Galbanum Announces Synth Expansion Line

Galbanum has introduced the Piscis Rapture Expansion for Cakewalk Rapture.

Galbanum’s Synth Expansion Line products are downloadable collections of professionally designed presets and resources for industry-leading virtual synths. Galbanum’s Piscis Rapture Expansion is the first of this series and focuses on lush ambient pads, evolving atmospheres, and novel textures developed for Cakewalk’s Rapture synthesizer.

Abstraction 02 content is suitable for Tech House, Electro House, Minimal House, Minimal Techno, Minimal Trance, Progressive House, Deep House, Progressive Trance, DnB and Breaks, Ambient and Chill Out, Glitch Hop, Trip Hop, Electronica and IDM, Left Field, Abstract Rock, Film and Game Scoring, Sound FX, and any other cross-genre music style that successfully borrows from these influences.


  • Over 1GB of new content 1,652 files in total
  • 250 new meticulously designed presets for Rapture and Rapture LE
  • 1,402 new resources


  • All 250 Piscis presets are based exclusively on 1GB of new custom resources designed to compliment Rapture’s Expression Engine
  • Piscis includes 61 special “Spectrum Sample” SFZ instruments which stretch across eight octaves and consist of perfectly diffuse band-limited spectrums made up of over 2,000 voices each
  • Piscis includes 50 velocity cross-faded multi-waveform SFZ instruments which allow velocity dependent shifting and morphing of timbre without even using filters
  • Piscis includes 80 custom 65,536 point LFO waveforms which allow complex fractal-like LFO shapes that cause modulations to morph between slow shifting and fast FM-like behavior
  • Piscis was developed for Rapture version 1.1 or later and makes extensive use of the its new features including new filter modes, new DSP transforms, new signal routing, tempo-synched envelopes, 64bit waveforms, and more
  • Piscis makes extensive use of the modulation matrix, continuous controller assignments, velocity sensitivity, dynamic envelopes, SFZ definitions, and other techniques to produce incredibly expressive and dynamic presets which encourage performance, inspire creativity, and enhance usability


The Piscis Rapture Expansion is priced at $59.95 and is available here.

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