Wintergatan Performs ‘All Was Well’ With DIY Music Box and Hybrid Modular Synth/Violin

Swedish Band Wintergatan shared a new video featuring two new custom electroacoustic instruments. The instruments, created by Wintergatan’s Martin Molin, include: The Music Box – a electro-mechanical music box that uses a punched strip to sequence the notes; and The Modulin – a hybrid modular synthesizer violin. The video captures a live performance, filmed in on take,… Read More Wintergatan Performs ‘All Was Well’ With DIY Music Box and Hybrid Modular Synth/Violin

New App Turns Your iOS Device Into A Physically Modeled Virtual Violin, Cello & More

Developer Matthias Demoucron let us know about FingerFiddle, a new virtual string instrument that’s designed to let you play with the same level of control and expressivity as with a violin. The video preview, above, features FingerFiddle being used to play the Sarabande from Bach’s Cello Suite #1. “Being an experienced violinist, I wanted to play with a virtual… Read More New App Turns Your iOS Device Into A Physically Modeled Virtual Violin, Cello & More

Audiomodern Intros ModulARPS 2 | Twisted Modular Goodness

Audiomodern has introduced ModulARPS 2 | Twisted Modular Goodness, their second volume of loop-based instruments for NI Kontakt, WAV, & AIFF. ModulARPS 2 features a wide array of sequenced loops, divided into (13) folders, including Bass, Beats, Melodies, Music, Noises, Rhythms. All loops have been created using a large modular synthesizer and various analogue effect units. Here’s their… Read More Audiomodern Intros ModulARPS 2 | Twisted Modular Goodness