Virtual Instruments

Virtual Instruments

Mikrosonic RD3 HD Groovebox Turns Android Tablets Into Virtual Music Studio

Mikrosonic has released RD3 HD – Groovebox – an app that turns a Honeycomb Android Tablet into a virtual music studio: RD3 HD – Groovebox is an audio application designed for Android tablets that is easy to use. It combines two 303-style synthesizers, a drum machine with different drum kits and three audio effects. Musical Features: [...]

The Open Music App Collaboration Manifesto

Rolf Wöhrman, developer of the NLogPoly Synth line of iOS apps, has posted an  Open Music App Collaboration Manifesto, calling on iOS music developers to push ahead with inter-app collaboration features: This is a doc about how iOS apps should use MIDI while running on same device. It provides a set of best practices which [...]

Rhythm Studio R3 Update Details – Here’s What’s Coming

Pulse Code has announced plans for the next version of Rhythm Studio – a virtual studio for the iPad. Here’s what’s on the way…… New Features in R3: Optimized Mixer that fits on one screen. The mixer has been optimized to fit on one screen which allows for better control but also gives us more [...]

Hammond Organ For iOS, Pocket Organ C3B3, Gets CoreMIDI Support

Pocket Organ C3B3 – a musical keyboard application for iPhone/iPod touch that simulates the Hammond Organ – has been updated to version 1.4. New in Pocket Organ C3B3 1.4: CoreMIDI & MIDI Mobilizer support minor & Major pentatonic scale minor & Major blues scaled keys Pocket Organ C3B3 is a musical keyboard application for iPhone/iPod [...]

New iPad Drum Machine – D-Pad

MyElectronica has introduced a new iPad drum machine – D-Pad: D-Pad is an old-school style Drum Machine exclusively made for the iPad. It brings you a simple and easy to use instrument to create drum rhythms in an instant. With D-Pad, you are able to create new sequences, play with patterns, have a full overview [...]

Virtual TR-909 Coming To Rhythm Studio (Sneak Preview)

Pulse Code says that they ‘have been working non-stop with the first major update’ to Rhythm Studio. Included in the update will be a virtual drum machine that looks to be inspired by the Roland TR-909, the DR-9. No release date has been announced for the Rhythm Studio update, yet.

Rhythm Studio For iOS Review

disc-chord offers his take on Pulse Code’s new Rhythm Studio – a virtual techno studio for iOS. Rhythm Studio includes a virtual Roland TR-808 drum machine, TB-303 synthesizer, sample based synthesizer, XY style control pad, and mixer with FX. Features: Dynamic workspace full of awesome audio gear Intuitive pinch, double tap navigation Robust pattern and [...]

TableDrum – Uses ‘Augmented Audio’ To Turn Anything Into A Drum Kit

Simon Pettersson sent word on TableDrum – a new iOS app that uses ‘augmented audio’ to turn anything into a drum kit: We have developed an Augmented Audio mobile application/music instrument that is really one of a kind and is available on the App Store. Here is a demo video on how the app works! [...]

Free Ableton Live Instrument – The Whoosh Machine

Reader Taylor Martyr sends word of a new free Ableton Live instrument, The Whoosh Machine: Hello! We’ve been visiting this site religiously for years, now we finally have some cool free goodies to offer the Synthtopia community: Introducing the Whoosh Machine FREE Ableton Live Instrument by Sonic Faction. It can be downloaded for free from [...]

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