Ipad Synth or Original: IVCS3 compared to EMS Synthi AKS

Published on Dec 13, 2018 studentsmusic

“Some additional Infos: excerpts from trying to get objective data comparing an app with the original synthesizer. Don´t take it for granted, especially comparing waveforms here in such a short feature. So probably with mistakes, but somehow the tendency: the app is quite good! One core challenge that should be done better is comparing the filters, which

Orbital’s Paul Hartnoll shows us how he keeps the classic sound of rave alive

Published on Dec 3, 2018 FACTmagazine

“Earlier this year rave pioneers Orbital – the British electronic duo made up of brothers Phil and Paul Hartnoll – returned with their first studio album in six years, Monsters Exist.

Whilst preparing for a string of live dates in the US and UK, Paul took the time to show us how he keeps the classic sound of rave alive with a combination of

EMS Synthi E Prototype

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Never seen one before now on the site. This is as rare as it gets.

“This Synthi E has been owned by collector. A unique and 1 of a kind Prototype of the Synthi E. It is just back from a full Pro service/overhaul as it was not used for many years. Sliders / potmeters / switches all working 100%.

Pro Service:
– Psu restoration (rebuilt voltage regulators pcb section)

EMS Synthi DK.1 Cricklewood (For VCS3 and Synthi A) SN 2186

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“Rare EMS Synthi DK.1 Cricklewood keyboard for sale in excellent condition. The perfect partner to your VCS3 or Synthi A.”

EMS Synthi AKS 1971

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“EMS Synthi AKS 1971 vintage Analog Synthesizer Serial number 45236 with a complete service and added modifications carried out by Robin Wood at the EMS studio in Cornwall.
The service was a complete realignment/ test of all functions
The modifications include the Oscillation Stabilizer mod done to all 3 Oscillators,
The Metal- Can dual transistor- OsC 3
VC Shape Oscillator 2

Improv #10 for VCS3, Arp 2600, Moog Voyager, Mellotron, Fender Rhodes and Singing Bowls

Published on Nov 24, 2018 R. Reger

“Original improvised piece performed on classic analogue keys. Here is the link for the download: https://rregerakaashenactuariesofasga…”

EMS DK1 Cricklewood Keyboard 1970s

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“EMS – just refurbished by EMS original DK1 Cricklewood keyboard to link with VCS3 Putney or Synthi – includes Jones lead connector and instructions box and original zipper case”

EMS VCS3 Putney SN 1080

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“Rare EMS VCS3 Putney. Mostly used in Pro Studio since birth.
Very good cosmetic condition for it’s age

Pro Serviced by EMS expert Constantin Papageorgiadis. Service report included. 1 Year warranty.

– full calibration (including pots, pins and connectors cleaning, small parts replacement if needed)
– outside and inside cleaning and inserts replacement
– vernier dials

1970’s EMS VCS3 MKII SN 1301

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“Very clean. Serial number 1301. All pins are present. Everything works as it should . Serigraphy a bit worn around patch matrix on the left column but still clearly readable . Otherwise cosmeticaly near mint (see pics) . Wood parts are also great with only a few tiny marks (note a blonde vein in the wood on the left cheek, that was present since the first day). Original in