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Moog Matriarch Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer


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Get Lost in a Realm of Sonic Possibility with the Moog Matriarch Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer

Matriarch is an analog synthesizer with an emphasis on imagination. The pinnacle of Moog's semi-modular family of synthesizers, Matriarch's patchable architecture, and classic Moog circuits reward open exploration with endless sonic possibilities and unparalleled analog sound.

Easily create rich harmonic shapes with up to 4 notes of paraphony that can be sequenced, shifted, and stored with Matriarch's intuitive 256 step sequencer, or stack the analog VCOs to play on a massive 4 oscillator mono synth.

With a deep assortment of synthesis modules based on Bob Moog's original circuit designs, Matriarch's 100% analog signal path spans a dynamic sonic vocabulary- from overdriven monophonic bass to gently evolving paraphonic plucks that cycle through waveshapes into awash of infinite delay trails. Coupling the power of vintage-designed stereo ladder filters, dual Envelope Generators, stereo Analog Delays, and stereo VCAs, Matriarch delivers a multi-dimensional sound that empowers the sonic exploration of space and time.

Though Matriarch's semi-modular design requires absolutely no patching, 90 modular patch points are easily accessible throughout the panel via the included 3.5mm patch cables. This powerful electronic instrument is a highly-versatile addition to any stage or studio that can effortlessly transform from a performance keyboard into a fully modular analog synthesizer at a moment's notice.

In addition to its standalone function, Matriarch is also an ideal processor of external sound sources and a powerful keyboard front-end for expanding a DFAM, Mother-32, Grandmother, or Eurorack modular system.


  • Oscillators based on the Minimoog
  • Mixer based on the classic CP3 module
  • Filters based on the classic 904A module
  • Envelopes based on the classic 911 module
  • VCAs based on the classic 902 module
  • Analog Delay based on the MF-104M and 500 Series effects


SPECIFICATIONS

  • Type: Semi-Modular Analog Synthesizer
  • Sound Engine: 100% Analog
  • Number Of Keys: 49 Full-Size Keys
  • Type Of Keys: Velocity-sensing with Aftertouch (Velocity and Aftertouch are not hard-wired - available via MIDI, KBD VEL OUT and KB AT OUT jacks)
  • Other Controllers: Pitch Bend, Mod Wheel, Variable Glide, Expression pedal into CV out, and Sustain Pedal in
  • Polyphony: Monophonic, 2-Note Paraphonic, and 4-Note Paraphonic
  • Sound Sources: 4x Analog Oscillators with Selectable Waveforms (Oscillators 2, 3, and 4 support Hard Sync), White Noise Generator, External Input jack.
  • Mixer: 6 input (5 eurorack level and 1 instrument level) DC-coupled discrete mixer with asymmetrical clipping behavior
  • Filters: 24dB/Octave Low Pass Filter with Resonance, 24dB/Octave switchable Low Pass/High Pass Filter with Resonance. Configurable in parallel (HP/LP), stereo (LP/LP), and series (HP/LP).
  • Mod Sources: Analog Modulation Oscillator with selectable and patchable output (Sine, Saw, Ramp, Square, Stepped Triangle, Smoothed Random, Sample and Hold, Noise). Additional LFO (Tri, Square)
  • Envelopes: 2x Four-Stage ADSR with End of Envelope gate outputs
  • Attenuators: 3x Bipolar Voltage Controlled Attenuators with Ring Mod capabilities
  • Mults: 2x4 Parallel-wired Non-buffered Patch Points
  • VCAs: 2x discrete analog VCAs routed in stereo
  • Effects: Stereo Analog Delay with Ping/Pong, MIDI and CV clock sync, voltage-controlled Mix, and independent L/R delay times, feedback, and I/O.
  • Arpeggiator/Step Sequencer: 256 Steps with up to 4 notes per step; 12 Sequence locations
  • Patch Points: 90 x 3.5mm front and rear panels, 49 Inputs, 33 Outputs, 2x4 Parallel-wired Mults.
  • Pedal Inputs: 1/4" Sustain, 1/4" Expression
  • Audio Input: 1/4" TS jack (Rear Panel)
  • Audio Outputs: 2x 1/4" TS jacks for line-level output (Rear Panel), 1/4" Headphone jack with dedicated level knob (rear panel), 2x 3.5mm Eurorack level outputs, 2x 3.5mm Delay outputs
  • MIDI I/O: 5-pin DIN In, Out, Thru; plus MIDI over USB (Rear Panel)
  • 32" (81.28cm) Wide x 14 1/4" (36.19cm) Deep x 5 1/2" (13.97cm) High
  • 24lbs. / 10.89kg
  • Included Power Adapter 12V DC (positive tip)
  • 2A, 100 to 240 Volts AC
  • 50/60Hz with screw-on barrel connector.

Manufacturer: Moog Music
Model: MOD-MATR
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I609932-1-B

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