 1984
BBC B music software

software for a sequential BBC

UMI 1B

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1984
Software Surplus

UMI-2B

Review | Sound On Sound, Nov 1985
A Soft Touch

Jay Chapman discovers why this 16 track MIDI sequencer package for the BBC B micro, described as the musical equivalent of the humble word processor, is receiving so much acclaim from studio users.

UMI-4M MIDI Composition System

Review | Sound On Sound, Sep 1988

Are 8 bits still viable? Martin Russ temporarily abandons his Atari ST for a look at the latest version of this music sequencer package for the BBC micro.

 

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