Free20 v1 – 20 Free OP-1 Synth Patches

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I’ve been creating music on the Teenage Engineering OP-1 since 2017 and in the process I’ve created tons of synth patches. Here’s a collection of twenty of said OP-1 patches. For Free.

2 Cluster engine patches

  • ct_bs_1  (Bass/Chords – Modulated, Low End, Fuzzy, Poly)
  • ct_striano (Chords/Lead – Strings, Piano, Poly)

2 Digital engine patches

  • dg_dstbss (Bass/Lead – Aggressive, Fuzzy, Hard, Legato)
  • dg_wrmpd (Ambient/Chords – Slow attack, Warm, Strings, Poly)

2 Dr. Wave engine patches

  • dr_gltchjmp (Lead – Square, VIbrato, Legato)
  • dr_sprkl (Lead/Chords – Sharp, Bright, Modulated, Poly)

3 DSynth engine patches

  • ds_cdskpchrd (Chords – Fuzzy, Modulated, Broken, Poly)
  • ds_drmaplck (Lead – Pluck, Stacatto, Reverb, Poly)
  • ds_fzydream (Chords – Modulated, Warm, Worn In, Poly)

7 FM engine patches

  • fm_80spoly (Chords/Lead – Warm, Upright Piano, Poly)
  • fm_flutrbss (Bass – Fuzzy, Wobbly, Legato)
  • fm_fngrbss (Bass – Warm, Low End, Finger Bass, Legato)
  • fm_lnggrwl (Chords – Fuzzy, Long Release, Poly)
  • fm_mzkbx (Chords – Electric Piano, Medium Release, Poly)
  • fm_wbbltape1 (Chords – Warm, Worn Down, Poly)
  • fm_wbbltape2 (Chords – Warm, Worn Down, Poly)

2 Phase engine patches

  • ps_kitty (Chords – Wavy, Organ, Modulated, Poly)
  • ps_trembss (Bass – Rev up, Fuzzy, Modulated, Mono)

1 String engine patches

  • sn_fdedghstld (Chords/Lead – Faded Tape, Choir, Cold, Poly)

1 Voltage engine patches

  • vt_mzkbxdly (Chords – Music Box, Delay, Pluck, Poly)

Instructions for loading custom OP-1 synth patches:

  1. Unzip download folder
  2. Connect OP-1 via USB cable to a computer
  3. Power OP-1 on
  4. Hold Shift + Com on OP-1
  5. Hit the Track 3 button and Enter Disk Mode on OP-1
  6. Once the OP-1 shows up as a disk on your computer, open up the main directory
  7. Inside the OP-1 directory, you should see 4 folders (album, drum, synth, and tape)
  8. Drag the unzipped download folder into the “synth” folder located in OP-1’s main directory
  9. Eject OP-1 from computer once transfer completes
  10. Wait for OP-1 to create synth patches upon boot up
  11. Once OP-1 is booted up, hit the blue wavey synth button
  12. Hold shift + 1 (in) to load synth engine menu and BT_FREE20 should now appear


20 Free Synth Patch Presets for the Teenage Engineering OP-1 created by Brad Tennant. Be sure to tag @brad.tennant on Instagram.- I’d love to hear what you create!

*You’ll receive a link to download a zip file after you checkout* (file size: 819.0 KB)