TEST SERIES Empress Effects ZOIA with Elektron Octatrack Drum Destruction

Published on Jun 24, 2019 Outsider Sound Design

“Sound design experiments with the Empress Effects ZOIA and Elektron Octatrack.
The purpose of ‘TEST SERIES’ is to focus on the sound design possibilities of various gear combinations. This series is not musical nor does it serve as an instructional video. It is all about sound potential.
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Granular Module (1.03) // Empress FX Zoia Tutorial

Published on Jun 22, 2019 Ron Cavagnaro

“This tutorial shows how the new granular module works in the latest 1.03 firmware for the Empress FX Zoia. We are using the system 1m promars plugout and deluge to sequence the synth using conditional notes. Also there is kp3+ delay and H9 Space effects running through the system 1m.

If you do not understand what this video is showing please check out

Empress Reverb Eurorack Conversion by Million Machine March

via Million Machine March where you’ll find addition details.

“All circuitry is custom to each conversion and calibrated accordingly. There can be differences between pedals I find. Very unusual for a digital pedal. Conversions can be like that. Each one is unique and satisfying in its own way.”

Beautiful conversion.

Empress Zoia Granular test

Published on Jun 1, 2019 Lloyd Barrett

A simple granular module test.
Stereo in to Granular module to Stereo out
Stompswitch to Freeze parameter
Triangle LFO modulates Position parameter

Quickstart 6 – Basic Synth // Empress FX Zoia Tutorial

Published on May 17, 2019 Ron Cavagnaro

“This tutorial is how to make a basic synth on the empress FX Zoia. We also go over how to set up a grid keyboard and a sequencer.”

All parts here.

Superbooth 2019 – Empress FX ZOIA Updates

Published on May 17, 2019 sonicstate

“Winner of our NAMM 2018 Best New Technology, the Empress FX ZOIA is an incredibly deep environment for creating effects, audio processing and synthesis – yes you can choose from around 80 different processing modules.
Deep as you like, its a modular hardware system.
Now with MIDI clock too.”

DSI Prophet Rev 2 & Empress Effects Reverb

Published on Apr 29, 2019 3rdStoreyChemist

Quickstart Pt 4 – Looper Module + Pages // Empress FX Zoia Tutorial

Published on Apr 28, 2019 Ron Cavagnaro

Ron Cavagnaro Empress FX Zoia Tutorials

“This tutorial is covering the looper module on the Empress FX Zoia. In this video we are going to set up an array of loopers and set it up to self-trigger in one shot mode into a sort of self-performing atmospheric pad.

The synth used in this video is the system 1 promars plugout.

If you just jumped in without

Empress FX Zoia Tutorials by Ron Cavagnaro

Published on Apr 23, 2019 Ron Cavagnaro


1. Quickstart – FX Basics // Empress Effects Zoia Tutorial
This video is intended to show the most basic functioning to start off. It is intended for the absolute beginner. There will be more videos that will progress to more deeper functions so please stay tuned!

Intro 0:00
Audio Input 0:55
Audio Output 1:53
Making Connections 2:20

DSI/Sequential Prophet 6 & Empress Effects Reverb

Published on Apr 22, 2019 3rdStoreyChemist