Reactable Mobile iOS Update Integrates Ableton Link

reactable_mobile_screenshotReactable has released a new version of their mobile iOS music app which integrates Ableton Link, a new technology that allows users to connect and synchronize between multiple Link-enabled apps over a wireless network.

Based on their Reactable Live! software, Reactable Mobile is a synthesiser that enables the user to play and process their own sound samples and audio input. Sessions can be loaded and stored, and shared

Reactable Mobile v2.4 also gives users the capability to add new objects to all of his/her tables. This affords the user greater power to create more complex and extensive tables.
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Jay Gilligan Has A New Approach To Beat Juggling

This is a piece of generative music was created by Jay Gilligan, who is an artist who works in the medium of juggling.

He created this Apollo-mission-inspired piece by bringing his juggling skills to the tangible controller blocks of a Reactable table.

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Reactable Celebrates Birthday With Freebies and Sale

reactableReactable Systems is celebrating its fourth anniversary with freebies and a sale:

  • Reactable is offering Reactable mobile for 50% off through March 3
  • They’re also offering Oliver Huntemann’s interactive Reactable album for free during the whole month of March.

Reactable is a performance oriented synthesizer that combines modular synthesis, sampling, digital audio effects and DJing with multitouch control.

Note: Based on the feedback we received on this post, the discounted price and free album have not been made available to some areas and/or some platforms. We’ve verified the info in our post against the Reactable Systems website, so you may want to check back there to see if they update it with more details.

First Reactable Interactive Album Released By Oliver Huntemann

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Reactable Systems has released a interactive album on their interactive music platform.

Reactable Artist Edition: Oliver Huntemann places a range of objects at your disposal:

  • Generate sound with a set of objects including synthesizer, oscillator, sample player and various loop players.
  • Modify generated sounds with a set of effect objects including wave shaper, delay, modulator and filter.
  • Modify other objects parameters with a set of controller objects including sequencer and LFO.
  • Modify the settings of the entire table with a set of global objects including tempo, volume and tonalizer.

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Reactable Mobile Updated To Version 2.0 – Here’s What’s New

Reactable Systems has announced an updated to Reactable Mobile, introducing a new social networking feature, Reactable Community.

Here’s what’s new in Reactable 2.0

  • Direct access to Reactable Community
  • Save and View Performances
  • Direct table upload
  • Table Meta data
  • Brand new menus

Reactable is a performance oriented synthesizer that combines modular synthesis, sampling, digital audio effects and DJing with multitouch control.

Reactable Mobile is $9.99 in the App Store.

Reactable Live – What Makes It An Instrument?

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Reactable’s Martin Kaltenbrunner talks with CDM’s Peter Kirn about the Reactable Live music sequencer & synthesizer.

Is the Reactable a new type of musical instrument? Kaltenbrunner shares his thoughts on this question – and why he thinks that tangible music sequencing is an important new way to create and control music.