Apple Bringing Audio Unit Plugins To iOS

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Buried in the deluge of developer announcements that Apple made at their World Wide Developer Conference yesterday was an interesting development for iOS mobile music making: Audio Unit Extensions.

Here’s what Apple has to say about Audio Unit Extensions: Continue reading

strng Physical Modeling String Synthesizer For iOS

Developer Erik Sigth has introduced Strng – a iOS string synthesiser, inspired by the Karplus-Strong algorithm.

In Karplus-Strong synthesis, an exciter impulse – like a burst of noise – is looped through a filtered delay line. This model can be used to simulate the way sounds resonate within some types of instruments.  Continue reading

Free iMPC Pro Update Adds Loop Slicing & Time Stretching

impc-proAkai Professional and Retronyms have a free update to iMPC Pro – their MPC workstation app for iPad – that adds two major new features: Loop Slicing and Time Stretching.

Here are the updates in iMPC Pro, Version 1.3:

  • Added Slice Loop mode to the Editor.
  • Added support for sliced loops on pads.
  • Added support for sliced loops from the Content Store.
  • Added “Paste All” — now you can paste entire folders from AudioCopy with one tap.
  • Fixed CloudSeeder “latest” feed.
  • Various bug fixes.
  • Improved integration with Content Store.

Here’s the official video intro: Continue reading