Where can I get a manual for the AN1x, PLG150-AN, or AN200...An AN1x guide in PDF format, with hundreds of extra free sounds for the AN1x...I recommend that you subscribe to a periodical of your choice...As always a good place to start is with some existing voices that have been configured to use the Matrix (take a look at the Best Of Yamaha set...
Yamaha referred to the AN1x as "control synthesizer...The synthesizer also allows two individual parameters scenes, which may be two completely different sounding patches...The AN1x also features both an arpeggiator that can receive and output via MIDI and step sequencer...
The AN1x Virtual Analogue Synthesizer also features a familiar "analog-style" real-time interface with rotary knobs and all functions and edit parameters visible at one time on the display panel...Ideal for live performance, the 61-key AN1x features 10-note polyphony, 8 rotary knobs, Scene Memory, Arpeggiator...Through the advantages of DSP-based modeling, the AN1x will...
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Yamaha AN1x: Harmony Central User Reviews
"Overall Rating : 10 They are dirt cheap today..."
"1 I've been playing about 6 years..."
"10 The poly is good enough it sounds very fat when it wants to..."
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Yamaha AN1x: info and synthesis examples(contribution by Don Solaris)
In the image above we can see an example of osc sync...Then AN1x offers me to choose the FM source (not many VA synths in that price range offer that...On AN1x you engage the Edge function and "shape" the saw (or square) wave...Just like the JP-8000 this synth also features double mode in which polyphony is halved, but you get two timbral sections, which can play a different...
Yamaha AN1X - Specifications pictures prices links reviews and ratings
The arpeggitor is supposed to be sent on a different channel but seems to be linked to the source sounds on the AN1X...Otherwise you end up with the arpeggiator output embedded in the AN1X voice midi track...The overall impression for this synth is that it has great sound and a flexible and powerful synth generation engine...