Dave Smith’s Synthesizer First Steps
“I wanted a sequencer to go with the Minimoog and the Moog ones were too expensive.
So I just built it for my own use. Then I realized, maybe other people might want to have one, too. Sequential sold a grand total of four!” (KeyboardMag: http://bit.ly/2b96TeM )
Godfather of MIDI/ Prophet 5 guru Dave Smith recalls creating his first ever commercially available electronic music machine the Sequential (in 1974).