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Here is a repertory including actual and discontinued commercial soundbanks that I collected since 25 years from ROM cartridges or floppy disks.
For each of them you'll find comments about company or sounddesigner and a detailed patchlist. Several of them also include image(s) from the original support.
This collection is not complete, if you have material that is not listed here, I would be largely interested in!


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This page is organized in two sections:
1°/ ROM cartridges & floppy disks collection
2°/ Missing soundbanks (I mean the material that I'm still searching for...)


ROM CARTRIDGES & FLOPPY DISKS COLLECTION

Companies/distributers (alphabetical order):
Cesium Sound Ensoniq Eye & I Productions Greytsounds
Maartists Metra Sound Rec'Up Rotation Records
Sound Source Unlimited Syntaur Valhala Voice Crystal

Sounddesigners/programmers (alphabetical order):
Fernandez, Manny Fukuda, Yasuhiko Gorges, Peter Kaiser, Arnd
Karm Longo, Nick Malacrida, Chiccio Mason, Rodger
Mims, Sam Thomas, Adrian Ubukata, Noritaka

Downloadable soundbanks are available in standard Sysex (*.syx), SMF (*.mid) and Midi Quest© (*.pgb) file formats
KEEP IN MIND THAT SENDING THESE SOUNDBANKS TO YOUR SYNTH WILL ERASE ALL DATAS STORED IN YOUR VFX/VFX-SD INTERNAL MEMORY
Click here  if you need some help or indications on how to transfer these soundbanks to your VFX/VFX-SD


ENSONIQ
Ensoniq produced and distributed two different series for its own synth. Both are sold now by Syntaur:
a) a lot of six original cartridges/floppy disks distributed as the VPC-Series

b) 
a lot of four original cartridges/floppy disks distributed as the IPC-Series
 Internal ROM soundbank Patchlist Download
 VPC-100 (internal RAM factory preload) Patchlist Image Download
 VPC-101 Patchlist Image Order it
 VPC-102 Patchlist Image Order it
 VPC-103 Patchlist Image Order it
 VPC-104 Patchlist Image Order it
 VPC-105 Patchlist Image Order it
 IPC-1 "German Collection" (collected by Arnd Kaiser) Patchlist Image Order it
 IPC-2 "Japanese Collection" (collected by Noritaka Ubukata & Yasuhiko Fukuda) Patchlist Image Order it
 IPC-3 "Australian Collection" (collected by Rodger Mason) Patchlist Image Order it
 IPC-4 "British Collection" (collected by Adrian Thomas) Patchlist Image Order it


SOUND SOURCE UNLIMITED
SSU is an american society (Los Angeles) which developed complete sounds/samples libraries for a large collection of diverse synthesizers/samplers models.
Their products are distributed now by Greytsounds™ (owner: Bob Grey) via their website since the mid 90's.
Sound Source Unlimited (SSU) was then renamed "Sound Source Interactive" (SSI).

There were a total of 2 double ROM cartridges (banks A/B) for the VFX, probably programmed by Manny Fernandez. I only succeeded in collecting volume 1 and I'm still searching for the volume 2 ("Super Stage & Studio"). Any informations about it or - best of all - a sysex version of it would be much appreciated!
 V101R: "Samplers & Synthesizers" (2 soundbanks)  Patchlist Image


SYNTAUR
Syntaur is an american company (New Braunfels, Texas - owner: Sam Mims) created in 1988 which is still distributing the following Ensoniq VFX products:
a) Ensoniq VPC and IPC soundbanks
b) Syntaur original set (2 soundbanks - certainly programmed by Sam Mims)
c) Syntaur VSD Series disks (essentially dedicated to the VFX-SD and SD-1 models)

 Syntaur Set 1 Patchlist
 Syntaur Set 2 Patchlist


METRA SOUND
Metra Sound is a  german company which produced two VFX ROM cards.
Their products are now delivered by Sound Art
(Dahlenburg, Germany - owner: Roger Person).
 ROMCard I "Traditional" (programmed by Peter Gorges) Patchlist Image
 ROMCard II "Modern Times" (programmed by Chiccio Malacrida) Patchlist Image Order it


CESIUM SOUND
Cesium Sound™ is an american company (Berkeley, California) which produced an original VFX seven soundbanks set programmed by Nick Longo.
 Vol.1 "Acoustic and Electric Pianos, B3 Organs, Accordians, Basses" Patchlist Order it
 Vol.2 "Electric Guitars, Lead and Analog Synths" Patchlist Order it
 Vol.3 "Drums, Hits, Tuned and Exotic Percussions" Patchlist Image Order it
 Vol.4 "Pads, Sweeps, Layers and Unique Timbres" Patchlist Order it
 Vol.5 "Ethereal, Atmospheric, Spectral, New Age" Patchlist Image Order it
 Vol.6 "Ac. Guitars, Harps, Bells, Chimes, Plucks" Patchlist Order it
 Vol.7 "Strings, Brass, Woodwinds, Choirs" Patchlist Order it


VALHALA
Valhala is a well-known american company (Ferndale, Michigan) which unfortunately went bankrupt on the early 90's.
They edited two different Ensoniq VFX cards Series: "Studio Series" and "International Gold Series".
I own the International Gold "VX-101" cartridge, but I'm still searching for "Studio Series" soundbanks (it seems that they edited at least two different volumes).
Any informations about it or - best of all - a sysex version of it would be much appreciated!
 International Gold "VX-101"  Patchlist Image


VOICE CRYSTAL
Voice Crystal™ is an american company (Oakley, California - owners: Mark Wiens & Paul Chasteen) which is selling all Eye&I Productions products.
They are proposing three Ensoniq VFX ROM cards.
 "Volume 1" Patchlist Image Order it
 "Volume 2" Patchlist Image Order it
 "Volume 3" Patchlist Image Order it


ROTATION RECORDS
Rotation Records is an australian company which produced a VFX soundbank rather oriented analog or vintage synths emulations and named "Retro VFX".
 "Retro VFX" Patchlist


MAARTISTS
Maartists is an american company (Duluth, Georgia) which distributed at least one soundbank as the Music Pack MR-1 Series.
Many thanks to the internaute who kindly sent to me the patchlist and the image!
 MR-1 Music Pack  PatchlistImage


REC'UP
This swiss website is still developing products. They are proposing now three original soundbanks as the "R" Series.
 Rvfx_01 "VFX Revival - Vol. 1" (programmed by Karm)Patchlist
 Rvfx_02 "VFX Revival - Vol. 2" (programmed by Karm)Patchlist
 Rvfx_03 "VFX Revival - Vol. 3" (programmed by Karm)Patchlist


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