MIDI Controllers

MIDI Controllers

eyoControl 1.5 MIDI Controller For iPad (Update)

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The Continuum Meets SampleWiz Via MIDI (Or How To Use A $5000 Controller To Play A $10 App)

Synthesist Richard Lainhart, who’s also Jordan Rudess‘s ‘technical guru’, demonstrates how a controller like the Haken Continuum can be used to control the upcoming version of SampleWiz. Using the Continuum allows for polyphonic control of Samplewiz along three axes (left to right, forward and back, and pressure). The video demonstrates the value of building on [...]

Facial Control For Music Revisited

Remember FaceOSC – the app that lets you use the facial ‘gestures’ to control music apps? Peter Kirn shared another example of facial synth control yesterday, embedded above, which captures some experiments by FreeKa Tet. If that doesn’t make you want to give up trying to look cool with a keytar and take up facial synth [...]

What Is The Syntheshredder?

What Is The Syntheshredder? Designer Jesse Chorng thought it would be cool to combine skateboarding and sound synthesis. So he’s building The Syntheshredder. It’s a 20ft diameter skate bowl that will house sensors embedded under the surface. These will then be routed to a series of hardware instruments as well as custom software that will [...]

The Future Of iOS Music

Since we posted last week about the Open Music App Collaboration Manifesto - a call to iOS music developers to push ahead with inter-app collaboration features – there has been an explosion of discussion and development. We noted developer Rob Fielding’s thoughts on best practices for iOS MIDI instruments yesterday. There also an active developer discussion going on [...]

MIDI Instruments On iOS (Best Practices)

Earlier in the week, we reported on the Open Music App Collaboration Manifesto – a call to iOS music developers to push ahead with inter-app collaboration feature. The Manifesto defines a set of best practices that should help make the user experience as great as possible for people who want run music apps in parallel. One [...]

Avid Intros M-Audio Keystation Mini 32

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Konkreet Performer Updated – Now Even More Insane!

Konkreet Labs has announced an update to Konkreet Performer – their bizarro control surface for the iPad. Konkreet Performer is even more insane – adding Inertia control. Inertia will give you new behaviour when: dragging the object pulls the nodes according to inertia using snapshots or jump mode sets a target to which the object [...]

New MIDIBridge For iOS Lets You Connect & Route Hardware & Software MIDI

Developer Audeonic Apps has introduced MidiBridge – a utility that interconnects all MIDI interfaces (external and network) on an iOS device. Supported external interfaces include Line 6 Midi Mobilizer I and Midi Mobilizer II, IK Multimedia iRig MIDI and all other CoreMIDI devices that are compatible with iOS via the USB camera kit on iPad. [...]

Can Your Gear Pass This Test?

DJ Tech Tools dropped one of their MIDI Fighter Pro MIDI controllers off of a 3-story building to see if it would survive. As you can probably guess by the fact that they shared the video, the MIDI Fighter came out its structural integrity and full functionality intact. Can you think of many other pieces [...]

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