Helsinki Synthetic 2018

March 24, 2018

from 12.00 to 17.00

at Kellohalli

Teurastamo, Helsinki



What is it?

Helsinki Synthetic is a non-profit event for everyone interested in synthesizers, electronic music and meeting likeminded people.

Helsinki Synthetic 2018 takes place on Saturday, 24th of March, at Kellohalli in Teurastamo, Helsinki, from 12.00 to 17.00. The event is free of charge and everyone is welcome.

Bring your synths, drum machines, samplers or modulars for others to try out and check out the cool gear on display, both from individuals and our sponsors.

The event is brought to you by volunteers of Turun Syntetisaattoriseura (Synthesizer Association of Turku) and our generous sponsors.


Talks and demos

Synthetic Talks! In addition to the large hall full of gear by our sponsors, boutique manufacturers and private individuals, there’s a side room that will host six talks during the event. From 12 to 17, don’t miss them.

12.00

Knifaudio: Knifonium tube synthesizer and spring reverb demo + Q&A

13.00

Soundtools: Native Instruments product demos

13.30

EM Nordic: Korg Prologue demo

14.00

Roland: Kebu: Roland Cloud, TR-808 and D-50 workshop

15.30

EM Nordic: Lily Jordy from Arturia showcases what's new at Arturia

16.00

Soundtools: Janne "Fanu" Hatula: Ableton Live 10 + Q&A


Gear for you to try

If you are bringing your own gear, please let us know at helsinkisynthetic@gmail.com. Anything goes: Super rare vintage polysynth monsters, modern digital micro desktop synths, drum machines and modular monsters have all been very popular at Helsinki Synthetic.

Important! If you’re interested in checking out music gear, please bring your own headphones. Also consider bringing an adapter so you can plug into both 3.5mm and 6.3mm headphone jacks!

Demo gear by our sponsors
Boutique manufacturers
Gear brought by private visitors

How do I get there?

Use public transport! Plan your trip with Reittiopas.

By subway: Get off at Kalasatama or Sörnäinen and walk to Kellohalli.

By bus: Take bus number 55 and get off at the Tynnyrintekijänkatu stop, or take bus number 56 and get off at the Panimokatu stop.

By tram: Take tram 1, 6, 7 or 8, get off at Sörnäinen and walk to Kellohalli.

By car: You can use the roadside parking in the area. There will be limited parking space reserved for people bringing their own gear.


Our generous sponsors

A huge thank you goes out to our generous sponsors, who made this all possible.


Verkkokauppa.com Soundtools Oy Roland Finland EM Nordic

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