Developer Andrew McPherson has announced that TouchKeys – a musical instrument mod that transforms piano-style keyboards into an expressive multi-touch control surface – are now available to order.… Read More TouchKeys Bring New Expression To Traditional Keyboards
Dr. Liza Seigido of the Psyche Electro-Acoustic Opera Company improvises with her custom-built MIDI DanTyBa – a modern take on a traditional Vietnamese string instrument. … Read More Improvising With A Custom MIDI DanTyBad
Synthstrom Audible let us know that pre-orders for their new Deluge all-in-one, stand-alone, portable synthesizer, sequencer and sampler end Nov 25, 2016. The Deluge lets you do grid-style sequencing, using 128 RGB pads; play samples from SD card (up to 32GB); create new sounds with an internal synth engine (FM & subtractive synthesis); control other… Read More Synthstrom Deluge Workstation Pre-Orders End Nov 25
The developers of the PushPull – a sort of squeezebox for electroacoustic music – have collected all their materials documenting the creation of the instrument and made it available to the public for free.… Read More The PushPull Is An Open Source Squeezebox For Electroacoustic Music
This video documents a TEDx Talk by Chagall (Chagall van den Berg) – part of team behind the Mi.Mu MIDI controller gloves. In her talk, she discusses the technical details of the Mi.Mu gloves and mapping gestures to MIDI or OSC controls. She also talks about how she previously worked with traditional MIDI controllers and… Read More Chagall On Performing Electronic Music Using Gestural Control
Polish startup Polyend has announced that the PERC – a MIDI-controlled system for playing acoustic percussion instruments – is now available. All pre-orders have been shipped. The PERC system can be combined with any set of drums to create a robotic virtual drummer, to augment a traditional drum kit or to create live acoustic drumming… Read More Polyend PERC Robotic MIDI Drum System Now Available
Critter & Guitari co-founder Chris Kucinski shared this Organelle patch that they made to remind people to vote. … Read More Critter & Guitari Organelle Get Out The Vote Synth Patch
This video demonstrates the Synth Bike 2.0.… Read More Synth Bike 2.0 Is A Synthesizer On A Bike. What Else Do You Want?