Get beyond the terrible green screen key and crap lighting, and the video quickly transitions from being an upbeat retro intro to Surge to digging into Scala files, alternate tunings and non-monotonic controller mapping.… Read More Is Surge The Ultimate Microtonal Synthesizer?
Rich says that the album is a response, in part, to people dealing with the stress of the Coronavirus pandemic.… Read More New Music From Synthesist Robert Rich, ‘Offering To The Morning Fog’
The Lumatone features 275 illuminated, velocity-sensitive hexagonal keys. Each key has an individually programmable MIDI note and LED color, so you can use a variety of scale arrangements and MIDI mappings.… Read More The Lumatone Isomorphic Keyboard Is Designed For Microtonal Music & More
This video captures a performance of a microtonal piece for Dave Smith Instruments OB-6, Geothria.… Read More Tetradecatonic Music On The Dave Smith Instruments OB-6
At Superbooth 2018, Phineas De Thornley Head presented about tuning systems, microtonal tuning systems and how to apply them in a modular context using the Tubbutec µTune module.… Read More Microtonal Tuning & Modular Synthesis
Carlos decided to explore Asymmetric Division of the octave, which allows for scales that are ‘exotic and fresh’, but results in ‘broken’ octaves that are widely out of tune. … Read More The Asymmetric Scales Of Wendy Carlos
Spektro Audio has released CV Toolkit 2.8, an update to their desktop CV generator app that adds microtonal support and more. … Read More CV Toolkit 2.8 Adds Microtonal Support & More
While the instrument’s tone is articulated as a traditional sax, its pitch is controlled via an iPad.… Read More The Infinitone Is The iPad-Controlled Microtonal Saxophone Of The Future