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Added: 13-Dec-98  |  Author: admin

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Ok.... I'm gonna add all the old vintage synths... not that i've used them all myself.. but i'm gonna dd the spec's then people can add comments based on real-life use.... so , as i had nothing to do today, i thought i'd start to add them as basic page templates... then add the spec's later....so...

The ARP QUADRA..... please add your comments

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Product:  ARP - QUADRA
Name: Joe Gerardi
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Activity: Professional
Date: 15-Dec-99

Quite a lot of synth even now. The Quadra was a "hybrid" design. It contained 4 sections: A String Section which was comprised of the old Arp String Ensemble; A Bass Section which would give you the low freqs; a Poly Synth Section; and a Duophonic Lead Synth section.

It was (and still is, actually) an incredible powerful synth. Built like a tank (The case is metal) it was Arp's last synth. Its successor - the Rhodes Chroma bears a striking resemblance to it.

If you are considering getting one, you won't go wrong. HOWEVER (there's always an however, isn't there?) make sure that the mylar switches and panel graphics are all 100%. There's no way to fix them if they're broken.

There's 16 patch memories on this baby, and the string sounds are synth-lush, with built-in Phase Shifter, that really adds alot, the leads are amazing (this is the synth Tony Banks played all the leads on "Abacab" on) and the bass is punchy.

Make sure you get a case, the keys overhang the front of the unit, and can be peone to breakage. Hope you have a strong back, too, because this puppy is heavy!

Rare and expensive, definitely worth having

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