pittsburgh modular Lifeforms System 101

   0 reviews  -  348 views
    Description
    Lifeforms System 101

    Fully modular analog synthesizer with room to expand. The Lifeforms System 101 pairs the feature rich Lifeforms SV-1 synthesizer voice module with the beautiful Structure EP-96 enclosure and necessary accessories to create an amazing sounding, versatile analog modular synthesizer that works right out of the box. Anchored by the classic Pittsburgh Modular Filter and two full range analog oscillators packed with harmonically rich waveforms, the Lifeforms System 101 offers a rich sound palette with the flexibility of an open, fully patchable analog voice architecture.


    Pure Analog Power

    Overflowing with sonic potential, the Lifeforms System 101 houses a refined analog synth engine ready to explore new aural territories. The feature set includes everything you need to create unique synth sounds. Roaring bass, shimmering leads, lush pads and warm drones are only a few knob turns away.

    Two larger-than-life, next-generation analog oscillators start you off on your audio journey with all the classic waveforms: sine, triangle, sawtooth, pulse, and square. As a bonus, on Oscillator 1 we have included our exclusive blade wave, allowing for cutting-edge sounds new to the analog realm. Combined with two sub octave generators, the oscillator cores of the Lifeforms SV-1 are the perfect base for sonic sculpting. Modulation is handled with a well curated set of tools: a dedicated analog LFO, noise, sample and hold, and a clock syncable digital LFO. Oscillator 2 can also be used as a voltage controllable low frequency oscillator to create complex west coast synthesis style FM timbres.

    The true sonic character of the System 101 comes from the filter. Rich and thick, the sound of the revered Pittsburgh Modular Filter is unmistakable. Absolutely stunning harmonic character with voltage control over the entire frequency range. A provided attenuverter lets you dial in exactly how much CV to feed the frequency input, even inverting the input for dramatic changes in frequency response. Separate highpass, lowpass, and bandpass patch points are provided for an even larger tonal palette.

    A robust feature set with a fluid, sleek interface empowers you to create vibrant and thick tones. The included MIDI to CV converter allows you to control it. Connected to an external MIDI controller or DAW, the MIDI to CV converter is customizable to any playing style and loaded with extra features such as a 10 note arpeggiator, tap tempo clock, and clock syncable LFO with triangle and quantized random voltage waveforms.

    Images
    Architecture
    Type: Analog
    Synthesis: Subtractive
    Oscillators
    Oscillators: 2
    Waveforms: Pink Noise, Saw Up, Sine, Square, Sub Oscillator, Triangle, White Noise
    Osc Modulation: Envelope, Knob, LFO, Sync Hard
    Oscillator Notes:
    *Custom Blade waveform
    *The transistor core analog noise is pitched between pure white and pink noise.
    Envelopes
    Envelopes: 1
    Evelope Paramerters: Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release
    Filters
    Filters: 1
    Types: Band Pass, High Pass, Low Pass, Resonance
    Filter Modulation: Envelope, Knob, LFO
    LFO
    LFO: 1
    LFO Parameters: Sample & Hold, Square, Triangle
    Polyphony & Tuning
    Polyphony: 1
    Tuning: Standard
    Modes: Mono
    Patches
    Patches RAM: 1
    Case
    Case: Rack
    Case Details: Structure EP-96 Eurorack Enclosure
    Keyboard: Wood
    Controls: Modulation - Audio Input, Pedal - Filter, Knobs, Modulation 1/8" Jacks
    Connections
    Audio Output Connections: 1/8" Phone Jack, Mono Out, Stereo Headphone
    Audio Output Count: User Configurable
    Inputs: User Configurable
    MIDI Ports: IN
    CV Ports: CV IN, CV OUT, Gate In, Gate Out
    Power: 230mA
    Production
    Year Released: 2016
    Manuals & Documents

    Product Links
    Company Product Sites:
    [+] pittsburghmodular.com
    Pricing
    Retail Street Price: $949 - convert
    Used Price: $850 - convert
    Shopping
    YouTube Videos


User Feedback

Create an account or sign in to leave a review

You need to be a member in order to leave a review

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

There are no reviews to display.