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Prophet 5

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Professor MIDI controller

Alkex has introduced the Professor5 – a handcrafted MIDI controller that is ‘designed to bring you the authentic feel of the classic analog synthesizer, with the convenience of modern MIDI technology.’


  • MIDI IN/Out
  • Built in USB-MIDI interface
  • Optionally USB Bus Powered
  • 27 rotary dials
  • 25 switches
  • Power supply included

Professor5 is available now for $399.

Alkex notes: The Professor is built to order with a 2 week lead time, subject to change based on parts availability


Gandalf Plays The Sequential Circuits Keytar

There’s no doubt that Sequential Circuits, Inc., made some of the most important and influential synths of the 70’s and early 80’s.

But why – why, why, why – is Gandalf playing the keytar in this vintage SCI ad?