An 8-track digital sequencer
released in 1984
The MSQ-700 can hold up to 6500 events over the 8 tracks, with a tape interface
for more storage.
Both real time
modes are available. Notes are selected via an external keyboard
, while the note length is selected by an onboard slider
. The slider is also used to add pauses
features include a merge
function for mixing seven tracks into one and overdub
for overwriting the existing events in real time. Unfortunately, the erase
function can only be used to wipe out the entire song, and there is no way to remove individual
(for synths like the Juno-60
are supported, but not simultaneously. DIN and tape sync are also available, along with a pedal
input for the start/stop function.
346 x 328 x 108mm