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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

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 Audio | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1982

Moog Opus

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

Power Down Below

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1985

Will foot-controlled music become popular now that Micro Musical have introduced a set of MIDI bass pedals for under £200? Malcolm Harrison has the answer.

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 MK-900

Review | In Tune, Apr 1985
MIDI Home Keyboard

Siel MK900

Review | One Two Testing, Jan 1985

splittable MIDI from Italy

Siel MK900

Review | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1985
Personal Keyboard

The words Siel and MIDI have gone hand in hand throughout 1984. Trish McGrath looks at what happens when the former puts the latter on a budget personal keyboard.

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

Yamaha CE20

Review | Music UK, Aug 1982

Vince Hill random samples new keyboard

Yamaha Symphonic Ensemble SK20

Review Audio | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1981
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Sampling A Vintage

Feature | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Making Music, Jan 1987

The life story of the original sampling keyboard — the Mellotron.

String Synths

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

Ensemble keyboards



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