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 ROLAND JX1 Digital Synthesizer

Roland JX1 synthesizer
Jx-1 thx to jörg for pic. (link)
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other ROLAND gear..
Built 1992
Type: digital
Hybrid: no
24 Voice / Stimmen
1x Multitimbral
small Memory / Speicher
Value / Wert in 2017 ca. 120 (-)
Synthesis: subtractive

OSC Features rom
Wave Shapes rom saw pulse
2 OSCs + 1 SubOSCs info ©
1 Filter lpf reso 4 Pole
1 LFOs ?
2 Envelope Generators ?

MIDI Control / Triggering
61 Keys with velocity aftertouch

Arpeggiator no
Sequencer no
(ID 540)
  deutsch - german
ABOUT strange entry level synth, almost a preset synth with strange side panels
ABOUT typischer Einsteige-Synthesizer, nicht komplett editierbar - eher exot. mit seltsamen Seitenteilen.
DETAILS when 2 OSCs are used it has 12 voices, quite limited user controllable parameters.
DETAILS ist bei 2 OSCs 12 stimmig, rel wenig eingriffmöglichkeit
SOUND well, if you need a toy..
SOUND mehr was zum rumspielen

ROLAND or Boss, Edirol formerly Ace, Acetone
roland synth manufacturer logo - Hersteller Logo

Roland was founded in 1972 by Ikutaro Kakehasi, Japan (prior companies: ace (drum machines and electronic organs and kakehashi musen), first synthesizer: 1972 - Mr. Kakehashis biography is available as a book from Robert Olsen.
- DIN SYNC: same as tb303, TR606, TR707 (also with MIDI)
Pins - Roland DIN sync:
from left to right: PIN 3 tempo clock, PIN 5 fill in, PIN 2 ground, (middle pin!), PIN 4 reset & start, PIN 1 start/stop

Official Intl. Site :

Roland wurde 1972 von Ikutakro Kakehashi gegründet, nachdem er Ace aufgebaut hatte. Von Kakehashi gibt es ein Buch vom PPV Verlag.

Offizielle Site (D)


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