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flagos
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Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby flagos » Sun Dec 14, 2014 3:19 am

Hi.

Anyone knows about a Rhodes emulator out there?

Currently I'm running Hexter in Ubuntu.

Thanks!!

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby j_e_f_f_g » Sun Dec 14, 2014 5:34 am

What about a sampled rhodes? Try the stereo rhodes here: http://www.bandshed.net/sounds/sfz/stereo_rhodes.zip

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby flagos » Mon Dec 15, 2014 1:24 am

Hey Jeffg, thanks for the answer.

How can I use the samples? Is there any Ubuntu application where I can use those wavs?

Thanks!!

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby j_e_f_f_g » Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:31 am

Load it up in Linuxsampler using a gui such as JSampler http://www.linuxsampler.org/jsampler/ma ... mpler.html

just set the instrument to load as "sfx" instead of "sf2" or "gig".

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby DepreTux » Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:49 am

there's the mda epiano too.

It's simple and effective. Just another alternative.

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby glowrak guy » Mon Dec 15, 2014 8:46 am

Hexter dssi synth, DX7 at heart, with tons of sysex files from the olden days,
it will hold three 32 patch banks, light on cpu, great to sculpt dream e pianos.

http://homepages.abdn.ac.uk/mth192/pages/html/dx7.html

scroll down for sysex archives. Simple to load them in Hexter, place them
in a folder, and browse to it from Hexter's import sysex menu

Hexter is in the list here: https://packages.debian.org/unstable/sound/

Cheers

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby lazyklimm » Mon Dec 15, 2014 6:29 pm

pianoteq

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby ssj71 » Mon Dec 15, 2014 7:58 pm

I've used this sample set a bit:
http://learjeff.net/sf/sf.html
Can load it in Qsynth.
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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby tatch » Tue Dec 16, 2014 1:41 pm

if gui is an issue for you could also try dexed instead of hexter https://github.com/asb2m10/dexed

carla can load sfzs automatically too using linuxsampler. all of those are available in the kxstudio repositories http://kxstudio.sourceforge.net/Repositories

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby studio32 » Thu Dec 18, 2014 11:17 am

Zynaddsubfx hexter pianoteq

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby GMaq » Fri Dec 19, 2014 4:58 am

A DX7 or emulator of one is not in the same universe as a genuine Rhodes (or Wurlitzer for that matter). Admittedly I'm not a fan of the DX7 or many of the sounds from the era it dominated, but aside from that the OP is looking for a Rhodes and a DX7 ain't a Rhodes so Hexter or Dexed prolly won't fit the bill either.. My guess is if you don't want to pay for Pianoteq then a Soundfont or SFZ would be the most easily available option..
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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby ssj71 » Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:53 pm

wait, I thought rhodes was just the name of a DX7 preset? ;)
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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby GMaq » Fri Dec 19, 2014 8:27 pm

ssj71 wrote:wait, I thought rhodes was just the name of a DX7 preset? ;)

:lol:

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Re: Any Rhodes emulator?

Postby glowrak guy » Sat Dec 20, 2014 6:24 am

Around here, we use rhodes to haul and set up the amps and DX7's and other heavy stuff :wink:


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