Music Technology
MIDISpeak kit – Speak-n-Spell talking toy MIDI retrofit


We covered this Speak-n-Spell kit awhile back, but there’s a new video and more info on the site, looks like a great kit to bring new life to a an old favorite toy… The sound samples are rad… –

Talking Toy MIDI Retrofit


  • Use MIDI to trigger thousands of sounds–words, word fragments, garbled speech, percussion and bizarre sound effects.
  • Works with Speak & Spell, Speak & Read, Speak & Math, and non-English versions.
  • Use toy’s headphone jack or speaker for audio output.
  • Easy installation. Free technical support.

MIDISpeak kit – Speak-n-Spell talking toy MIDI retrofit – [via] – Link & video.


  • Also check out the new Highly_Liquid blog… – Link.

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