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Offline DaveWagner

GR-55 - Shimmer Pad
« on: April 10, 2017, 03:38:13 PM »
Anyone have any suggestions for creating something similar to the "shimmer pads" heard on this link?

Other options, if someone is up for the challenge:

I would be forever indebted...
« Last Edit: April 10, 2017, 04:32:49 PM by Elantric »

Offline Elantric

Re: GR-55 - Shimmer Pad
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2017, 04:33:44 PM »
there is Shimmer Verb patch for GP-10

You might have success using "patch Cloning" to create a GR-55 version

Offline aliensporebomb

Re: GR-55 - Shimmer Pad
« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2017, 06:23:38 PM »
Download the VG-99 editor and look at my Crystal Shimmer patch for that device.

You might be able to create a similar patch on the 55:

Demo of that device: 

There was an even better shimmer effect Bill Ruppert did.  He later applied this to his cool effectology video where he discusses how it was produced by splitting the signal path so there was an effected and uneffected tone and then combined later.

« Last Edit: April 10, 2017, 06:29:41 PM by aliensporebomb »
"this is aliensporebomb" - my instrumental debut with the vg99 now on itunes:
More online at

My VG-99 based music projects:

Offline DaveWagner

Re: GR-55 - Shimmer Pad
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2017, 07:00:26 AM »
Thank you Elantric & aliensporebomb - will definitely follow up on your suggestions.  Much appreciated!