UPDATE: The original Reason Refill file is now available for download directly from this page after purchase.
Here are the re-sampled Internal Banks - Version Two - of the Ensoniq ESQ-1 (AKA Int v2.0)
This is the Reason Version of the Cassette pack available in 3 parts for Kontakt / SFZ in our shop, at howtoprogramdrums.com and at BPB.
Note: These sounds are in the same order as the original Ensoniq Patch set.
Inside this Reason Refill, there are 4 demo songs, each song containing ten patches corresponding to the descriptions below: SONG 1 covers BANK 1, SONG 2 covers BANK 2, etc. You can re-save these songs (to make them non read only) and the patches in the folder of your choice.
Reason Refill Patches and Description
BANK 1 (Patches 01-10)
01 PIANO 1 - Bright Piano
02 MRIMBA - Marimba
03 HORN3T - bright synthy horn section
04 BO STR - Excellent orchestral string sound
05 DIGPNO - Thicker sounding electric / digital piano
06 WAVBEL - Bell - makes a surprisingly good lead
07 ORGAN - Sounds like a Hammond B3 organ
08 ANABRS - Essential synth brass - a classic patch
09 VELBAS - Classic digital slap bass - totally awesome!
10 'AIR' - Classic 80's synth choir sound
BANK 2 (Patches 11-20)
11 BOTTLS - bright bell type sound
12 ORCBEL- realistic orchestral bell
13 REED - synthesized saxophone - interesting!
14 2 COOL- Cool, flutey sound
15 BNDBEL - Like it suggests, a 'bendy' bell sound
16 BASS 1.0 - A nice fruity bass guitar sound
17 BASIC - A very basic synth sound
18 GONG 1 - an expressive and explosive gong
19 ANSYN1 - Synth string sound, nice with arpeggiator
20 "EOWW" - An aggressive lead sound
BANK 3 (Patches 21-30)
21 PIANO 2 - Thicker Piano
22 ELEPNO - A warm and bright electric piano
23 SYNLED - Essential monophonic lead, arpeggiator sound - a total classic!
24 PLKBRS - Nice synth brass for bass and arpeggiator
25 ISLAND - Carribean drums
26 ICYORG - Fairground organ
27 3TRUMS - Standard Synth Brass Section
28 FUZGTR - a reedy sound -
29 CELLOS - More strings - a little deeper - nice with arpeggiator
30 TEETH - A punchy piano
BANK 4 (Patches 31-40)
31 TRIAGL - Light flutey solo sound (makes a good monophonic lead)
32 MIAMIW - Another great arpeggiator synth sound (like Jan Hammer's Miami Vice)
33 AFTGLO - A dreamy bell sound
34 PNOSTR - Blended piano and strings - great with reverb
35 KALMBA - Kalimba
36 BL PNO - Superb bright DX7 style electric piano
37 GOBELL - a bright metallic bell sound
38 4XFADE - Dreamy bells
39 KICK - Simmons Electronic Drums
40 K+SIMS - Simmons Electronic Drums
Refill File Size: (197 MB Unzipped)
Listen to the original Ensoniq ESQ-1 Cassette Factory Demo at: