VAXMIDI Is Like The IKEA Of High End, Open-Source MIDI Keyboards

Infinite Response has announced that it is now taking orders on a the first-run of its new VAXMIDI keyboard controller. The VAXMIDI is the successor to the VAX77, considered by some to be the finest MIDI controller ever. It featured polyphonic aftertouch, hi-res velocity, release velocity and a host of other capabilities. Unfortunately, it was very expensive to manufacture and… Read More VAXMIDI Is Like The IKEA Of High End, Open-Source MIDI Keyboards

TB MIDI Stuff Updated With Polyphonic Aftertouch

TB MIDI Stuff – a modular MIDI & OSC control surface for iPad and iPhone/iPod Touch – has been updated with support for polyphonic aftertouch and more. Here’s what’s new in TB MIDI Stuff 2.2.1: New Features: Polyphonic Aftertouch on Keyboard Controls Input Range for Accelerometer/Gyroscope on Sliders & XY Pads New Variable Touch Message on Drum… Read More TB MIDI Stuff Updated With Polyphonic Aftertouch

New TouchKeys Keyboard Mod Meets Classic CS-80 Synth Sounds

We recently covered a new Kickstarter project that promises to add multi-touch expression to existing keyboards, TouchKeys. The TouchKeys are capacitive sensor overlays which attach securely to the surface of they keys of instruments with standard keyboards. When you play, the sensors measure the position and contact area of your fingers in real time. This… Read More New TouchKeys Keyboard Mod Meets Classic CS-80 Synth Sounds