|Electronic Soundmaker & Computer Music - June 1985|
Letters to the ES&CM team.
Readers demos' reviewed in print and a selection on tape.
Yamaha's QX1 Sequencer, KX88 Master Keyboard, TX816 Modules
Yamaha's professional FM sequencer master keyboard and FM modules.
Siel's new expander based on the DK80 synth.
Sequential's new package and ATPL's keyboard for the BBC micro.
ISLAND LOGIC CBM64 SOFTWARE
The Music System - now for the Commodore 64.
Akai S612 MIDI Sampler
Akai's first sampler - with its own 'Quick Disk' facility.
A modification that turns your digital delay into a sampler.
M.P.C. Percussion Roundup
The MPC percussion system: DSM1/2; DSM 8 Auto Tom; DSM 32 x 4 drum synth; Programmers Rhythm Sequencer.
EMR Miditrack Performer Software (Spectrum/BBC)
8 track real time MIDI sequencer software from Electronic Research.
Loop Create software for the Greengate DS:3.
New looping software for the Greengate DS:3.
A talk on the cheap side as the duo explain the democratisation of electronic music, and what they use to achieve it. (Including a preview of the UMI-2B interface).
A contemporary composer drawing inspiration from the classics
Win £400 Rossetti's MIDI Control Package.
Music For A Small Planet
An enterprising duo who mix business and pleasure in the pursuit of music making.
Tom Ellard, Severed Head's supremo, on sound surgery and synths.
First part on how to go about releasing your own electronic record. A D.I.Y. guide.
Detailed Instructions on how to build your own ES&CM MIDI sequencer. (Software on tape).
The father of modern synthesis talks exclusively to us about the new generation of sound creating instruments.
Electronic album overview.