Yamaha DX7 synthesizer

Yamaha DX7

The arrival of the Yamaha DX7 in 1983 heralded a brand new form of synthesizer. It was the first commercially successful digital synthesizer and introduced a whole new type of synthesis call Frequency Modulation (FM). Before the DX7 most commercially available Synthesizers had used mainly subtractive synthesis where an oscillator generated waveform was attenuated by […]