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Tu(n)esday: Synths...

Yes! Synths! As in “short for synthesizers.” Very expensive electronic music-making equipment but in iOS app format. 

The KORG iKaossilator...

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...and the Minimoog Model D...

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Not only do they have some of the weirdest and coolest names around, but they make cool sounds  

And they’re free because of all this COVID-19 sequestration stuff. The thought is that this is a good time for kids to try something new and creative. Get them hooked and maybe they (or their parents) will buy some of the in-app add-ons. 

I may actually put them on Nathan’s iPad and see what he comes up with. Better than him sitting there staring at YouTube. 

Me? I have zero musical talent. I played guitar for 10 years... badly... and that’s about it. But I’ll still poke around a bit. Maybe I’ll stumble on something amazing. 

Will you give them a shot? Please share your music!

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Kevin Spencer

I got the Moog one and love messing around with it.

kapgar

I’ve never been much of a keyboard person so the Korg with its interactive touchpad is a lot of fun for me.

Marty Mankins

I grabbed both of the apps and will have to have fun playing around and seeing what musical talent I might have.

kapgar

Anything has to be better than what I don’t have.

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