Carlos decided to explore Asymmetric Division of the octave, which allows for scales that are ‘exotic and fresh’, but results in ‘broken’ octaves that are widely out of tune. … Read More The Asymmetric Scales Of Wendy Carlos
Disting mk4 Firmware v4.4 adds a new Programmable Quantizer algorithm, using Scala scale files, and adds Scala support to the MIDI/CV algorithm.… Read More Disting mk4 Firmware v4.4 Adds Microtonal Quantizing
Spektro Audio has released CV Toolkit 2.8, an update to their desktop CV generator app that adds microtonal support and more. … Read More CV Toolkit 2.8 Adds Microtonal Support & More
While the instrument’s tone is articulated as a traditional sax, its pitch is controlled via an iPad.… Read More The Infinitone Is The iPad-Controlled Microtonal Saxophone Of The Future
Synthesist and composer Robert Rich is the subject of a new short documentary by composer Dean De Benedictis.… Read More New Documentary Explores The Music & Ideas Of Synthesist Robert Rich
Xen-Arts has introduced IVOR2, a major update to their free Ivor microtonal virtual analog synthesizer for Linux & WIndows. IVOR2 is designed to be microtonal sound-designer’s virtual analog synthesizer, with a workflow tailored to microtonal synthesis. It’s also designed to be an educational tool for learning about subtractive sound synthesis and musical instrument intonation (microtuning and xenharmonics).