Korg USA today announced Module for iPad, a new app that turns an iPad into a mobile sound module.
Korg Module features five dedicated sound engines, a set list function with PDF image score viewer and music player, and the ability to record performances and share them via SoundCloud.
The engines feature technology that was developed for Korg’s keyboard workstations and synthesizers, including: Acoustic Piano, Electric Piano, Clav, Organ, and Multi.
Here’s the video intro for Korg Module:
In addition to the standard modules, two expansion modules will be available: Synthogy Premium Concert Grand Piano and Wurley Electric Piano.
Here are audio demos of Korg Module in action:
- 90 programs
- Five modules
- Acoustic Piano
- Electric Piano
- Master Effects
- Modulation effect
- Ambience effect
- Usable simultaneously
- Play using an external MIDI keyboard
- Program change
- The damper pedal can be used to switch the rotary speed
- Virtual MIDI
- MIDI over Bluetooth
- Usable in Gadget as five types of Gadget
- Set List Functionality
- Change programs for each song you perform
- View images or PDF scores
- Use the internal camera to capture memos, etc.
- Edit text to create memos
- Load text files
- Load and play songs from the library of the Music app
- Adjust the playback speed of songs
- MIDI Player
- Load and play Standard MIDI Files
- Audio Recording
- Upload to SoundCloud
- Upload to Dropbox
- Export to Mac/PC via iTunes file sharing
- Velocity Curve
- Dynamics can be varied by your playing on a MIDI keyboard
- Inter-App Audio
- Audiobus 2 support
iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Air, iPad mini 2, Fourth-generation iPad, Third-generation iPad, iPad 2, iPad mini
Devices and approximate polyphony
- iPad Air 2: 72 voices
- iPad Air, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2: 64 voices
- Fourth-generation iPad: 48 voices
- Third-generation iPad, iPad 2, iPad mini: 32 voices
Note: Polyphony will depend on the sounds and on the latency setting. Korg recommends using the latest model of iPad. Korg recommends using with a device with high storage capacity.
Expansion Sound Libraries:
- SYNTHOGY Ivory Mobile Grand : 2GB
- KORG Wurley Electric Piano : 120MB
Korg Module is available now for US $29.99 in the App Store.