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Sample Magic
This book is the definitive tool for using the EPS, EPS-16 Plus, and ASR samplers, written by the Doctor of Ensoniqology! Sam Mims has been creating sounds for Ensoniq keyboards for over 20 years, and was a beta tester and factory sound programmer for many of those keyboards. His renowned expertise is coupled with a knack for explaining the technical side of things in a fun, understandable style. Get the inside scoop on what makes your sampler tick, learn what's not covered in the manuals, pick up a multitude of sound design tricks, learn how to optimize your sampler for live performance or studio tracking, learn how to master your SCSI setup, and much, much more. Simply put, this book will greatly increase your skills at making music with your sampler! (154 pages)

You'll find out:
How to use drum loops, and make them match your sequencer tempo exactly...
How to sneak in an extra part when your sequencer tracks are all used...
How to create an Ensoniq-format CD-ROM for your sampler...
How to save a damaged floppy disk...
Which SCSI drives work with your sampler...
How to set up, navigate, and optimize a SCSI drive...
How to program an arpeggiator in your sampler... (No, it's not using the sequencer!)
How to free up polyphony...
What those ERROR messages can tell you...
How to troubleshoot problems with your sampler...

Click here for complete Chapter listing.

"Sample Magic: Mastering the Ensoniq EPS/ASR Samplers" by Sam Mims (Part #BSMGC) $29.95



Manuals
Syntaur is the exclusive producer and licensed distributor of Ensoniq's manuals; some are available in printed form, others are pdf files. Please note that Ensoniq's service manuals do not contain schematics; Ensoniq schematics are generally unavailable.

Prices in red are Close-Out prices, good while supplies last.

ASR-10 Musician's Manual (Part #ASRMAN) $12.95
     This manual is a large 9-Meg .pdf file which will be emailed to you; make sure your
     email server allows file attachments of this size.
ASR-10 Musician's Manual (French) (Part #ASRFR) $12.95
     This manual is a large 8-Meg .pdf file which will be emailed to you; make sure your
     email server allows file attachments of this size.
ASR-10 Musician's Manual, O.S. Ver. 3.0 Addendum (Part #ASRADD) $6.95
This is a 142-page addendum to the Musician's Manual which covers Audio Tracks, importing Akai and Roland samples, DAT backups, the SCSI interface, navigating SCSI drives, the DI-10 Digital Interface, and more. It does NOT cover the basic operations of the ASR-10.
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ASR-10 Tutorial Manual (Part #ASRTUT) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ASR-X Reference Manual, advanced sampling and sequencing (Part #ASRXRM) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ASR-X User's Guide, getting started (Part #ASRXUG) $6.95
ASR-X Pro Reference Manual, advanced sampling and sequencing (Part #ASRXPR) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ASR-X Pro User's Guide, getting started (Part #ASRXPU) $6.95
     Printed manual is no longer available. This item is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
Avista User's Guide (Part #AVIMAN) $5.95
DP/2 Reference Manual, advanced editing (Part #DP2REF) $12.95
DP/2 User's Guide, getting started (Part #DP2UG) $7.95
DP/4 Musician's Manual (Part #DP4MAN) $12.95
DP/Pro Reference Manual, advanced editing (Part #DPPRM) $11.95
DP/Pro User's Guide, getting started (Part #DPPUG) $6.95
EPS Advanced Applications Guide (Part #AAG1) $9.95
EPS Musician's Manual (Part #EPSMAN) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
EPS-M Musician's Manual (Part #EPSMMN) $11.95
EPS-16 Plus Musician's Manual (Part #E16MAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
EPS-16 Plus Rack Musician's Manual (Part #E16RMN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
EPS/EPS-16 Plus SP-2 SCSI Interface Manual (Part #SCSIMN) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ESQ-1 Musician's Manual (Part #ESQMAN) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ESQ-M Musician's Manual (Part #ESQMMN) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
KS-32 Musician's Manual (Part #KSMAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
KT-76/KT-88 Musician's Manual (Part #KTMAN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
KT-76/KT-88 Quick Start Guide (Part #KTQS) $3.95
Mirage Advanced Sampler's Guide, with MASOS disk (Part #ASG1) $22.95
Mirage Musician's Manual (Part #MIRMAN) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
Mirage Soundprocess Manual and Tutorial (Part #SPMAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
MR-61/MR-76 Musician's Manual (Part #MRMAN) $12.95
     This manual is a large 11-Meg .pdf file which will be emailed to you; make sure your
     email server allows file attachments of this size.
MR-61/MR-76 Guide de Demarrage Rapide (French) (Part #MRFR) $4.95
MR-61/MR-76 Guida Rapida (Italian) (Part #MRIT) $4.95
MR Rack Musician's Manual (Part #MRRMAN) $14.95
Sampled Piano Module Musician's Manual (Part #SPMMAN) $3.95
SD-1 Musician's Manual (Part #SD1MAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
SQ-1/SQ-2 Musician's Manual (Part #SQ1MAN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
SQ-80 Musician's Manual (Part #SQ80MN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
SQ-R Musician's Manual (Part #SQRMAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
TS-10 Musician's Manual (Part #TS10MN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
TS-12 Musician's Manual (Part #TS12MN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
VFX Musician's Manual (Part #VFXMAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
VFX-sd Musician's Manual (Part #VSDMAN) $9.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
ZR-76 Musician's Manual (Part #ZRMAN) $12.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.



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Instructional Videos
Learn the ins and outs of your keyboard quickly with these instructional VHS video tapes produced by Ensoniq. Sorry - these are not available on DVD.
These VHS video tapes are in NTSC format (for use in the United States and Canada). VHS players used in Europe and many other countries require PAL-format tapes; an NTSC tape will not play correctly on these machines.

"KT-76...Grand Performance" (Part #EVS6) $9.95
Covers selecting sounds and presets, and creating sequences and songs on the KT-76, KT-88, and E-Prime. 38 minutes.


Service Manuals
These are the service manuals, produced by Ensoniq, that were previously available only to repair centers. Note that these manuals do not contain schematics. We do not have schematics available, except for the Mirage.

ASR-10/ASR-88 Service Manual (Part #SMASR) $19.95
EPS/EPS-M Service Manual (Part #SMEPS) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
EPS-16 Plus Service Manual (Part #SME16) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
KS-32 Service Manual (Part #SMKS32) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
Mirage Service Kit, manual and schematics (Part #SKMIR) $14.95
MR-61/MR-76 Service Manual (Part #SMMR) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
SD-1/VFX/VFX-sd Service Manual (Part #SMVFX) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
SQ-1 Service Manual (Part #SMSQ1) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.
TS-10/TS-12 Service Manual (Part #SMTS) $6.95
     This manual is a .pdf file which will be emailed to you.



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