The A8 is a joy to play. It responds perfectly to velocity and aftertouch …
Two simultaneous A8 sounds: bass sequence and bass lead, both with 24 dB lowpass filter; with auto-pan
Two A8 vocal sounds, triggered by the internal GRP sequencer. Live transposing via Roland JD-800, which also contributes some background pads.
This could be an ARP-2600 or something similar. The A8 is doing a perfect job with any kind of experimental sounds.
This might be the first sequence ever produced with an A8 synthesizer. Recorded with Ser. No. #01, of course. Two sounds, auto-pan inverted.
Live performance: each synthesizer part is triggered individually. Gate on row A and row B are of different length – hence the interesting, slowly “phasing” pattern …
6 VCOs and 2 notchfilter – raw power … !!!
Two A8 sounds, live performed by the A8 sequencer, with individual portamento settings. Backround pad sound: Roland JD-800.
Sample & hold triggers the A8 envelopes and modulates the filters. Two A8 sounds with reversed auto-pan. Solo-sound is a Casio CZ-1 synthesizer.
Two soft 2-VCO brass voices, live performed, with two 24 dB lowpass filters, velocity, aftertouch, portamento, pitch bend and auto-pan