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Finally isolated this sound effect. All I want is to learn to additively synthesize it.

Should be easy-peasy, right? If it was just an image, and I wanted to produce it procedurally, I'd be done by now.

(Before anyone asks, this is a build of Audacity from *before* they went evil.)

Noteworthy characteristics:
- multiple tones (I count 32!)
- pitch rises then drops, like doppler
- through kind of a... staccato?
- waveform's something punchy
- noise sprinkled on top?

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I bet the noise is just my failure to fully isolate it.

@rezmason Looks like the various tones have tremolo with independent phase. Might be easier to try to subtractively synthesize one of the many times here then layer many notes together with pitch and amplification curves.

@evan Yes! Honestly I think I mixed up additive and subtractive synthesis. 😅 I'm strumbling through strange lands

@rezmason It's reasonably likely the technique here is subtractive (with multiple voices). Additive synthesis per se is pretty uncommon.

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