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by elmosexwhistle
Mon Oct 16, 2006 11:24 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Can VSTi's be played in realtime?
Replies: 24
Views: 3084

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asio directx full duplex, set to a buffer of 512 will get you near enough 0 latency on playing softsynths...for actually playing in audio with vst effects and monitoring in real time, im afraid ur gonna have to get a better soundcard with full asio support, i switch between full duplex (more stable)...
by elmosexwhistle
Mon Oct 09, 2006 8:52 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: App for converting SF2 to WAV or similar?
Replies: 12
Views: 8132

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there are quite a few free soundfont player vst's out there, i've never used them myself but i'm guessing they do the job, just google it...also, remember Kontakt and Halion can import soundfont files...x
by elmosexwhistle
Mon Oct 09, 2006 4:30 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Strings
Replies: 6
Views: 1045

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garritan is good...synful orchestra is also good...edirol orchestra is quite cheap but also good.x.
by elmosexwhistle
Mon Oct 02, 2006 10:29 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Newbie to synths, help needed please
Replies: 6
Views: 2887

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yeah ION is good, so is An1x, they will let you create some very cool sounds for around £300 uk :) as for the aphex twin stuff, a virtual analogue synth will give you some cool idm like sounds, but for the beats >>> thats gonna require a computer sequencer and something like recycle or intakt, as he...
by elmosexwhistle
Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:33 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Is it just me or are there others who HATE software..
Replies: 55
Views: 6516

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i like software, you can get some great free stuff :) if you have a decent midi controller you can control the paramaters with real knobs (because mouse clicking does suck!) between free vst's, and free soundfont libraries all off the internet, i've got many of the sounds i need :) although hardware...
by elmosexwhistle
Mon Jun 05, 2006 10:15 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: How much gear did you have in high school?
Replies: 252
Views: 23100

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i had a technics kn1400, and, although it had some god awful polka style beats, it had a good sequencer, a big screen and quite a big wave rom, you could make a patch out of 4 pcm multisamples and mess with the asdr, filters and effects, i got some decent sounds out of it. shame you couldnt add your...
by elmosexwhistle
Sun Jun 04, 2006 1:17 am
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Receptor vs Plugzilla vs Rackmount PC
Replies: 8
Views: 3712

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i have no idea why anyone would want to use vsts live, i just sample my stuff from cubase into a sampler and trigger it like that, or multisample some of my patches, im really not that trusting when it comes to non native software. x.