Yamaha Soundmondo Sound Sharing Site Now Compatible With Android Devices

2016 NAMM Show: At the NAMM Show, Yamaha announced some updates to Soundmondo, its social media site for synth patch sharing.

Soundmondo lets you connect your synth to the Internet, via Web MIDI, for patch sharing and more.

Yamaha’s Nate Tschetter gave us an update on Soundmondo: Continue reading

Free Online Roland Boutique JU-06 Editor/Patch Librarian


Breadandbuttersounds, which recently introduced an online Roland Boutique JP-08 Editor/Patch librarian, has announced a similar web-based patch editor for the Roland Boutique JU-06.

The editor uses the Web MIDI API, so it requires a web browser that supports it. Chrome is recommended.  Continue reading

Yamaha Debuts Soundmondo, A ‘Social Sound-Sharing’ Site For Synths

yamaha-soundmondoYamaha has launched Soundmondo – a new website for Yamaha keyboard owners to share and find synth patches.

Initially, Soundmondo supports the recently introduced Yamaha Reface line of mini keyboards.

‘Soundmondo is social sound-sharing for synthesizers,’ says Nate Tschetter, marketing manager, Music Production, Yamaha Corporation of America. ‘Back in the day, synthesizers had patch sheets where sound re-creation was a manual process of duplicating settings from a printed diagram. Soundmondo instantly sends the sound to your instrument and visually shows you how to re-create it.’ Continue reading