Travelling Through The Magic Forest With The GR-1 Granular Synthesizer!

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Check out Metunar’s beautiful soundscapes & textures while travelling through the magic forest with the new GR-1 hardware polyphonic granular Synthesizer!

The YouTuber and musician Metunar travelled in its newest video through the magic forest with the new Tasty Chips Electronics GR-1 granular Synthesizer. This shows nicely the soundscape possibilities with one of the first Synthesizer specially designed for granular synthesis.

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“Ambient performance with Tasty Chips Electronics GR-1 granular synthesizer in a forest of Onsernone valley in Switzerland. Live recording direct from the GR-1. The GR-1 was used with a Ravpower RP-PB054 powerbank”.


  • 128 grains per voice
  • 16 voice polyphony
  • Standalone or MIDI controllable
  • MIDI IN & MIDI THRU connection with DIN and USB MIDI
  • High quality stereo audio: internally: 32 bit float, DAC: 44.1KHz, 106 dB SNR
  • High quality headphone amplifier with dedicated volume control
  • Quad core ARM Cortex-A running optimized Neon SIMD code.
  • 800 x 480 pixel, 7” TFT true color display
  • Firmware updates via USB
  • Sample file uploads in multiple formats via USB
  • The GR-1 can handle 32 sample files of 10 MB (about 2 minutes long)
  • Presets and performances can be saved to internal flash (4GB) or external (USB) memory
  • 2 control voltage assignable inputs 0-5V with voltage protection
  • 1 gate output
  • 12dB/oct digital lowpass filter with direct and MIDI controls
  • 2 assignable LFO’s with waveforms (sine, random, saw, square) and direct controls
  • 4 banks of 8 presets all hands-on accessible and overwritable
  • ADSR amplitude envelope and Grain window envelope with direct controls
  • Rotary encoder for configuration, file/sample selection. Config menus provide extended possibilities beyond what the pots and sliders offer.
  • Access to configuration screen providing many more options
  • 32 x 21 x 7 cm aluminum casing.
  • more

More information here: Tasty Chips Electronics

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