Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.0 is available beginning today. The first version 2.0 of any Spectrasonics instrument, the updated Omnisphere features a host of new synthesis capabilities and includes thousands of new sounds. Omnisphere 2 includes what company founder Eric Persing calls the “most-requested” Omnisphere feature: audio import for user-created sound sources, along with new synthesis capabilities… Read More Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.0 Now Available
It’s all right. Virtual instrument and sample library-maker ILIO has announced EDM Eclipse: Solar. This collection of 130 new patches for Spectrasonics’ Omnisphere is the counterpart and contrast to ILIO’s sister collection EDM Eclipse: Lunar. As described by its creators, Solar is “geared for adrenalin-inducing power using hard-hitting synths, sick basses, leads, pads, SFX, and… Read More Here Comes The Sun! EDM Eclipse: Solar For Omnisphere
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-YGrxjGQp8 Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via reader Hani Debbache, features the Korg Monotribe & Dave Smith Instruments Tetr4, with support from Spectrasonics OmniSphere.
In honor of the anniversary of Bob Moog’s 78th birthday, Spectrasonics has released 78 new Omnisphere patches for the Bob Moog Tribute Library. The new ‘birthday’ patches were created by Spectrasonics founder Eric Persing. With the new patches, the tribute library now features over 800 sounds for Omnisphere.
Spectrasonics has released a major new version of Omnisphere, which includes a new interactive interface called “The Orb” and many additions to the synthesis engine and user interface. Here’s what’s new: New “Orb” ‘circular sound manipulation’ interface with Motion Recording and “Dice” button for infinite variations and one-touch sound customization Expanded Synthesis capabilities: Harmonia: New zoom… Read More Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 Now Available – Here’s What’s New
Spectrasonics has released Omni TR (Touch Remote) – a free app that’s designed to turn an iPad into a performance-oriented, remote control surface for Spectrasonics Omnisphere software synthesizer, running on a Mac or Windows PC. Omni TR offers wireless two-way communication, multi-touch patch selection, remote browsing and editing of Patches and Multis, and an control… Read More Omni TR, An iPad Remote For Spectrasonics Omnisphere, Now Available
At the 2011 NAMM Show, Spectrasonics announced and demonstrated Omnisphere 1.5, the latest version of the company’s flagship synthesizer. Omnisphere 1.5 includes a new interactive interface called “The Orb”, which offers real-time synthesis manipulation capabilities, along with many deeply expanded additions to the synthesis engine and user interface. The update also includes many important user-requested features… Read More Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 – Here’s What’s New
Free Music: Check out this very nice live virtual instrument improvisation by Lyle Mays (Pat Metheny Group) and world-class drummer Alex Acuña (Weather Report). Mays lays down an improvisation with the Acoustic Bass from Trilian Total Bass Module and Omnisphere – both triggered in real-time from a MIDI’ed Grand Piano. The jam is available as… Read More Lyle Mays’ Spectrasonics Jam Session