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NAMM 2016: Korg Present Nice Surprise With Volca FM Synth

Korg Volca FM Synth
Korg Volca FM Synth
Whilst Korg was making headlines with the Minilogue synthesizer, they also had another trick up their sleeve for NAMM 2016.

The Volca FM synthesizer became the latest in the Volca range to be revealed at this year's annual music trade show in Anaheim, California. Fundamentally, the Volca FM synthesizer boasts true FM synthesis to deliver that classic 80s FM sound in an easy to use fashion inside a compact Volca enclosure.

This digital synth has 3 voices across a six-operator engine, 32 programme slots to store your own sounds and 16 sequence patterns and it can be integrated easily with current Volca products.

The Korg Volca FM is also fully compatible with DX7 sounds via SysEx to play classic patches from arsenal of synthesized sounds. MIDI in and sync in/out features are also present.

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By Michael Storey

Posted on 25 Jan 2016 15:18 to category : Instruments News

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