Casio CZ Patches

Casio CZ presets

Casio’s pro line of synths from the 80’s using “Phase Distortion” synthesis. Includes CZ-101, CZ-1000, CZ-3000, CZ-5000 and CZ-1 synthesizers.

Grounded by adam (synthlib) on Jul 25, 2016

Deep, round and smooth bass. Play in mono mode to roboticize the cutoff between notes.

Categories: bass

Ginger's Pad by adam (synthlib) on Jul 19, 2016

Hauntingly smooth pad with ridiculously long release time.

Categories: pad

Melodiblock by adam (synthlib) on May 04, 2016 3

Woody and percussive, but still modern and synthetic on purpose. Great for high-range counterpoint.

Categories: percussive

Rubber Bass by CZounds on Apr 13, 2016

Bass with short bouncy attack. Visit for more Casio CZ patches.

Categories: bass

rated by 1 synth nerd

Funkwow Bass by CZounds on Apr 13, 2016

Funky bass with a bit of attitude. Visit for more Casio CZ patches.

Categories: bass

Chapstick Bass by CZounds on Apr 13, 2016

Smooth bass with subtle vibrato expression. Visit for more Casio CZ patches.

Categories: bass

rated by 1 synth nerd

Twiggy by adam (synthlib) on Mar 18, 2016

Twangy percussive sound. Try it in arpeggios.

Categories: percussive

Deep Thoughts by adam (synthlib) on Mar 09, 2016

Deep, round and mellow tone for smooth bass lines and soothing melodies.

Categories: bass, pad, dark

rated by 1 synth nerd

Naser by adam (synthlib) on Feb 26, 2016

You know, like a laser, but nasaly

Categories: bass, sound effect

Forgotten by adam (synthlib) on Feb 17, 2016

Like an old, dusty synth you forgot about in the corner, this patch imagines vintage string machine with unrealistic plucked and sustained strings together.

Categories: strings

rated by 2 synth nerds

Systring Chapel by adam (synthlib) on Feb 05, 2016

Dynamic synth strings with sharp rise and fall with a long, muted decay. Add lots of reverb to liven it up and blend.

Categories: strings

rated by 1 synth nerd

Step Down, Man by adam (synthlib) on Jan 21, 2016

Glide down in pitch gradually in a spacey transitioner effect.

Categories: sound effect, transition

Mr. Drummin by adam (synthlib) on Jan 13, 2016

Toms and low kick drum sounds for the Casio CZ

Categories: percussion

Wow Bass by adam (synthlib) on Jan 01, 2016

Wah-like bass with some sizzle at the front of each note.

Categories: bass

Mono Lead by adam (synthlib) on Dec 21, 2015

Set the mono mode on, and portamento time to 16. (These settings aren’t stored with each patch.)

Categories: lead, mono

Soft Strings by adam (synthlib) on Dec 20, 2015

Like a vintage string machine, warm and soft with a slight attack and long release.

Categories: strings

rated by 1 synth nerd

Apple Crisp by adam (synthlib) on Dec 12, 2015

Crisp, clear and percussive. It doesn’t get much more present than this.

Categories: lead, bass, percussive

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Saw Pad by adam (synthlib) on Dec 09, 2015

A slightly fuzzy pad with a long release (until you play more notes)

Categories: pad

Round Bass by adam (synthlib) on Dec 08, 2015

Nice and round sounding with a little percussion on the attack.

Categories: bass, clean

Basic by adam (synthlib) on Dec 07, 2015

Hello world. All parameters initialized. A decent starting point.

Categories: basic


From The Podcast

Episode 008 - Casio CZ