CALL TOLL FREE 1-888-886-6533

Find A Store   Contact Us   中文版
Sale

DAVE SMITH INSTR. PROPHET 12 Module 12-voice Synthesizer

DAVE SMITH INSTR. PROPHET 12 Module 12-voice Synthesizer
SKU: 172154 Catalog #: DSI-1300

Regular Price: CA$2,399.00

Sale/After Rebate CA$2,189.00

You Save: $210.00 (9%)



Vancouver Store
728 Granville St.
Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1E4
604-685-8471
  Contact Store Low Quantity

Coquitlam Store
2560 Barnet Hwy.,
#116 Coquitlam, BC, V3H 1W3
604-941-8447
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

Langley Store
19638 Fraser Highway
Langley, BC, V3A 4C5
604-532-8303
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

North Vancouver Store
#800-801 Marine Drive
North Vancouver, BC, V7P 3K6
604-988-9974
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

Surrey Store
#157-10090 152nd Street
Surrey, BC, V3R 8X8
604-588-3200
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

Richmond Store
#150-3631 No. 3 Road
Richmond, BC, V6X 2B9
604-273-6661
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

Victoria Store
#105-2401D Millstream Road
Victoria, BC, V9B 3R5
250-383-5222
  Contact Store Out Of Stock

Nanaimo Store
#10-6894 Island Hwy. North
Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1P6
250-390-2626
  Contact Store Out Of Stock


Note: Stock availability may not be accurate, please contact your preferred location to confirm.

Description

Details

The Prophet 12 is an epiphany!
The Prophet 12 is the next step for Dave Smith's revered line of Prophet synthesizers.  Each of the Prophet's twelve voices is composed of a brand new hybrid digital/analog architecture that sounds different than any other DSI synth, yet retains the true Prophet vibe. With a humongous twelve voice polyphony, streamlined design, and sophisticated architecture, the Prophet 12 is ready to handle any sound you can dream up!

The Prophet sings
The Prophet 12's brand new hybrid voice has a digital front end followed by an all analog signal path output.  Each voice has five high resolution digital oscillators, a digital  character effects section, a  resonant Curtis low-pass filter, a high-pass filter, a tune-able  feedback circuit, a four-tap delay line with feedback per line,  four loopable five-stage envelope  generators, four syncable LFOs with slew and phase offset, a sophisticated arpeggiator, and a sixteen slot modulation matrix with 26 mod sources and 97 modulation destinations.   The Prophet 12 is packed with a plethora of sonic potential and power! The digital oscillators can be frequency and amplitude modulated by each other with incredible accuracy.  They can be freely assigned in whatever operator and modulator configurations you would  choose.  You can even assign each of the oscillators to modulate LFOs, envelopes, and  filters.

The Prophet controls
The Prophet's sleek and instinctive interface invites full control of the synth.  Every parameter is fully programmable and editable from the front panel.  The controls are laid out in a coherent and logical fashion allowing  quick and precise access in the studio and on stage. The Prophet's full-sized, five-octave, semi-weighted keyboard with velocity and channel  aftertouch is rugged without sacrificing great feel and playability.  Two backlit, smooth  and precise pitch and mod wheels are accompanied by two location and pressure sensitive touch sliders.  The Prophet offers a myriad of controls for creation and performance of  its innovative sounds.

A prophecy for the future
The Prophet 12 is the most cutting edge hybrid synthesizer on the market and defines  what a modern polyphonic synthesizer is.  Designed and  manufactured in San Francisco, the Prophet 12 has a glorious combination of form and  function in a sturdy, yet refined and elegant build. Dave has been a pioneer in the field for 35 years.  After creating such greats as the  Prophet-5, '08, and VS, this is his favorite Prophet yet!

Specifications

Oscillators
- Five DSP-based oscillators per voice (including one sine wave sub oscillator)
- Four classic wave shapes (saw, square, triangle, sine) per oscillator
- Twelve selectable complex shapes per oscillator
- Three noise types per oscillator: white, pink, violet
- Analog VCAs
- Shape modulation
- Oscillator cross modulation: frequency modulation (FM) and amplitude modulation (AM)
- Hard sync on each of the four oscillators

Character Effects
- Five high-quality digital effects. Thicken the signal and add harmonics or completely destroy the signal pre-filter.
- Girth and Air are high and low shelf equalizers with harmonic excitement. Useful for thickening and/or adding air to the signal.
- Hack and Decimate are sample and bit rate reduction algorithms which can add subtle grit or completely destroy the signal. It's harsh yet musical!
- Drive is a soft saturator for adding soft distortion and harmonic content to the signal

Filters
- Famed Curtis 2- or 4-pole resonant analog low-pass filter (self oscillates in 4-pole mode) per voice
- 2-pole resonant analog high-pass filter per voice

Feedback and Delay
- Tuned feedback
- Four-tap syncable multi delay with feedback and amount per delay per voice

Envelopes
- Four Delay + ADSR envelopes (LPF, VCA , and two Auxiliary envelopes)
- Auxiliary envelopes 3 and 4 freely assignable to multiple modulation destinations
- All envelopes can repeat/loop

LFOs
- Four syncable LFO's with phase offset and slew per LFO

Modulation
- 16 x 2 modulation matrix with 26 mod sources and 97 mod destinations
- Modulation assignment buttons enable quick and easy modulation routing

Arpeggiator
- Sophisticated programmable arpeggiator with up, down, up+down, random, assign modes
- Re-latching arpeggiator

Programmable Distortion
- Independent programmable stereo analog distortion per layer.

Controls
- More than 50 knobs and 50 buttons enable deep and comprehensive editing with little to no menu diving.
- Backlit pitch and mod wheels are easily visible in low light situations and have a smooth yet precise feel and response.
- Independently adjustable upper and lower pitch wheel range.
- Two assignable position- and pressure-sensitive latchable touch sliders for enhanced interactivity and control.
- Full-sized, 5-Octave, semi-weighted keyboard with velocity and channel aftertouch

Memory
- 396 user and 396 factory programs
- Direct program access using numeric keypad and dedicated User, Factory, and Bank buttons
- Playlist mode for generating easily accessible setlists of your favorite programs. Create four play lists with up to forty programs each!

In/Out
- 1 MIDI In, 1 MIDI out, and 1 MIDI Thru port
- USB port for bidirectional MIDI communication
- 1 Sustain/footswitch input
- 2 expression pedal inputs
- Main stereo output (2 x 1/4" phone jack)
- Layer B stereo output (2 x 1/4" phone jack)
- Headphone out (stereo 1/4" phone jack)

Power
- 1 universal IEC AC power inlet for internal power supply
- Operates worldwide on voltages between 100-240v, 50-60Hz, 30 watts maximum power consumption

Physical Specs
- Oiled bubinga wood end panels and trim
- 38.4" L x 12.8" W x 4.15" H (97.5 cm x 32.5 cm x 10.5 cm)
- 26 lbs. (11.8 kg)

Features

Additional Info

Product Features
  1. Four Oscillators
  2. Sub-oscillator
  3. Low & Highpass Filters
  4. Analog Vcas Per Voice
  5. Lfo,delay & Arp Can Be Synced
  6. Easy Intergration W/usb,midi
  7. Deep Modulation Capabilities
  8. Tuned Feedback Path
Catalog Number DSI-1300

Video

Details

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: DAVE SMITH INSTR. PROPHET 12 Module 12-voice Synthesizer

How do you rate this product? *

  1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
Price
Value
Quality
      Ask A Question!