Arturia Intros Farfisa V Organ

arturia-farfisa-screenArturia has introdued Farfisa V, a software recreation of the Farfisa Compact Deluxe, with some additional features from the Duo Compact series.

The new virtual organ, for Mac & Windows, uses physical modeling to emulate the original. Arturia says that they modeled the real behavior of each component, right down to the transistors, oscillators, filters and built-in effects.


  • Physical modeling of the dual-manual Farfisa Compact Deluxe plus pedals
  • Upper manual, lower manual and bass pedal sections
  • Selectable bass key range to cover 1 or 2 octaves
  • Bass Sharp/Soft control to change tone of bass section from Flute to Strings
  • Percussion section with adjustable decay times
  • Includes classic stompbox-type modeled effects
  • Simple drag-and-drop to change FX order
  • Guitar amp simulator output for vintage live sound
  • Convolution reverb with custom classic spring reverbs
  • Sync – allows tremolo to match host computer tempo
  • Repeat Sync – allows Repeater to match host computer tempo
  • Individual voice tuning
  • ToneDraw: Additive/wave draw sliders
  • Selectable bass waveform with 4-pole resonant filter
  • User waveform with additive synthesis and wavedrawing modes
  • Upper Attack and release envelopes
  • ‘Knee lever’ for tone / wah control via expression pedal, mod wheel or aftertouch
  • Polyphonic or Paraphonic operation

Pricing and Availability:

Farfisa V is available now (AAX-, AU-, VST2-, and VST3-compatible) as a boxed version from Arturia dealers, or online as a download directly from Arturia, for €199.00 EUR/$199.00 USD. Farfisa V is also included in Arturia’s V Collection 5 bundle.

3 thoughts on “Arturia Intros Farfisa V Organ

  1. Looking forward to trying this. Physically modelled and not sampled has meant, for their other emulations, a greater chance to mangle the sound.

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