BeatStep Pro Updated With ‘Wait To Load Pattern’, Pattern Chaining & More


Arturia has released a free update to the BeatStep Pro that adds user-requested features, making it, according to the company, ‘more powerful than ever’:

  • The sequencer has been enhanced with quantized pattern launch and pattern chains;
  • Parameters can now be edited for all steps at once; and
  • An improved song position algorithm keeps BeatStep Pro synchronized at all times.

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Zaquencer Multichannel Step Sequencer Updated

ZAQ Audio has announced that the Zaquencer – custom firmware for the Behringer BCR2000 that turns it into a multi-channel step sequencer – has been updated.

The Zaquencer is a custom firmware for the Behringer BCR2000 that will turn it into a standalone  MIDI step sequencer. Developer Christian Stöcklmeier explains that the Zaquencer is not a preset but a new operating system for your BCR2000, effectively turning it into “a whole different device.” No PC is needed for operation after the initial firmware upload.
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