How to choose your first synthesizer

Everything you need to know about getting your first synthesizer. Whether you’re a beginner, or an experienced musician: I give you all the purchasing considerations, plus I recommend and demonstrate 6 of my top pics. Watch the video from start to finish or just use the contents list below and skip to the relevant section for you. The video shares knowledge in purchase considerations, what types of synths to get and demonstrations of the 6 recommendations. I get into some of the details on oscillators, polyphonic, monophonic, analog, digital etc – it is all there!

Video contents:

  • 0:50 Considerations before you purchase
  • 4:45 Analog synths
  • 6:11 Arturia Microbrute
  • 13:36 Novation Bass Station 2
  • 19:52 Analog polyphonic synths
  • 20:24 Korg Minilogue
  • 25:48 Behringer Deepmind 12
  • 33:16 Digital synths
  • 34:32 Korg MicroKorg
  • 38:48 Roland JD-XI
  • 45:20 Summary