harsh cutting lead
Categories: noise, dirty
High synth patch for the Roland Juno 6/60 from When She’s Gone – Josh Fudge. Add some short delay/reverb.
Categories: analog, bright, lead, light
Evolving pad with brassy overtones. Great for long chords with close, staggered notes.
A real speaker ripper. Just a lot going on here. Stacked and distorted. Use sparingly for accents, or lay it on thick to quickly overfill the mix. Loads into User Bank 3, Program 17.
Categories: distorted, power
Like a cozy blanket to warm your toes. Not too thick with a moderately long tail. Loads into User Bank 3, Program 1.
A very dark and haunting bass from an earlier time
Categories: bass, analog, mono
Swing whoosh sound effect, like when swinging a golf club or tennis racket. Play a short note while flicking the mod wheel from top to bottom. Might take a few tries but has a pretty satisfying sound. Created by modifying the wind on a Korg preset (I c…
Categories: noise, sound effect
Ice chittering, kind of a shivering shaking xylophone knees kind of thing. Adjust the Arp A tempo and delay time/depth to suit the tempo and openness of your music. Created by modifying Thor’s Toy Piano (Thoracius Appotite).
Categories: atmospheric, clean, delay
Kind of a fluttery string tremolo sound. Uses two timbres, to double up the octave. If you want to play fast or sound more keys at once, switch the Voice > Single/Layer from Layer to Single (at the expense of doubling the octave).
Categories: strings, stutter
Quasi-realistic solo harpsichord sound. Very simplistic setup. May want to slightly adjust Amp EG release depending on speed of music being played.
Categories: basic, acoustic, clean
Cello solo sound, roughly based on Welsh’s synthesizer cookbook recipe, altered to sound a little more real. The sample is Bach’s Cello Suite No 1 BMV 1007. It’s a bit thin when combined with other audio, best for solos.
Categories: basic, strings, acoustic
Hold a 5th in LH, play some celtic melody in the right. There’s a subtle pitch wavering… emphasize with additional pitch bends, e.g. starting up.
Categories: basic, acoustic
Detuned and random arp patch
Categories: delay, arp, detune, random, arpeggio, lo-fi, digital
nice ambient generative guitar sound
Sounds like ascending/descending stairs in “Haunted House” for ATARI 2600 (use ‘low’ octave)