"The Polysix and the Mono/Poly in particular have a warmth you don't find in most Japanese stuff, although with the Poly 61 it was back to the cold Japanese digital sound."
At 1:01:20 in the video Legowelt shows a synth to the camera and says "Over here we have another one of my favourite synthesizers which is the . . . Korg Poly 61 which is an early 80s analog polyphonic synthesizer".
"I have a Korg Poly-61 that I mostly use for pads."
Zoe: What kind of synth do you use? Is there a specific one you prefer?
Peter Sagar: The main one I use is a Korg Poly-61. I like that one a lot.
Ethan with a Korg Poly 61 on stage
At 1:17 he mentions that he is using the Poly 61 for a effect sound.
At 0:31, a friend of Peter can be seen using the Korg Poly 61.
The Korg Poly-61 was my introduction to analogue synthesizers. The first time I turned on the arpeggiator I was hooked for life. An underrated classic.
Once you get the hang of the button-focused programming, it will stay with you. Sounds great!
First keyboard I could afford. It still is a lot of fun to tinker with after 30+ years.
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