Debuting just months after the announcement of the MIDI spec and offering a new and varied palette of tonal textures, Yamaha?s DX7 was the right synth at the right time...The magic behind the DX7?s FM synthesis engine was discovered in the early 1970s by Dr...When the DX7 launched in 1983, users were amazed by its purity of tone and its ability to mimic certain instruments?particularly struck...
Yamaha DX-7 user reviews and comments @ Synth Site - home of synth reviews
I bought my DX-7 used off of Ebay when I was 17...With the aqusition of other synths, computers, and VST's, the DX-7 has been mostly reduced to a MIDI controller...The occaisonal event with the DX-7 appears in the good ol LJ www.livejournal.com/users/frayo...Questions, requests for manuals, ongoing conversations and inappropriate comments are not reviews, and will not be approved...
The DX7 was the moderate priced model of the DX series of FM keyboards that included the smaller DX9, DX100, DX11, DX21 and the larger DX5 and DX1...The DX7 is well-known for its electric piano, bells, and other "metal striking metal" sounds...Voices can be programmed by a user, and stored into a 32-voice ROM internal memory, or corresponding DX7 ROM cartridge...It was a DX7 II FD with a silver case,...
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Yamaha DX-7: Harmony Central User Reviews
"7 The DX-7 is notoriously difficult to use for beginners, but after a bit of practice, it's not bad at all..."
"10 Definately worth $200, I'd purchase again if lost or stolen..."
"9 Expressiveness/Sounds : 9 Reliability : 9 Customer Support : No Opinion Overall Rating : 10 I've bought my DX7 about a month ago..."
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Published Apr 25, 2007
Yamaha PLG100-DX DX-7 Daughter Board for SW1000XG | Dolphin Music
The PLG100-DX features the same synthesis engine as the famous Yamaha DX-7, giving you stunning FM voices with all their crystalline clarity and pristine punch...Well you are probably right, when you hear the tinny pathetic little warblings of your puny sound card with its 2 operator chipset...Have your say and submit your own product review on the Yamaha PLG100-DX DX-7 Daughter Board...
Harmony Central®: The Yamaha DX7 Returns as PLG100DX Daughterboard
Velocity Sensitive & channel/polyphonic after touch on PLG100DX...The PLG100DX will be released in Q3 98 and will retail for under 200 dollars...From then until the DX7's launch in 1983, John Chowning only occasionally heard whispers of "DX" as he slipped through factory corridors on his visits to Japan...
The DX7 is well-known for its electric piano, bells, and other "metal striking metal" sounds...Third-party products for the DX7 also flourished in the 80s, including the Grey Mattery E...The DX7 family remains popular to this day with many recording and performing artists...