Derived from the earlier micromoog internally, it consists of a stock. Aug 28, 2017 some bridge whole lines of classic synths. Here is a higher quality version of the moog micromoog video. The diversity of sound generated by the micromoog alone seems to rival the mini. Moog micromoog 2090 schematic diagrams pdf download. The minimoog was designed as an affordable, portable, simplified instrument which combined the most useful components in a single device.
The minimoog is an analog synthesizer first manufactured by moog music between 1970 and 1981. This portable synth featured 2 analog vco with variable waveforms and the famous moog 24db filter, but also added an early version of aftertouch and more flexible modulation capabilities then its predecessor. I played the multimoog with reverb effects from a lexicon mpx500 and delay effects from a roland dep5. A certain ratio, peter banks of after the fire, vincent crane, doubting thomas, electronic dream planet, front line assembly, herbie hancock, mark jenkins, brian kehew and roger manning of the moog cookbook, jeff muendel of rattlebone, saga, skinny puppy, steve winwood lead line on while you see a. Moog micromoog schematics manual and other resources. Multimoog micromoog schematics here they are multimoog and micromoog schematics scanned in multiple sizes and formats by midi interfaces for old analog synths. Micromoog service manual service manual for micromoog, scanned as jpgs. The bass and polyphonic components of the constellation became the. This unit is still fully functional and sounds amazing.
It is considered the big brother to the micromoog and a cheaper. Refer to the attached pics for the location of the cap on the main board. Vse boardwide rules and guidelines if your help request has been solved, please edit your first post in order to select the topic icon to let others know your topic has been solved. The moog multimoog analog synthesizer 1978 synthtopia. Ive had both well, pretty much i had a multimoog, which has the micromoog circuit board inside of it, and i prefer the rogue.
Rubber bushing for synthesizers which use the prattread keyboard assemblies many of the classic moog, arp, and. It is basically an extended version of the micromoog, which came out 3 years before. It is considered the big brother to the micromoog and a cheaper alternative to the minimoog. The multimoog is a highly versatile analog monophonic synthesizer. Aug 07, 2010 here is a higher quality version of the moog micromoog video. There are several different types of keys used on the moog keyboards, so you will need to make sure you order the correct style click on the link for your keyboard below. Derived from the earlier micromoog internally, it consists of a stock micromoog circuit board with the extra circuitry on a second board, the multimoog was intended to be a less expensive alternative to the minimoog. The moog multimoog is a 44 key aftertouch sensitive monophonic synthesizer, featuring a dual oscillators variable sawpulse waveforms with sub and pink noise source, a resonant low pass analog filter, dedicated adr, shared dr filter and. My micromoog is not a mint micromoog, but here goes anyway.
In addition, it seemed to generate neither loudness nor filter contours, and the keyboard was out of tune. I used to have a micromoog which lacked a few features and osc from the multimoog and i can say that the sub 37 is phenomenal in comparison. The multimoog was the big brother to the micromoog. Thats my biggest gripe is not being able to have osc out patches on the ms10, there is more flexibility in the pre pathced micromoog. Lets check out some of the mini patches that made it famous, with patch diagrams from todays minimoog voyager old school. A forum for comparing two or more synths against each other. The minimoog voyager or voyager is a monophonic analog synthesizer, designed by robert moog and released in 2002 by moog music.
Micromoog multimoog minimoog model d memorymoog oberheim obx ob1 ob8 matrix12 matrix6 matrix xpander yamaha dx1 dx5 dx7 dx7s dx7 iid dx100 cs01 cs20m rx11 tx802 korg poly61 delta m1 ddd1 ms10 ms20 vc10 dw8000 poly800 dv800 maxikorg minikorg 700 linn linndrum s equential proone prophet5 prophet10 prophet600. The multimoog is the big brother to the famous micromoog. I think there is a chance to pluglink the micromoog into a multimoog and use the micromoog as 3 osc top. Introduced in the late 70s, the prodigy technically has 3 oscillators, but unlike the minimoog, the prodigys third oscillator is only used as an lfo for modulation. It only does a few sounds, but those sounds are utterly and completely classic moog sounds. The multimoog was a moog monosynth made between 1978 and 1981 and. Dual oscillator micromoog with key pressure aftertouch. Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Moog multimoog synthesizer handson demo synthtopia. Make sure you observe the polarity of the cap and that you have sufficient clearance. Now i know both synths use the same filter, ive opened up my multimoog and noticed the main board actually says micromoog on it. Moog minimoog 1970, musonics minimoog 1971, and moog music minimoog 19721981 enabling you to choose the variant that exactly matches your instrument. Apr 15, 2005 i own both a micromoog and a multimoog, theres one differnce i can notice. Moog micromoog vs korg ms10 vintage synth explorer forums.
The micro is good nasty, with plenty of options for freaky moog sounds. Moog micromoogmultimoog technical service manual synthfool. Samplemoog includes the sounds of all the most soughtafter moog. Be careful though if shopping on ebay for a source as there are some internal chips that are getting very difficult to find, i had some. Moog micromoog and multimoog service notes internet archive. Even the mg1s prices have come awfully close recently. Full text of moog micromoog and multimoog service notes. Moog micromoog monophonic analog synthesizer youtube.
With all the added features and stability, and better keyboard is hard to argue against exactly what youre thinking. This moog multimoog synthesizer demo was filmed at the famous switched on. Ive owned a rogue and multimoog, which is a micromoog with an extra oscillator strapped on to it. Just parallel c506 with a 100uf 50v electrolytic cap.
Its a classic monophonic synth that features 2 oscillators, a ribbon controller, variable waveforms, flexible sample and hold, lfo, aftertouch for pitch, vcf, or lfo rate and a great sounding 24db moog filter. The multimoog, if its anything like the micromoog and actually should sound better than the micromoog, sounds great. Otoh, has audio fm of the filter, which makes it capable of very nasty sounds. Plenty of routing capabilities can create standard. I was wondering if this mod would bring the micromoog or multimoog much closer to the. The moog multimoog is a dual oscillator analog synthesizer manufactured by moog music from.
We are taking a very quick look at the moog micromoog, which was introduced to the market in 1975. Most of these replacement keys are used, but in fine condition. The multimoog was derived from the micromoog and was launched on the market in 1978. Steve winwood and the multimoog post by lesdeuxloveorchestra. Moog multimoog specifications, pictures, prices, links. A total of 17 synths make up the full package, which were built on the sounds and nuances of 38 classic synths. For example noir is a beautiful tribute to the multimoog, micromoog and prodigy, all combined in to what you and ik multimedia really love and remember about those synths. Full text of moog micromoog and multimoog service notes see other formats manual no. Bringing together 3 classic moog synths, the syntronik noir recreates the multimoog, micromoog and prodigy. Moog micromoog vs korg ms10 battle of the reasonably priced mono synth with single oscillator from the 1970s. To put it kindly, the author needs to study electronics, especially filters, just a bit more. The multi has more features,but it does not sound as thicki cant get the same type. Review of micro from mars synthesizer instrument for kontakt. Without a doubt, the minimoog is the classic analog synth, so much that early recordings often attributed any synth simply as moog on album sleeve credits.
The moog model 2090 micromoog is a monophonic analog synthesizer produced by moog music from 197579. Replacement keys these plastic keys will replace broken ones on your keyboard. The micromoog is a monophonic analog synthesizer produced by moog music from 197579 the micromoog was designed by robert moog and jim scott as a scaleddown, cheaper alternative to the minimoog. Moog multimoog analog synthesizer synth sounds demo youtube.
Multimoog, includes a brief introduction, along with links to synthesizers produced, references and further information. Has anyone tried this multimoogmicromoog filter mod. The micromoog is a monophonic analog synthesizer produced by moog music from 197579. Moog micromoog vintage analog synthesizer fully overhauled. Or is it just black and white with these guys read more. Moog multimoog analog synthesizer 1978 hd demo youtube. A certain ratio, peter banks of after the fire, vincent crane, doubting thomas, electronic dream planet, front line assembly, herbie hancock, mark jenkins, brian kehew and roger manning of the moog cookbook, jeff muendel of rattlebone, saga, skinny puppy, steve winwood lead line on while you.
Micromoog multimoog schematic cover scan 347k micromoog multimoog main board and power supply 1. The schematic for the micromoog multimoog main board and power supply large. The micromoog served as the basis for the multimoog, a similarly styled, but. Mar 07, 2018 it is considered the big brother to the micromoog and a cheaper alternative to the minimoog. One oscillator, but can sound much bigger with pwm and sub oscillator. This unit was fully disassembled, cleaned inside and out and meticulously serviced and is working perfectly and better than others of its type. The multimoog was a moog monosynth made between 1978 and 1981 and im not sure i understand how it was intended to fit into the moog product line, or what is multi about it. In fact, it is often used as just a standalone filter processor since it has a filter that is virtually identical to the one found in the minimoog, and it accepts external. There are several different types of keys used on the moog keyboards, so you. Should i be embarassed to admit i had never heard of the multimoog until this one showed up on our doorstep. The micromoog s filter seems to be more responsive, warmer and just plain more organic. The multimoog is a monophonic analog synthesizer manufactured by moog music from 197881.
If youve used the multimoog, leave a comment and let us know what you. Moog micromoog wav samples, pdf manuals cyborg studio. It is capable of the classic beefy moog basses and typical moog synth whistles, but also of a lot more. Im considering a micromoog for sale but not sure of its the best move. Dec 16, 2005 i have a multimoog and i have read elsewere that it doesnt have that typical moog sound like the other moogs. Moog micromoog and multimoog schematics uk created date.
Has anyone tried this multimoog micromoog filter mod. It features a ribbon controller and a touch sensitive keyboard. This vintage micromoog synthesizer came into the shop with intermittently functioning controls, and keys that wouldnt trigger. View and download moog micromoog 2090 schematic diagrams online. The micromoog was designed by robert moog and jim scott as a scaleddown, cheaper alternative to the minimoog. Micromoog is a neat synth in the fx and modulation department but it doesnt get that ballsy creamy moog sound that the minimoogrogueprodigy can do. Minikorg 700s vs micromoog vintage synth explorer forums. It has many interesting modulation routings and has a powerful, analog sound. The micromoog is closer to an sh101 in its basic sound, but with the addition of filter fm. Moog multimoog analog synthesizer synth sounds demo. The multimoog was a moog monosynth made between 1978 and 1981 and im not sure i understand how it was intended to. Steve winwood and the multimoog vintage synth explorer. The moog multimoog is a classic monophonic synthesizer with a distinct 24db moog filter. The question is, is the mini sound better than the multi sound.
In the 1960s, synthesizersin the form of large, expensive, and complex modular synthesizerswere inaccessible to most musicians. The filter in a micromoog and multimoog is made using a transistor array. Derived from the earlier micromoog internally, it consists of a stock micromoog circuit board with the extra circuitry on a second board, the multimoog was intended to be a. Vco generates the audio frequency waveforms that serve as the source of pitched sounds. You can even play a moog modular system from the micromoog keyboard. Both monophonic analog synthesizers share a common manual which had the schematic drawings included. It was obvious that all the pots, switches and keyboard contacts needed cleaning. Moog micromoog specifications, pictures, prices, links. The micromoog has a fault that limits its bass timbre.
A demo of the moog micromoog, the baby minimoog with one oscillator and sub oscillator. The multimoog certainly has more abilities than the minimoog d, including velocity, ring mod, and the ability to get the oscillators to self oscillate, of which the minimoog model d cannot do very well at all. We then put it in storage for a while and took it out again recently and noticed that the knobs stuck a little when first moved. The design approach for the micromoog was to use a minimal number of functional building blocks and to configure the instrument for the greatest amount of performer control over these blocks. The voyager was modeled after the classic minimoog synthesizer that was popular in the 1970s, and is meant to be a successor to that instrument. Yes, a larger coupling cap will lower the cutoff frequency, but his approach is equivalent to trying to kill a mosquito with a full broadside from a wwiiera battleship. Sep 30, 20 the multimoog is a highly versatile analog monophonic synthesizer.
Back in january, samples from mars released micro from mars, an instrument library featuring the sounds of the vintage micromoog synthesizer we captured this synth at both its cleanest and dirtiest settings, recording long modulations, sweeping filters, and as many waveshapes as humanly possible. The minimoog patch sheet comes in three variants r. I had a mg1 a few years and i like the sound compared to the multimoog. Please note that my bypass switch is missing in some shots photoshopped back in for others, and my pitch bend touch strip is in a bizarre condition. The moog micromoog is a oneoscillator plus suboscillator classic moog monosynth from the 70s.527 461 676 1060 861 1206 1251 1032 1289 1186 1497 873 1343 1374 954 1092 880 305 269 990 1179 1380 1262 43 1180 1061 1475 845 1359 347 682 802 349 58 1345 352 1218 919 1334 1441