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Crumar Performer

 

 

 


crumar performer
  audio demo trend price : 300-400€
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CRUMAR PERFORMER (1978)

 

A famous italian string processor with brass section and some modulation options. A cheaper and a new hardware re-design from previous model Multiman S.

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string octaves

info KEYBOARD (weight: 12 Kg) non-dymanic 49 keys.
The main panel features 2 buttons and 13 sliders.

Back panel terminal connectors:
- main out
- brass separate out
- gate out 3.5 mm minijack generates a S-trig signal
- pedal input for damper
- pitch tune trimmer

 

 

editVOICE the synthesizer circuit is based on a single master top octave frequency generator model Mostek MK-50240 and 12 frequency divider TDA-1008 chips.

There are 2 instrument mixable together in any combinations:
1- strings
2- brass

 

crumar perfromer synth



edit 1- STRINGS analog violins at 8' + 16' octaves with 3 tonal controls:
1- EG control: equalizes between high-low-middle frequencies.
2- transpose: shifts to 1 upper or lower octave
3- lenght : a simple 2-stages EG crescendo (attack) and sustain


strings eg

violin


edit 2- BRASS analog brasses instruments with a control on filter VCF based on SSM-2040:
1- filter control with resonance and cutoff (the range)
2- 3 segments EG ADS wich stands for attack, decay and sustain.

VCF 2040 SSm

brass


lfo LFO a single delayed modulator with variable depth and 2 possible destinations:
1- strings and brass pitch
2- brass cutof
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filter FILTER
paraphonic structure with simple lowpass filter.


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manual
-PERFORMER SERVICE MANUAL AND SCHEMATICSl

 

 




manual
-user manual

 

 

 

italian magazine

 

 

 

 

string and brass

 

 

 

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year 1978! IC crumar performer circtuits


manual

- good vintage strings
- still affordable

manual

- brass
-few sound controls
- often needs service


comment

"Very good warm sound, cheap alternative Solina.
Maybe not for collectors but worth a buy if you like this kind of machines."

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Crumar performer 4 out of 5 based on 30 ratings. price €300