ROLI has shared an extensive series of videos, embedded below, that make up a complete introduction to the Seaboard RISE multidimensional MIDI controller.
Air Craft has released AC Sabre, a new gestural MIDI controller that’s designed to spontaneous, physical & expressive. “Modern synths have dozens of dimensions of tweakability,” notes creator Hari Karam Singh. “It’s always frustrated me that there weren’t better methods for taking advantage of this sonic versatility.”
The controllers offer custom integration with Bitwig, Cubase, Digital Performer, FL Studio, GarageBand, Logic, Nuendo, Reaper, Reason, Sonar and Studio One. … Read More Nektar Intros Impact LX49+ & LX61+ Keyboard Controllers
Faderfox has introduced the UC44 Fader Box – a suitcase-style universal MIDI controller. The controller has 8 push-encoders, each with a 2-digit-display, 16 faders (60mm) and 35 buttons. The encoders (with detents) are switchable to 32 groups, which allows it to control a total amount of 512 control parameters.
Axel Bluhme’s XOXX Composer is a tangible beat sequencer that uses magnets stuck to wheels to sequence cyclical rhythms. XOXX Composer features eight rotating discs, so eight sound samples can be sequenced at one time. Each disc is quantized into 16 steps. Below each disc there is a physical interface for pitch tuning and volume output. Here’s a demo of… Read More XOXX Composer Is ‘A Music Box For The Digital Era’
At the 2016 Summer NAMM Show, startup company Amelia’s Compass introduced the ControllerHub 8 – a device that lets you connect up to 8 expression pedals and foot switches and create your own custom MIDI pedal board. Company co-founder Steven Christensen gave us an overview and demo at the show.
ContinuuCon, the First Continuum Fingerboard Conference, took place June 9–11, 2016 in Asheville, NC. The event focused on the Haken Audio Continuum – a highly expressive music synthesizer and controller – and featured concerts, workshops, lectures and more. Speakers included: Dr. Lippold Haken, inventor of the Continuum; and Edmund Eagan, developer of the Continuum’s synthesis engine EaganMatrix.… Read More ContinuuCon – The Continuum Fingerboard Conference
This series of videos covers the features of the Future Retro 512 Touch Keyboard.