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Review: Faded Instruments Blumen und Pflanzen, Ghost Tones and Slimer FM

Price Blumen und Pflanzen £15 Ghost Tones Free Slimer FM £7 Contact Faded Instruments Native Instruments’ Reaktor is a capable though complex audio workstation. Its toolbox of prebuilt components coupled with its ability to run custom processing code and algorithms makes it a seriously powerful piece of kit and, by allowing anybody to try their … Continue reading Review: Faded Instruments Blumen und Pflanzen, Ghost Tones and Slimer FM

Inside the Guthman prize’s take on future instruments – and you’ve still got time to apply

For the first time ever, the prize that celebrates the future of musical instrument tech is fully online and global. Here’s a look at why that matters – and yeah, if you’re thinking of applying, you just got an extension to this Thursday. The post Inside the Guthman prize’s take on future instruments – and … Continue reading Inside the Guthman prize’s take on future instruments – and you’ve still got time to apply

Native Instruments new Maschine+ is a standalone production system

The music tech community was rife with speculation today after a leaked photo of a new Native Instruments groovebox surfaced online. The brand has now confirmed it to be the Maschine+, an entirely standalone workstation that will offer a creative and versatile workflow without the need for a laptop. Those familiar with the Maschine workflow … Continue reading Native Instruments new Maschine+ is a standalone production system

Watch these makers of hybrid physical-digital music instruments – a talk from Ableton Loop

Imagining a future of instruments now can involve combinations of electronics, voltage, computation, and the physical. Grab a virtual seat at this talk from Ableton Loop for more. The post Watch these makers of hybrid physical-digital music instruments – a talk from Ableton Loop appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Cremona Quartet gives you access to four historic string instruments

Virtual instrument maker e-instruments has expanded on its Stradivari Violin instrument for Kontakt with the introduction of Cremona Quartet, which samples four more historic instruments from the Museo Del Violino. The pack includes two violins, a viola and a cello, which were sampled from a Stradivari violin, a Guarneri violin, an Amati viola and a … Continue reading Cremona Quartet gives you access to four historic string instruments

The Guthman competition is looking for futuristic instruments – and you can apply

It’s what The Guardian called the “Pulitzer of the new instrument world.” There are paid commissions and star judges. And this year is different, because (of course) the whole event goes online. Welcome to the 2021 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition. The post The Guthman competition is looking for futuristic instruments – and you can apply … Continue reading The Guthman competition is looking for futuristic instruments – and you can apply