Karplus-Strong String/Percussion Synthesis

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Karplus-Strong String/Percussion Synthesis

Post by DS-10 Dominator » Sat Feb 27, 2010 2:40 am

Karplus-Strong synthesis is mostly used for making strings and percussion. For this you need noise with feedbacked delay through a filter. In DS-10 you can achieve this effect (or something like it at least). I've made a track using this technique. You'll hear some weird piano strings, mouth harp (formant) sounds, and ...? I also found out you can make beautiful sounding cymbals, like they're played with sticks or sweeped with brushes. Check it out please.

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Re: Karplus-Strong String/Percussion Synthesis

Post by alexusual » Sat Apr 17, 2010 5:48 pm

awesomly far out sounds .. i'm gona try that out for shure!
If in doubt, feed the VCO2 into something ..

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Re: Karplus-Strong String/Percussion Synthesis

Post by AnOwl » Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:24 am

Thanks for pointing out you can do this... I just got this awesome chorus-y guitar sound going.

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Re: Karplus-Strong String/Percussion Synthesis

Post by Lifevirus » Sat Sep 25, 2010 6:20 am

Wonderful sound, any chance of a patch or sheet for this. I'm not good with the lingo about filters and feedback.

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