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 KORG DDD1, DDD5 Drummachine/Module + real time sequencer

Korg DDD1, DDD5 synthesizer
DDD1 pic thx jörg (link)
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other KORG gear..
Built 1986
Type: drum
Hybrid: no
18 Voice / Stimmen
16x Multitimbral
standard Memory / Speicher
Value / Wert in 2014 ca. 160 (rare)
Synthesis: rompler

OSC Features 18 rom + ram samples
Wave Shapes samples
18 OSCs
0 Filter
0 LFOs
1 Envelope Generators 1x D

MIDI Control / Triggering
14 Keys with velocity

Arpeggiator no
Sequencer real time sequencer
(ID 430)
  deutsch - german
ABOUT Korgs not so successful Drummachine , DDD1 with card slots), both able to very very short own samples (some KB), and bth with velocity pads (very cool).

all sounds come from and going to cards, where most of it are ROM (fixed) samples, only one Card is RAM that you can write to.
ABOUT 12bit Drummaschine in der Midi-Zeit, war nicht so sehr erfolgreich, die kleine Schwester DDD5, beide können sehr kurze eigene Samples nutzen.

Die Speicherung wird über Cards an der Rückseite erledigt.
DETAILS midi, 12bit drum sounds, DDD1, DDD5 both with velocity pads and flam and pitch also.

the DDD1 has twice as much pads (14) compared to the (a lot smaller) DDD5 with 7 pads.
DETAILS midi, 12bit drum sounds, DDD1, DDD5 mit Velocity, also dynamischen Pads und "flam" , ausserdem sogar Pitch-Steuerung ,was die Klangpalette größer machte als die frühen Drummachines mit festen Sounds und ohne Tuning.

DDD1 hat 14 Pads, DDD5 hat 7.
SOUND quite flexible late 80ies sounds..
SOUND damals recht moderne sounds für die spät 80ier.
VERSION DDD1 - 5 Card-Slots (4 for ROMs), 14 pads
DDD5 - 2 Card Slots, 7 pads
VERSION DDD1 - 5 Card-Slots (4 für ROMs, einer für freie Samples, also RAM)
DDD5 - 2 Card Slots

KORG known or written as Keio formerly Univox, Donca Matic, Diamond, Keio Organ

Mr Tsutomu Katoh, founder of KEIO
aka KORG = Keio ORGans.

Analogue Trigger Korg: gate pulse in/out 5V negative 5V pos to GROUND
MS-20 and some others are: 'S-Trig' (Moog Type) - Kurzschlusstrigger = to GND = shorting connection.
v-trig also.

Official Intl. Site :
ueber Synthesizer Hersteller KORG

Korg wurde von Tsutomu Katoh aus Japan gegründet.

Offizielle Site (D)


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