Suitable options for "The brain"
- Low Power,
- 16 bit
- I used it before, awesome documentation for running of battery
- Fairly common(Did I hear Arduino?)
- Possibility to reuse code from Mutable Instruments, Atmegatron, MeeBilp, or Bastl Instuments
- propbly the most powerful
- Some awesome reference like P6 synthesizer
- A synthesizer running linux, IN MY POCKET?!
- Seems to be the way to go for various Synth and MIDI related projects
- MIPS asm is tought at many universities