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by jgharston
Wed Oct 16, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Serial port BASIC commands
Replies: 16
Views: 555

Re: Serial port BASIC commands

... a MIDI interface there was a commercial one, the M2000, as part of the Hybrid music system. There were serveral, of which the Hybrid M2000 and the ElectroMusicResearch system ...
by Coeus
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Serial port BASIC commands
Replies: 16
Views: 555

Re: Serial port BASIC commands

As well as project designs for a MIDI interface there was a commercial one, the M2000, as part of the Hybrid music system.

Thinking of which, the Hybrid software can act as a MIDI sequencer too.
by klintworth
Sun Sep 22, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG Canada West Sept 21 2019 Meetup #14
Replies: 7
Views: 241

ABUG Canada West Sept 21 2019 Meetup #14

... it was time to move on to the next project - checking my newly acquired Music 500. I wasn't sure about the audio cable I'd bought on Amazon, and ... IMG_4499.JPG Music 500 in action! IMG_4512.JPG Ed kindly gave me some Hybrid Music manuals - now all I have to do is source a Music 4000, ha ha ...
by Coeus
Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??
Replies: 22
Views: 917

Re: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??

... up. I did find a patent for shadow RAM filed by Chris Jordan, known for Hybrid Technology and the Music 500/5000 series. See https://archive.org/details/PatentGB2137382A3rdOct1984ImprovementsInAndRelatingToComputerMemories/ ...
by Coeus
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??
Replies: 22
Views: 917

Re: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??

... up. I did find a patent for shadow RAM filed by Chris Jordan, known for Hybrid Technology and the Music 500/5000 series. See https://archive.org/details/PatentGB2137382A3rdOct1984ImprovementsInAndRelatingToComputerMemories/
by pixelblip
Sun Aug 04, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Hybrid Music Junior
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Hybrid Music Junior

Hi I just spotted the advert for Hybrid Music Junior! Oh wow does that bring back some excitement. I remember seeeing that advert when it came ...
by mlouka
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Hybrid Music System Keystrip
Replies: 0
Views: 198

Hybrid Music System Keystrip

The original keystrip for the Hybrid Music System is rather primitive so I have recreated it in the Acorn keystrip style, which I find more attractive and easier to read.
hybrid-music-system-fkey.png
Michael.
by anightin
Sat Jul 27, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Fixed: Music 500 Rubbish Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 401

Fixed: Music 500 Rubbish Sound

Dear All, Just checking if anyone has recently refurbed a Music 500 with very similar symptoms to those experienced on Retro-Kit: https://www.retro-kit.co.uk/user/custom/stardot/hybrid5000-borked-early.mp3 vs https://www.retro-kit.co.uk/user/custom/Acorn/3rdParty/Hybrid/audio/InConcert-PilgrimBeart.mp3 ...
by jimmih
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1249

Re: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000

... this sounds amazing, I have been looking for a way to get Midi into my Hybrid Music system for ages, I have a 2000 but have never managed to track down a hack to get the ...
by hoglet
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability
Replies: 65
Views: 2513

Re: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability

... a query from up-thread. Are you rock-hard solid certain that: 30-3F Music 5000 50-5F Music 3000 is correct? Because it makes all sorts of sense ... schematics: https://www.retro-kit.co.uk/user/custom/Acorn/3rdParty/Hybrid/documents/HybridTechnologyHTMusicSynthesiser-Schematic.pdf M5Kdecode.PNG ...
by SimonSideburns
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability
Replies: 65
Views: 2513

Re: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability

... version. It usually starts and displays: AMPLE Neucleus V1.00 (C) 1986 Hybrid Technology ID 74778 %_ (where _ is the flashing cursor). When it fails ... datacentre with *IMPORT or *EXPORT and even though it takes over from Music 500 for a bit, the playback does carry on. There appears to be no ...
by jasonl
Sun May 19, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 34
Views: 2209

Re: Music 5000 clone in Kicad

... with about 400mA for one with the 74LS chips. And they run cool, too. music-5x-3x-2x.jpg On to Midi... My prototype M2000 clone based on Colin ... I'll change the layout of the board, so the vestigial (in terms of the Hybrid system) Midi input is on the rear of the PCB separate from the outputs. ...
by jasonl
Sat May 18, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Open Source MIDI to Music 5000 using STM32
Replies: 34
Views: 2044

Re: MIDI->STM32->Beeb->Music 5000

... as in the original M4000 controller. I got a small PCB made for my DIY Hybrid system. Just added the Midi code and footswitch handling today which ... nicely. Then I saw your post. :D Interestingly I notice the Hybrid music software only appears to react to the 49 keys of the 4 octaves of the ...
by BrokenARM
Fri May 03, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1249

Re: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000

Just a quick update to this project... I have built up 5 more of my Music 5000 MIDI Input Interfaces (M5KMIDI) and they go together and work beautifully. ... recordings are here: https://soundcloud.com/hideaway-studio/sets/1984-hybrid-music-5000-synth
by jasonl
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 34
Views: 2209

Re: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress

... an M5000 to M3000 at https://www.retro-kit.co.uk/page.cfm/content/Hybrid-Music-3000-Expander/ is slightly wrong. The jumper wires go to the correct pins, but the signal ...
by jasonl
Sat Apr 27, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 34
Views: 2209

Re: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress

... have the frequency response as today's PCM devices, so perhaps the design decision to have such a low cut-off frequency was reasonable. Or maybe Hybrid just had a bucket-full of 15K resistors and 3.3nF capacitors to use up... :)
by BrokenARM
Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1249

Re: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000

... I have to say I have been really quite surprised how well my prototype Music 5000 MIDI interface is working for a number of reasons... The whole ... I have made recently: https://soundcloud.com/hideaway-studio/sets/1984-hybrid-music-5000-synth
by jasonl
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 34
Views: 2209

Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress

... deciding on getting a Model B for another project, I learnt about the Hybrid Music system, and got fascinated with it thanks to the excellent archives of material on Chris's ...
by BigEd
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1249

Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000

... a pal of mine is prototyping a MIDI interface which pretends to be a Music 4000, enabling the Acorn/Hybrid Music 5000 to be played from a MIDI source such as a sequencer https://i1.sndcdn.com/artworks-000517595031-e7nsqf-t500x500.jpg ...
by klintworth
Sat Mar 30, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG Canada West - March 29 2019 Meetup #9
Replies: 4
Views: 379

Re: ABUG Canada West - March 29 2019 Meetup #9

And once again I was greeted by some lovely Ample music courtesy of Ed's Music 5000. What a great piece of kit! I had a lovely sunny ... All good things must come to an end! Look closely and you'll see the Hybrid Music system in the background, as well as the trusty A3010! :D
by amgard
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello - at long last
Replies: 7
Views: 506

Hello - at long last

... I introduced myself. I've had a Model B since it came out and got into music with it, adding the Hybrid M5000/M3000 (and, at one time the M4000). I used to make a nuisance of myself at the ...
by gidandridge
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Thanks for the suggestion guys. I think I may have a go with a CF card and Datacenter then. I have got a rather nice dual Cumana disk drive unit that I recently repaired, it's lovely, and it sounds great :wink: ... but it is rather large and takes up a fair bit of desk space. For general use the Dat...
by paulv
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

... the software on a CF card HDD and run it from there rather than from the RAM disc or virtual floppies. The last time I ran my external DC with the Hybrid, I got audio being randomly triggered when accessing the ram based drives and things got quite corrupt quite quickly but running from an ADFS ...
by mr-macrisc
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Would it maybe run load it to a sideways ram from your storage? Seem to remember some games liked that route.
by gidandridge
Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

... still seemed to fail when running from a GoSDC. Kind of makes me think that possibly then both Datacenter and the GoSDC are incompatible with the Music 5000. Pity was trying to keep my retro desk area minimal and tidy - but hey I guess there is nothing like floppies for the true rfetro experience. ...
by RobC
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Have just tried this with my GoSDC and the Music 5000 system disk from 8bs. I *SRLOADed the ROMs on my B and did *EXEC runner but it hung when trying to load the M5 module. The same disk image loaded and displayed the menu in B-Em. I'll try it ...
by gidandridge
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Hey no rush Rob. Anytime. :) I've tried software from each of these threads: https://stardot.org.uk/forums/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=11983&start=60#p173100 I think that one has a disk intended for the Master. I've got a BBC B with the ROM from that Zip installed. I used the M5000-4.ssd and launched it usi...
by RobC
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Okay will do. Will probably be tomorrow though as I'm busy trying to fix a few bugs in my CPC emulator tonight :(

Just to ensure I'm doing the same as you, where did you pick up the Music 5000 system disk from and how did you try to run it?
by gidandridge
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

Hi Rob, I'd say I get much the same issue, yes. The disc that's loaded into the GoSDC's memory also seems to get 'corrupted' (only in RAM), once I've loaded something into Ample. It would be great if you could test it at your end? Would be nice to know if it's just an incompatibility with the GoSDC ...
by RobC
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 717

Re: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?

... the same way - I thought it used a window in paged ROM space but I might be wrong. Do you see exactly the same behaviour with it? I could hook my Music 500 up to my GoSDC Beeb to see if it works if that would help?