E-mail change

I’m getting reports of a few stragglers who missed the big e-mail change a while back. If you’re here because you sent an e-mail to me that bounced, please use…

Now with dynamic allocation

As you can see, I�ve decided to make some changes. I was reading up on Unix for OS X recently, and I discovered that one of the authors of a…

Fender Rhodes

This unit is a good example of the tyranny of being a collector. Say you’re just skimming through the Buy and Sell, and you see some idiot selling a Fender…

Wurlitzer EP-200

(Continued from Fender Rhodes) Then, at the worst possible moment, you find a Wurlitzer. It costs almost as much as both the Rhodes put together. But you haven’t received the…

Kurzweil K2000

Nine years after I first decided that I wanted this synth I found one languishing in a used keyboard department for $1200. I don’t think the staff knew it had…

Child’s Accordion (Russian)

I was looking balefully at this accordion through a pawn shop window one day when my wife and I were out for a stroll. This was just before my birthday….

Hohner Piano 32 Melodica

One morning I woke up and had to have a melodica. I think I’d been listening to Donald Fagen or something. Comes with flexible tube, a little music stand that…

Alesis Quadrasynth Plus Piano

In 1996 my rig consisted of a TG77 controlled by an S-50. I was getting pretty sick of the sounds, and wanted one keyboard that I could throw under my…

Casio MT-52

One of many examples of how good your life can be if you marry the perfect woman. Lynne is not a musician, but she keeps her eye out for interesting…

Roland MPU-101

In 1990, before analogue keyboards made their big comeback, sales of the first commercially-available MIDI to CV converter bottomed out, because everyone who needed one (and could afford one) had…