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Orchestral Hit used in 80's
Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2011 12:42 pm
Wanted to know if anybody knows what synths was used to make orchestral Hits used in many tune from 80's like classic as :
<< in the intro
Big up all massive !
Posted: Thu Jul 05, 2012 8:37 pm
i think it from a yamaha rx5 or rx7 not sure which one but defiantly one of the rx series . hope that helps
Posted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:07 am
Could be on more than one models of the yamaha keyboard but I have a Yamaha PSS 790 with exact that sound in it.
http://en.audiofanzine.com/keyboard-arr ... 40564.html
On the left of the second picture you see a little part with a " toggle switch " called Vector synth. Press the pink button and youre there.
When I first got it in the early 90's I immediatly recognize the sound from the Shabba/Pinchers/Courtney Melody chunes.
Still it can be found very, very cheap on the internet these days.
My daughter is playing around with it now a days and you shouldnt expect to much of this model soundwise other than that hit.
The piano's, organs and the rest sounds cheap but hey, didnt the keyboard sounds used in the early dancehall chunes also???
Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 8:38 pm
The original orchestra hit was from a Fairlight CMI and everyone sampled that afterwards. The sample was taken from a recording of Stravinskys Infernal Dance. The sample you're looking for is ORCH5.
Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:56 pm
AUX1Dub wrote:The original orchestra hit was from a Fairlight CMI and everyone sampled that afterwards. The sample was taken from a recording of Stravinskys Infernal Dance. The sample you're looking for is ORCH5.
Thanks for those precises informations AUX 1 Dub !