Essential Tone Collection by Yutaka Nakano

This patch set includes a range of sounds such as simple synth lead as well as unique layered sounds ones to SY-300, with the emphasis on the natural feeling of playing guitar. Let's play in various styles regardless of the patch name.

Yutaka Nakano --- He made his debut as a guitarist of a jazz fusion band "Hang Raiji" in 1983. After that, he has played for over a hundred artists. Currently he has been touring and recording, as well as working on many contents of BOSS and Roland as a demonstrator. He also wrote books on wise use of effects such as "Professional Effector Technics2~playing guide for GT-100".

Live Set

1HiQ & SqSynth sound of SQR wave plus sequencial noise sound by MIDI sync. Playing with tempo sync is recommended. Great for playing chords.
2Ring Dirty LeadFat lead tone with intensive octave sound by ring modulator and fuzz effect.
3Guitar BellpadBell-like sound layered in three different pitches. Slicer and Phaser are assigned to CTL.
4Bright LeadSynth lead sound by synchronization of SIN and SAW wave. CTL works as smooth pitch bender.
53OSC FilteredLayerd synth sounds in three octaves with extreme filter creating this effective sound with little use of effects.
6Layer GuitarSmooth tone by an upper octave SQR wave and detuned SAW wave with the original guitar sound. The sound of the riff in intro and the lead heard in the sample use the same patch.
7Funky BrassFat sound of SAW waves in different octaves layerd on synth bass sound only for lower pitch. Similar to a synth brass sound when you play with chord.
8Sin&Saw LeadSmooth lead sound of an upper octave tone combined with differrent oscillators: SIN, SAW, and NOISE.
9Funny CatHumorous mono-synth-style sound made of simple lead tone with intensive pitch modulation and filters. CTL works as pitch bender.
10Analog StaccatoShort decay time going well with sequencial phrases. The sound goes like analog brass with CTL held down.
*This live set was created with SY-300.
*These patches reproduce each sound as described above, but not perfectly reproduce the originals.

To use this liveset, please install the BOSS TONE STUDIO application dedicated to your product. Please check the supported product list and download the matching BOSS TONE STUDIO for your product.


True analog-style polyphonic guitar synthesizer with zero latency and no special pickup required.