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Cutest Little Synth You Ever Did See

Peter Kirn demos the littleBits/KORG teamup

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Peter Kirn, of CreateDigitalMusic.com, has been exploring the littleBits Synth Kit, developed with KORG. It is a modular analog synthesizer that comes as a collection of small and interchangeable, mix-and-match parts. In addition to a power supply there are these functions: random, micro sequencer, filter, mix, synth speaker, oscillators (a pair), keyboard, envelope, delay, and split. To demo it, Kirn recorded a small bunch of “live jams,” each labeled as an etude. This is his “littleBits Synth Kit Etude #1,” a charming pulsing chime:

Track orginally posted at soundcloud.com/peterkirn.

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More on the littleBits Synth Kit at littlebits.cc/kits.

By Marc Weidenbaum

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