Behringer MS-1-RD

music production hardware

Originally a German manufacturer of music products founded by Uli Behringer a Swiss engineer, Behringer is now a multinational company owned by Music Tribe that manufactures its products in China. Today we are going to talk about an analogue synthesizer with 32 full-size keys from Behringer called the MS-1-RD. This keyboard controller is a real-time machine, that empowers the sound over the eras. It is an affordable homage to great synths, it features a 32 step sequencer, a live performance kit and an arpeggiator making it super versatile. It lets you mix any sound from the past and presents with ease.

The MS-1-RD is packed with 32 semi-weighted keys, so playing this medium analogue synth will come easy and is ready to express your musical character. it has flexible VCF and VCA filter, authentic 3340 VCO with four mixable waveforms to embrace from. The MS-1-RD has been engineered to include original circuitry from legendary designs, with it you can recreate classic sounds to perform or mix in your personal parameters to imprint future sounds. It has a great capability to shape sounds from super bass and lead tones, all the way to great-sounding effects. It really is inspired by the ’80s and 90’s synthesizer wave from progressive rock to synth-pop.

When you’re prepared to get your stuff and go centerstage, the MS-1-RD has that secured as well! Just connect the included guitar strap and handgrip (with pitch twist wheel and a pitch balance trigger), and take your performance to another level. Why should vocalists and guitar players get all the spotlight – Make it yours. MS-1-RD has 57 knobs, faders and switches, all exposed out in a highly-intuitive arrange that puts the bliss back into your music production. Connections include MIDI I/O and Thru over USB/MIDI DIN; Velocity Out; CV; Gate; External Clock In; VCF CV In; Hold; External Audio; Phones; and main Output.

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