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Open Mic: What's the Best Software Synth?


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Each week we open our mic to readers and lurkers alike to come out of the woodwork and tell us your thoughts and opinion, your experiences and mistakes, what you love and what you hate. We want to hear from you, and here’s your chance.

I first played with synthesizers in the 80s. They were expensive machines with only a few notes of polyphony. It's great we can do all that and more in software today. What do you think is the best software synth, and why?