Manny's FM-Xpert #5: “Everybody’s Doin’ the Knob-O-Motion”

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Dr. Manny Fernandez's epic 5 part series ends with cool Super Knob programming tips and one last pun. 
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Synthbits: The Brackett, MODX and Nintendo Switch

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Check out this cool video by Scott Brackett jamming with the MODX and a Nintendo SwitchTM!
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Manny's FM-Xpert #3: "It's Just a Phase, Man. "

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FM Synthesis Grandmaster Dr. Manny Fernandez's third article in the "FM-Xpert" series is his most advanced yet. Are you ready to snatch the pebble from the Grandmaster's hand? Then enter the FM-Xpert temple and begin the training...
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Manny's FM-Xpert #2: "I'm Fixing a Hole Where the Timbre is Thin..."

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The second article in Manny Fernandez's FM-Xpert series continues with a great study in filling out an FM-X sound. This advanced tutorial will help you add fullness and detail to FM-X sounds in your MONTAGE and MODX!

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Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration, Part IV

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In Part 4 of "Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration" we take what we've learned in Parts I-III and bring it all together!
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Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration, Part II

Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration, Part II
Real time control over FM is one of the cool features of MODX. Part II of "Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration" begins where Part I left off and dives deeper into the details of real time control MODX mastery.
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Moessieurs Monday: FM-X and Easy Sounds FM-Xperience

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Check out Moessieurs and this great analysis of Easy Sounds "FM-Xperience". 
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Mastering MODX: An FM-X Exploration, Part I

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Want to learn more about the FM-X engine inside MODX? This article is a great place to start! 


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Moessieurs Mondays: FM-X Operator Level and Copy

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More on FM-X for MONTAGE and MODX owners from Moessieurs!

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Moessieurs Mondays: FM Basics

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Today's Moessieuers Mondays features a nice introduction to FM Synthesis!
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Synthbits: Synthtopia Interview with Richard Devine on Sound Design with MODX

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Continuing with our "Spotlight on Richard Devine" theme, this week's Synthbits is a great interview from with Richard about sound design with MODX from Synthtopia.
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Synthbits: Yamaha DX7 - The Synthesizer that Defined the 80s

Synthbits: Yamaha DX7 - The Synthesizer that Defined the 80s
The DX7 was the sound of the 80s. Enjoy this way back Wednesday flavor of Synthbits!
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Mastering MONTAGE: Dom Sigalas Creates a Deep House Bass with FM-X!

Mastering MONTAGE: Dom Sigalas Creates a Deep House Bass with FM-X!
Want to create a great synth bass sound with MONTAGE? Dom Sigalas shows you how to do it using the FM-X Engine!
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Manny's FM-Xplorations: Article 2

Manny's FM-Xplorations: Article 2
Welcome to the second article in the Manny Fernandez FM-Xplorations series! A longtime FM programmer - contributing sounds to the DX7II, SY77, SY99, FS1R and DX200 - Manny has lots of tips and tricks to share in this highly informative series!
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Manny's FM-Xplorations: Article 1

Manny's FM-Xplorations: Article 1
Welcome to the first article in the Dr. Manny Fernandez FM-Xploration Series! A longtime FM programmer who contributed sounds for the DX7II, SY77, SY99 FS1R and DX200  - Manny Fernandez shares lots of tips and tricks in this highly informantive series.
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Synthbits: From DX to MONTAGE - The Artist's Perspective

Synthbits: From DX to MONTAGE - The Artist's Perspective
The MONTAGE Music Synthesizer evolved from a long line of remarkable musical instruments like the legendary DX-7.
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Mastering MONTAGE: An FM-X Exploration Part 4

Mastering MONTAGE: An FM-X Exploration Part 4
In Part 4 of this series, we are putting it all together!
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Mastering MONTAGE: An FM-X Exploration Part 3

Mastering MONTAGE: An FM-X Exploration Part 3
In this chapter, we'll take a look at two more Single PART Performances, each one made from just a simple two Operator stack. These are exactly like the previous examples, with the exception that the Modulator to Carrier tuning Ratio is 1:1 here. It was 2:1 in the previous examples - and this will give us yet another array of timbres we can build - as your ears will tell you. We will apply the same 8 Assign Knob parameters as in the previous examples and, again, show that with just these parameters, we can fashion a very wide variety of initial FM-X waves.
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Mastering MONTAGE 1: The Super Knob

Mastering MONTAGE 1: The Super Knob
Inquiring minds want to know, what's so super about this Super Knob? This series of articles will begin to unfold just what we mean by "Super". The Super Knob is just the first step - the gateway, if you will - into the deeper world of Motion Control Synthesis.
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