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DOWNLOADS SUMMARY
DOWNLOADS SUMMARY
There are many items on our site which can be downloaded. On this page are listed all those items, with the title of each item providing a link to the page from which they can be downloaded.
The list is divided up into items for reading (usually pdf files), items for listening to (usually mp3 files) and items for importing into your Wersi instrument (eg Styles, Total Presets).

Items for Reading

Adding Sound Files to the Effects Folder

An article from Murry Bubar and Lloyd Erickson showing how to import sound effects obtainable elsewhere, eg the internet, into a Wersi instrument.

 

“Adeste Fideles” demonstration

Contains information about this demonstration track.

 

Analog Ballad (F0018)

Explains the process of editing Styles using this Style as an example.

 

Archives

Earlier material from the time before we had this website.

 

Apollo Brochure

A translation into English of the Wersi Brochure for the Apollo organ.

 

“Auld Lang Syne as a Waltz” Total Preset

Contains information about this demonstration track.

 

B3 VST

An English translation of the Instructions for using this VST released with R42 as an Optional Package, from Bill Gray.

 

CD Range of Wersi Organs (the Spectra)

An article by Ben Scott-Hyde about the Spectra Organ.

 

Computer Basics

Two articles to help members who are not so familiar with computer processes use their Wersi instruments with more understanding.

 

David Dunlap’s YouTube Videos

Articles written by David giving explanations of the Total Presets he has set up for some of his videos. Time line references are given so changes can be watched and related to the explanation given in the article. There are also some very interesting and useful playing tips.

 

Drawbars and Harmonics

Two articles explaining the connection between the drawbars and sound harmonics.

 

Drumsets Editing

One article by Robert New about this feature of OAS-7.

A series of two articles which result in user-defined keys having user-determined percussion sounds.

 

Hints and Tips

One Article giving some advice on using OAS-7.

 

How to Download and Import OAS-7 Updates

Explains how to update OAS-7.1 from downloading to importing.

 

How to Export and Import with a Wersi OAS-7 Instrument

Explains in detail how to manage those two processes.

 

How to Place the OAA Styles in the Universal Total Presets Downloads

Although specific for the Universal Total Presets explained on the Total Presets page, this also offers an explanation about the process of importing Styles generally.

 

“If You’re Right”

Contains information about this demonstration track.

 

Mapping Sounds and Styles

Two articles explaining the process of mapping Sounds and Styles to the physical buttons in a Wersi OAS instrument.

 

MIDI with WERSI

Bill Gray’s definitive article showing how to use external Midi equipment with a Wersi OAS instrument.

 

Murry Bubar’s Wersi Theatre Organ

An article about how Murry has adapted his Wersi and other equipment to produce a home theatre organ.

 

New to OAS-7?

A series of 17 articles guiding the new Wersi OAS-7 owner through the various screens in the display.

 

OpenArt Arranger (The OAA)

Three articles covering the features available within the OAA Optional Package.

 

OAS-7 : Introductory Tour

An introduction to OAS-7 after having just been installed.

 

OAS-7 Review

A critical review by our resident technical expert, Bill Gray, after he installed OAS-7 on his Abacus.

 

OAS-7.1 R35 New Sounds

Details about the new sounds given with R35.

 

OAS-7.1 R41 Information Sheet

A translation into English of the Wersi Information Sheet for R41. It also explains how to download any OAS-7 update.

 

Omega DX10 organ

A description of the features of this organ from an owner. There are two articles from Club Member Pluto Cerberus.

 

OX7

An article by Robert New guiding the Wersi user through the OX7 feature.

 

Pakefield, Autumn 2008

An account of this Festival.

 

Rhythm Designer

An article giving a guided tour through how to use this OAS-7 Optional Package which provides rhythmical arpeggio and strum backings.

 

Selector Plus

Downloads in English of the Manual, Information Sheet and a Review by Bill Gray

 

Sequence Editing

Four Articles explaining the main features of the enhanced Sequence Editing facility within OAS-7.

 

Sound Design

An article by Robert New on setting up Total Presets.

 

Sounds Editing

Nine articles about the “Edit Long Waves” and “Sound Control” features.

 

Sound Quality

Five articles by Jeff Ormerod showing how to tweak the Mixer and Output settings to improve the sound quality.

 

Sounds and Styles standard lists

Excel and PDF sheets listing all the standard Sounds and Styles provided with OAS-7. Currently these lists are correct as at November 2008 and are due for updating.

 

Styles Editing Overview

Explains the main features of the Styles Editing feature of OAS-7.

 

Styles for Total Preset “Ballad 85”

There are two information sheet downloads here, one for on-board Wersi Styles and one for externally obtained Styles using the OAA.

 

Tipps und Tricks

Four Articles, translated into English, which first appeared on the Wersi website.

 

Total Presets - User Templates

Provided by Ken Belton on our UK.Focus site for Members to upload their own Total Presets registrations.

 

“Venus in Blue Jeans”

Contains information about this demonstration track.

 

Verona-Scala Comparison

A  comparison of the features of these two instruments from Terry Bolger.

 

VST Instruments

An introductory article about the use of VSTs in a Wersi instrument by Bill Gray.

 

Wersi MultiRecorder

A translation into English of the Wersi Instruction Booklet for the MultiRecorder.

 

Wersi OTS (One Touch Settings)

Explains how to use the Variation Presets feature to produce a Wersi-style OTS.

 

Wersi Sommerfest 2007

An account from Georgina Ralf who attended this Sommerfest.

 

“Wonderful Land”

Contains information about this demonstration track.

 

World of Synthesisers

Two articles about this OAS-7 Optional Package.

 

 

 

Items for Listening

 

Auld Lang Syne

A recording on the Verona of this traditional song, played as a Waltz. There is also a document explaining the Total Preset used as referred to in the left panel here.

 

Born Too Late

A recording on the Verona of this hit song from the late Fifties, using the Wersi MultiRecorder. A brief explanation of how it was done is included on the linked page.

 

Handel - Air

A video from David Dunlap, played on his OpenArt Orchestra (the Scala).

 

If You’re Right

A recording on the Verona of this Barbara Dickson song. Information documents about this recording are available as indicated in the left panel here.

 

John Barry Medley

A recording on the Verona to demonstrate the eponymous Total Preset explained on our UK.Focus site using Ken’s Template. This also uses some of the new sounds made available in OAS-7 updates.

 

Lady is a Tramp

A recording by Terry Bolger to demonstrate using a Midi-File as an accompaniment.

 

Love Me With All Your Heart

A video from David Dunlap, played on his OpenArt Orchestra (the Scala).

 

O Come, All Ye Faithful

A recording on the Verona of this carol, using a .wav file previously recorded as the organ/orchestra part and the descant played “live”. There is a document called “Adeste Fideles”, explaining the set-up, referred to in the left panel here.

 

Rhythm Designer Demonstrations

Eight short recordings on the Verona to show the Rhythm Designer in action.

 

Rhythm of the Rain

A recording on the Verona of this Sixties song, using a Midi-File as backing.

 

Stardust

Two recordings by Terry Bolger to demonstrate ways of using a Midi-File as an accompaniment.

 

Time is Tight

Excerpts from this CD by Terry Bolger.

 

Venus in Blue Jeans

A recording on the Verona of this Sixties song, using the Total Preset and Piano Ballad edited Style, as referred to in the panel below and to the left here.

 

Way You Look Tonight

A recording on the Verona to demonstrate the eponymous Total Preset explained on our UK.Focus site using Ken’s Template.

 

Wonderful Land

A recording on the Verona of this Shadows hit, using the Total Preset and Style referred to in the panel below and to the left here.

 

 

 

Items for Importing

 

Analog Ballad - Ed C1

This is an edited version of the Wersi Style “Analog Ballad F0018”. There is an associated explanatory document referred to in the left panel here. It is suitable for OAA-activated instruments only.

 

Ballad 85

A Total Preset containing nine sounds in each sound Selector (six Selectors in total) and nine Ballad Styles at a Tempo of 85.

The nine OAA Ballad Styles are provided separately for those with the OAA to download and a Total Preset to use with those called “Ballad 85 OAA” which is empty of Styles, requiring the user to insert the separate nine OAA Styles after importing them.

Those without the OAA have a different Total Preset to download called “Ballad 85 Wersi” which has standard Wersi Styles included. There are associated information sheets referred to in the panel to the left here.

 

“Venus in Blue Jeans” Total Preset and Styles

There is a Total Preset for importing and six OAA Styles for insertion into that Total Preset. While the Total Preset can be imported into any instrument, the OAA will need to be activated to be able to import the Styles. There is an information sheet and a recording to support this download, as referred to in the panel above and to the left here.

 

“Wonderful Land” Total Preset and Style

The Total Preset can be imported into any instrument but the Style requires the OAA to be activated.

There is also a document about these as indicated in the left panel here plus a recording of the song using the Total Preset and Style as indicated in the above panel here.

 

The Wersi Classical Pipe Organ

Sets of Total Presets providing classical pipe organ sounds. There is also a document explaining the design of pipe organs. (Project expected to be completed February 2013)