A 5-octave keyboard with vintage-style controls and modern sound options. Dave Smith Instruments™ Prophet ˜08 PE (potentiometer edition) provides all the features of the standard Prophet ™08 and adds many of the front panel' rotary controls use p...
Nov 29, 2017 · With the Prophet '08, Smith aimed to rescue the classic Prophet name from a bevy of simulations and provide the only eight-voice, 100-percent analog signal path on the market. This keyboard also marks the 30th anniversary of the introduction of the Prophet-5 and the 25th anniversary of the introduction of MIDI (another Dave Smith initiative).
Prophet 08 review
Wow, I'm nearly giddy. I have long dreamed of owning a prophet 5, but I have been reluctant to shovel out $$$ for an aging polysynth with irreplaceable parts. DSI is doing good things; I hope they stick around for a while. Nick picking: I wish that the pitch and mod wheels were down by the keyboard instead of up on the panel. #
The Prophet '08 truly signals the return of the classic Sequential Circuits Prophet synthesizers, in a beautiful, modern and ultra-stable programmable 8-voices of polyphony analog synthesizer!
Dec 02, 2009 · Going on my 1-year blog anniversary retrospective, here's a consolidated/revised review of the Prophet 08, which I first oversaw on dec. 3rd 2008. I've added a deeper review of the internal sequencer and lots of audio snippets and songs made only with the Prophet 08.