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Accurate Prophecies

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1985
Prophet 2000

Following October's preview, Sequential’s new sampler gets the in-depth treatment from Paul Wiffen, who refuses to return the review sample.

Increased Prophets

Review | Sound On Sound, Apr 1986

Keyboard programmer Paul Wiffen brings you the latest developments on the Sequential sampling system: the new 2002 rack-mount, and the superb Digidesign visual editing software. He also takes a look at the Prophet 2000 and passes on some useful tips for using its 'mapping' function to the full.

Sequential Circuits Prophet 2000

Review | International Musician, Nov 1985

More money means Mirage-mangling, maybe? Tony Mills sizes up the latest sampling supersynth

Sequential Potential

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1985
Prophet 2000

An exclusive preview of Sequential's attempt at combining an analogue polysynth with a digital sampling keyboard. It could turn the market on its head yet again, says Dan Goldstein.

Sequential Prophet 3000

Review | Music Technology, Sep 1987
16-Bit Sampler

This 16-bit stereo sampler promises more than just an improvement in sound quality over the earlier Prophets. Rick Davies reckons it could set a new standard in user interfaces.

Sequential Prophet 3000

Review | Sound On Sound, Nov 1987

Two years ago Sequential launched the Prophet 2000 sampling keyboard, which set the standard for all the 12-bit machines on the market. Will the Prophet 3000 stereo rack sampler do the same for the 16-bit field? Paul Wiffen thinks so. Read why...

We found these other (non-review) articles that are linked to this gear:-

Dumping Grounds - Part 1

Feature | Topic: MIDI, Sampling | Music Technology, Apr 1987

The start of another series, in which Chris Meyer reveals just how useful the new MIDI Sample Dump Standard can be in everyday applications.

Mono Mode Pt2 - Part 2

Feature | Topic: MIDI | Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1986

Fancy turning your Prophet 2000 into a 128-voice sampler? Paul Wiffen shows you can use MIDI Mode 4 to give the impression you're doing just that.

The New Standard

Feature | Topic: MIDI, Sampling | Music Technology, Dec 1986
MIDI Sample Dump Standard

Chris Meyer reports on a new system that could revolutionise the way we treat sound samples - the MIDI Sample Dump Standard - and uncovers its usage in the Prophet 2000 sampler.

The Regeneration Game

Feature | Topic: Sampling | Music Technology, Jul 1987
Sampler Updates

Leading the battle against planned obsolescence are the sampler manufacturers, whose machines receive updates almost monthly. We re-test three samplers to find out how they've changed.



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