MiniBrute's analogue audio signal path features a VCO wave mixer, the classic Steiner-Parker multimode filter (LP, BP, HP and Notch), as well as numerous analogue innovations such as the Metalizer, Ultrasaw, and the Brute Factor. Featuring a complete MIDI, CV and USB connectivity, MiniBrute is right at home with a computer or vintage synthesizers.
MiniBrute is a monophonic synthesizer featuring a Voltage Controlled Oscillator (VCO) with Sub-Osc; an Oscillator Mixer with a choice of Sub, Sawtooth, Square, Triangle, White Noise and Audio In; Low Frequency Osciallator (LFO) 1 providing six waveforms and bi-polar modulation destinations; LFO 2 with three vibrato modes; Brute Factor delivering saturation and rich harmonics; Ultrasaw generating sawtooth waveforms; Metalizer bringing extreme triangle harmonics; and two ADSR envelope generators.
The 25 note keyboard with aftertouch is mounted in a rugged aluminium enclosure. The instrument has external analogue audio input; control voltage (CV) in/out for pitch, gate, filter and amp; MIDI In/Out with 5-Pin DIN connectors; USB MIDI In/Out; 1/4” audio output and 1/4” headphone connector; gate source selection of audio input, hold or keyboard.
The arpeggiator offers four modes of arpeggiation, four octave range control, six time divisions and swing control.