"The Nord Wave and Electro 3 have consistently been a huge hit in the studio every time I've brought them in and they've been fantastic tools for getting a vibe going during writing sessions. The Wave's sounds have been so inspirational that every time I come up with a new one it has always led directly to a new song being written there on the spot."more
"As for hardware synths, Rjd2’s Clavia Nord Lead Electro, Korg Polysix, Yamaha CS-80 and SY-2, ARP Pro Soloist, and Moog Minimoog provide color to his beat-pulsing tunes. The “synth room” holds an ARP 2600, Moog Polymoog, Sequential Circuits Prophet 5 and Prophet T8, Rhodes Chroma, Oberheim Matrix 12 and Oberheim OB-Xa, Roland Juno-60, Elka Rhapsody 490 String Machine, and Elka Synthex."more
During this majestic performance you can see Brigid tickilin' the synthetic ivories on this here Nord Electro,granted it's kind of expensive and I can't recall seeing her using it in anything else so this may just be a piece of festival gear. Whatevs,she used it and it nails that sweet Contraption key-tonemore
I used to have a N ord Electro 2 but found this one in Hamburg for a great deal. This one has everything I need for songwriting, inspiration and for studio use.
Clavia Digital Musical Instruments (Clavia DMI AB) is a Swedish manufacturer of virtual analog synthesizers, virtual electromechanical pianos and stage pianos, founded in Stockholm Sweden in 1983 by Hans Nordelius and Mikael Carlsson.