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Korg | MiniPops 7


The Minipops 7 is considered the most complete of the Korg's Minipops line of instruments up to it's time. It offers 16 different drum sounds and 20 preset patterns.All patterns can be combined to create complex rhythms. Its considered the go to Jean Michel Jarre Oxygene machine which he used on that album.

It is all analog and has a total of 15 drum sounds with 3 individual sliders for Quijada ,Tambourine and Guiro as well as separate sliders for volume and balance.The case is a somewhat flat angled ergonomic box, designed to fit on top of a keyboard or other instrument setup.The back panel features two outputs for high and low im[edance and a foot switch jack for starting and stopping the unit.
ModelMiniPops 7
Engine TypeAnalog
Voices (max)15
Drums15 sounds
Sequencer20 patterns
Key typeN/A
Produced:1966 - 1966
Legend: Obvious Y: Yes, N: No, N/A: Not Applicable
VCO Voltage Controlled Oscillator DCO Digital Controlled Oscillator
LFO Low Frequency Oscillator Sub Sub Oscillator
VCF Voltage Controlled Filter VCA Voltage Controlled Amplifier
Velocity As with a piano, the harder you hit a key, the louder the sound, unlike most organs which always produce the same loudness no matter how hard you hit a key. Aftertouch Pressing a key after you activated it. Channel Aftertouch, no matter which key, it will send a Channel message. Poly Aftertouch, sends the pressure per key instead of the whole channel.
Values for OSC, LFO, Filter, Envelope are per voice unless stated otherwise.

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