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by egel
Sun May 10, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Pi1MHz future supported devices
Replies: 15
Views: 545

Re: Pi1MHz future supported devices

Some other wild ideas:

Add more members of the family? like the Hybrid Music 2000

Network? viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16565

Video Digitiser? a Pi can have a camera

mouse ?

USB harddisk ?
by Coeus
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Software in "other" programming languages
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: Software in "other" programming languages

We can also add at least some of the Music 87 software, i.e. as supplied by Peartree with their rebadged Music 500/5000, which was written in BCPL. Then, of course, AMPLE as supplied by Hybrid with the Music 500 / Music 5000 is a Forth-based language with only the core implemented ...
by klintworth
Mon Feb 24, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: past physical ABug events
Topic: ABUG Canada West February 22 2020 Meetup #18
Replies: 8
Views: 662

ABUG Canada West February 22 2020 Meetup #18

... Ed (a tradition!) which was a non event - I'd forgotten to plug in the Hybrid Music 5000!! It did happen belatedly, but this appeared to be the theme of the day (forgetting ...
by SimonSideburns
Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Turning a Music 500 into a Music 5000 but with a switch to revert the change
Replies: 6
Views: 351

Re: Turning a Music 500 into a Music 5000 but with a switch to revert the change

There's only one other query. The Beeb I bought in a joblot with the Music 500, 4000 keyboard and other stuff has the Ample ROM installed. Most ... Big errors and how to get around them. I'm still learning (slowly) the Hybrid system and things like this seem frustrating as there doesn't seem ...
by SimonSideburns
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: past physical ABug events
Topic: ABUG SOUTH 24 to 26 January 2020: NOW FULL
Replies: 175
Views: 9214

Re: ABUG SOUTH 24 to 26 January 2020: NOW FULL

... least a model 2 and 3 to fish out too. Is it useful for me to bring my Music 500 and DataCentre so we can have another look at how they work together? ... much difference. Does anyone play musical keyboard? I could bring my Hybrid Music 4000 keyboard and we could delight in your musical abilities. ...
by pixelblip
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Hybrid Music 5000 Junior
Replies: 0
Views: 270

Hybrid Music 5000 Junior

... asked this question about six months ago it never heard back. Does the Hybrid Music 5000 junior actually exist? It said on the advert coming in Jan 89. I don't ever recall ...
by klintworth
Sun Dec 22, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: past physical ABug events
Topic: Re: ABUG Canada West Dec 20 2019 Meetup #17
Replies: 10
Views: 762

Re: ABUG Canada West Dec 20 2019 Meetup #17

... the box!! There were just two main goals for me: try out my new Midi to Music 4000 adapter from danielj As described in the topic here: https://stardot.org.uk/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=17146 ... ssd on my Gotek - been a while since I'd set that up. IMG_5030.JPG My Hybrid Music set up - includes ...
by jgharston
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Serial port BASIC commands
Replies: 16
Views: 987

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 2:03 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Serial port BASIC commands
Replies: 16
Views: 987

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 4:46 am
Forum: past physical ABug events
Topic: ABUG Canada West Sept 21 2019 Meetup #14
Replies: 7
Views: 576

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
Mon Aug 12, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??
Replies: 22
Views: 1274

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 9:38 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: B or upgraded A? Version 7. Upgrade Advice??
Replies: 22
Views: 1274

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 1:31 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Hybrid Music Junior
Replies: 0
Views: 414

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 3:40 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn software: other
Topic: Hybrid Music System Keystrip
Replies: 0
Views: 347

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 9:11 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Fixed: Music 500 Rubbish Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 578

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 9:31 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1724

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 7:51 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability
Replies: 65
Views: 3418

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 11:27 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: 1MHz bus and JIM interoperability
Replies: 65
Views: 3418

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 1:17 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 45
Views: 3499

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 10:09 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Open Source MIDI to Music 5000 using STM32
Replies: 35
Views: 3429

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 9:03 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1724

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 5:03 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 45
Views: 3499

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 5:06 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 45
Views: 3499

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 3:39 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1724

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 5:52 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Music 5000 clone in Kicad - Work in progress
Replies: 45
Views: 3499

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 11:45 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Prototype MIDI (input) Interface for Music 5000
Replies: 14
Views: 1724

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: past physical ABug events
Topic: ABUG Canada West - March 29 2019 Meetup #9
Replies: 4
Views: 712

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: 698

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: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 1058

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: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Getting my Hybrid Music 5000 to run?
Replies: 11
Views: 1058

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 ...

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