Welcome to the Cyberwave vintage synth fun quiz which
is designed to test your knowledge of the people and instruments
involved in the pre 1990 synth world!
was the name of the Moog synth that was built into a suitcase
machine powered by a 200 horsepower motor was generally accepted
to be the heaviest ever electronic musical instument?
What was the name of Roland's proprietry pre midi interface?
Name the synth that was most famous for its transparent case?
What were the two main external differences between the MK1
and MK2 ARP odyssey?
What was the connection between a Korg instument( not strictly
speaking a synth) and a British aircraft manufacturer?
Name the pioneering soft/hardware synth system based on the
Apple 2 computer and called after a star.?
Name the Rhodes companies first professional synthesizer.
.What was the successor to the Mellotron called?
What feature of the Korg MS20 was supposed to interface it
with acoustic instruments?
whom or what did the Fairlight company get their name?
Why was the Poly 61 synth a first for Korg?
What was the original name for the Theremin?
early instrument required the player to wear a ring type device
on their finger?
What instrument did the U.K Musicians Union attempt to ban
in the early eighties?
What french synth was also the name of a computer language
was the name of the British designer of the OSCar, Wasp and
What did ARP stand for?
was the name of the company who instigated the MIDI interface
and what was the name of their chief designer?
What does PPG stand for?
Who was the man credited with the FM synthesis concept who
went on to help Yamaha develop their DX range of synths?
Name one of the three principal designers of the EMS company
is the first name of Mr Oberhiem
In what year was the U.K BBCs radiophonic workshop formed?