Check out Alessandro's sounds for MODX+.“MYNUS LEAD” is a four-Part pure FM-X Lead Performance. The faders let you add an octave, a third and a fifth on the fly, allowing you to play chords with a single finger. The Modulation Wheel controls Filter LFO and the Super Knob controls the Cutoff frequency.
“FOLIAGE PAD” is a four-Part Performance featuring a layered String/Pad combination with a pad in the left hand. There’s also an FM-X Lead with effects in the right-hand, perfect for soloing. The Super Knob controls different effect parameters as well as several Element levels simultaneously.
The five-Part orchestral Performance, “PERSPECTIVE” features Ensemble and Solo Strings with orchestral Brass. The Performance is designed for dynamic and expressive playing. The Super Knob controls the volume of the brass section.
Yamaha Synthesizer Product Specialist Blake Angelos has over thirty years of experience with music hardware and software. An expert in music technology, Blake has conducted numerous clinics, master classes and presentations throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. In his role as Product Specialist for the Synthesizer Department Blake appears in many product videos and artist interviews, writes many articles for YamahaSynth.com and co-hosts a regular Podcast called “Behind the Synth”.
Before his work with Yamaha, he taught music theory and jazz studies courses at Arizona State University; managed a technology-focused music store in Seattle and was a production supervisor at Microsoft, where he led a team that developed groundbreaking interactive music content for the Microsoft Network. Blake holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master of Music degree from Arizona State University. Blake currently resides in Bellingham, Washington with his family, and between his travels around the world for Yamaha, he performs as much as possible with several jazz and creative music groups in Bellingham, Seattle and other places in the Pacific Northwest.