Intellijel Metropolis Sequencer Now Shipping

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Intellijel has announced that its new Metropolis Eurorack step sequencer is now shipping.

The Metropolis is a unique and powerful musical sequencer inspired by the Ryk M-185 (a Roland System 100m format sequencer.) but with many additional enhancements and functions.

Here’s a demo of the Metropolis in action: Continue reading

The Well-Sequenced Synthesizer

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The Well-Sequenced Synthesizer is a series of sequencers that are designed to be physical interfaces to play with traditional music theory.

The sequencers were created by Luisa Pereira, a research fellow at NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program.

The Counterpointer, below, is a cross between an electronic arpeggiator and a baroque music rule book. It takes a melody input and responds with voices that follow the rules of counterpoint: Continue reading