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MachFive 3 | IRCAM Granular Synthesis

Another demo from MOTU’s Matt LaPoint to demonstrate MachFive 3‘s IRCAM-based granular synthesis engine by applying simple, yet effective, granular techniques to the main Star Wars theme.  

MachFive 3 | IRCAM pitch-shifting & time-stretching

An intuitive demo from MOTU’s Matt LaPoint to demonstrate the quality and depth of MachFive 3‘s IRCAM-based audio pitch-shifting and time-stretching capabilities, from one-bar loops to full-length mixes. In the video : the iconic Star Wars theme used as example.  

MachFive 3 | Update to version 3.1.2

MachFive 3, the full version of UVI Workstation, is updated to v.3.1.2.   Introduction of numerous enhancements • Enhanced scripting support • Improved streaming with looped samples • Minor user interface enhancements • Improved handling of MachFive 1 presets • Improved handling of keygroup velocity/key fades • Better compatibility with MagicMouse and Trackpad • Added

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MachFive 3 | Update to version 3.1

MachFive 3.1 update includes new effects, new script processors, and fixes compatibility issues.   To give you a quick overview, MachFive’s new SparkVerb™ reverb module, as the meaning of the name, will inspire your production sensibilities with a fresh approach to synthetic reverb. From stratospheric choruses, to lush ambiances, and to resonant unisons, SparkVerb gives

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MachFive 3 | Review from Pro Tools Expert (formerly the AIR Users Blog)

Awarded in January 2012 as the Pro Tools Expert (ProTools tips, tricks & training) Editors Choice, MachFive 3 keeps on proving its rich and powerful capabilities. Here below a full review posted on this blog.   MOTU MachFive 3 – Pro Tools Expert review December 12th, 2011     These days it seems every man

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MachFive 3 | MusicTech Choice Award

Beside two precious awards mentioned in the “MachFive 3 | Awards are rolling in” article, published on January 2012 : – the Keybuy Award from Keyboard Magazine – the Editors Choice Award from the Air Users Blog this month, MachFive 3 continues to win another one from the very popular MusicTech Magazine : the MusicTech

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MachFive 3 | MOTU updates to v3.0.2

MOTU has updated MachFive to version 3.0.2.   Version 3.0.2 provides the following new features: – Support for 64-bit VST operation on Mac OS X. – Enhanced IRCAM time-stretching algorithms with improved preservation of transients to produce even better overall results. – New Refresh feature in the Devices list (see below). – New support for looping in

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MachFive 3 | Awards are rolling in

MachFive 3 is out and awards are coming in, along with praise filled with words like astounding, unbeatable, tremendous and unparalleled. Keyboard Magazine, one of the most respected music technology publications out there, is so impressed they just gave MachFive 3 their Key Buy award, saying that “…no other sampler better integrates synthesizer functions.” Could

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MachFive 3 | IRCAM Granular Synthesis Overview

MachFive 3 introduces several new kind of synthesis. Granular Synthesis is one of them, developed in partnership with the IRCAM research institute in Paris. In the video example below, one audio sample taken from a violin and one rhythmic loop from MOTU Ethno 2 are used. The various parameters are tweaked revealing the variety of sonic textures

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MachFive 3

MachFive 3 has been released almost 2 months ago. It is a very important step for us and shows the progress which has been made on the UVI Engine during all those years. One nice addition is the scripting support based on the Lua language which allows for a complete customization of instruments regarding both

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