This series of videos, via John Moriarty, looks at the physics behind musical tunings, microtonal tuning, just intonation, temperament and more.
Cakewalk has updated Z3TA+ for iPad, adding Scala Tuning support, user waves and more.
Here’s what’s new in Z3TA+ 1.3: Continue reading
This video is a sneak preview of a new Rack Extension by Ochen K that’s designed to make it easy to create microtonal music in Propellerhead Reason. Continue reading
Xen-Arts has released Xen-FMTS 2 – a free microtonal synthesizer for Windows.
Xen-FMTS 2 is a 4 Operator FM Synthesis VSTi with a specialized set of features for computer musicians interested in exploring the possibilities of making music with alternative intonation systems
It is a freeware 32-bit plugin instrument for Windows that includes 115 patches, 55 microtunings and 56 partials files. Continue reading
Possible Worlds Volume Two is a free album that explores the world of contemporary microtonal/xenharmonic music and sound art from around the world. Continue reading
Developer Szymon Kaliski let us know that MicroTones – a microtonal synthesizer for iOS – has been updated to version 1.2. The new version is a completely rewritten application, featuring full support for new devices (including iPhone 5 and iPad mini), improved engine, new interface and background audio.
Here’s what’s new in Microtones 1.2
He has also released OSynth – a free microtonal synth for Mac & WIndows. The Microtone can be used as a tablet controller interface for playing OSynth.
Here’s a demo of The Microtone in action: Continue reading