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Peter Dines updates Mirage for Konkreet Performer to v1.9.6

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Peter Dines Mirage

Peter Dines has updated his Mirage granular sampler for the Konkreet Performer iPad control surface to version 1.9.6.

The new version includes extensive feature enhancements and numerous bug fixes, and carefully thought out, tested and integrated Konkreet Performer mappings. Mirage snapshot recall will also recall node positions and transmit them to Performer on your iPad.

This time out the sample material is mostly one-shots to work in conjunction with the added pitch correction. Adding longer phrases and snippets of songs works well too but with the one-shots you can do something more deliberate and compose a part for a pre-existing track. I find with long phrases there are only a couple of note combinations that work well and what you come up with will have a mind of its own and suggest its own composition.

There are a couple of trashed piano field recordings in here that rattle beautifully – nothing like hitting the harp directly on a piano that’s sat out in the weather for a few seasons.

Mirage is available to purchase for $15 USD. It is also included in the sampler pack (with Loupe and ParamDrum).

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Peter Dines launches Threefer Deal – Get Loupe, Mirage and ParamDrum at discount

Peter Dines Loupe

Peter Dines has announced the Threefer Deal, offering a bundle of his Reaktor ensembles at a discount.

The Halloween sale was such a success I’ve decided to extend a discount on a semipermanent basis: The Threefer Deal.

Purchase all three of Loupe, Mirage and ParamDrum for Reaktor and get a 33% discount. So instead of $45 for the full package, you get all three for $30!

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Peter Dines releases ParamDrum 3 Konkreet Performer Edition for Reaktor

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Peter Dines ParamDrum 3 Konkreet Performer Edition

Peter Dines has released ParamDrum 3 Konkreet Edition, a Reaktor drum machine for Konkreet Performer.

This time the big deal is Konkreet Performer mappings. Performer is an iPad app that gives you tactile control over anything that can receive OSC, such as Reaktor. Free utiities also let you translate it to MIDI for software and hardware that can’t receive OSC. How good is Konkreet Performer? It’s the reason I went out and bought an iPad in the first place.

ParamDrum 3 (including KP Edition) for Reaktor is available to purchase for $15 USD. The ParamDrum 3 Konkreet Performer Edition is free for owners of previous versions of ParamDrum.

For a limited time ParamDrum is available in a bundle with the Sampler Pack (Frame 2, Loupe and Mirage) for $22.50 USD (regular $45 USD).

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Peter Dines updates Loupe for Reaktor to v1.5

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Peter Dines Loupe

Peter Dines has released version 1.5 of Loupe, a polyphonic looping slicer for Native Instruments Reaktor.

Here’s the release version of Loupe 1.5, with some added features, bugfixes, and a new layout for TouchOSC.

Changes in Loupe v1.5

  • Added copy / paste slice (fixed since beta).
  • Added duplex OSC mappings for TouchOSC.
  • Added two page OSC iPad template.
  • Fixed release envelopes cutting off prematurely.

Loupe for Reaktor is available to purchase for $15 USD. The update is free for owners of Loupe 1.0.

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Peter Dines releases Arcturan UltraTheremin for Reaktor and Konkreet Performer

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Peter Dines Arcturan UltraTheremin

Peter Dines has released the Arcturan UltraTheremin, a free download for Reaktor and Konkreet Performer.

I built this as a learning project to figure out how to map Konkreet Performer’s nodes to voices in Reaktor. If you’re interested, you can download here – you’ll need an iPad and Konkreet Performer to really make use of it. (It also works with TouchOSC – layout included in download – if you don’t mind a slightly less freakish playing experience)

Here’s how it works – set Konkreet up with three nodes and a ribbon. The three nodes control pitch and intensity. Angle from left to right is mapped to pitch, and proximity to the center node controls vibrato depth, rate and filter resonance. As pitch increases, the filter cutoff and pulsewidth also change.

Arcturan UltraTheremin is available to download at no cost.

More information: Modulations

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Peter Dines releases ParamDrum 3 beat machine for Reaktor

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Peter Dines ParamDrum 3

Peter Dines has released v3 of ParamDrum, a beat machine for Native Instruments Reaktor 5.5.

ParamDrum is a fun and fast way to create unique sounding beats in Reaktor. It’s based on three granular samplers with built in parameter automation and variable length and speed step sequencers. The value of a step gives the probability that the step will trigger as the sequence plays, creating endless variations.

Changes in ParamDrum 3

  • All recordable parameters are now mouse-automatable by clicking and dragging on the indicator, perfect for when you’re stuck with a laptop but no MIDI controller.
  • The GUI now matches Frame, Loupe and Mirage with a clearer layout that is easier on the eyes.
  • Smooth and swing are now static parameters, making room for envelope decay and sample start as recordable parameters. Try modulating sample start with a melodic sample to build the foundation of a track right in ParamDrum.
  • A “Max Vel” switch for each sampler allows full velocity for each step, so step value affects only probability.
  • A virtual analogue “sub” kick unit has been added for layering a little extra earthquake with your sampled kicks.

ParamDrum 3 is available to purchase for $15 USD. The upgrade is free for current users.

More information: Reaktor Tips / ParamDrum 3

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Peter Dines releases Frame 2, Loupe and Mirage, granular sampling instruments for Reaktor

Reaktor Tips Mirage for Reaktor

Peter Dines of Reaktor Tips has released the Reaktor Sampler Pack, a collection three granular sampling instruments for Native Instruments Reaktor.

Reaktor Sampler Pack

  • Frame 2, a simple looping sampler designed for live control of loop points and other parameters.
  • Loupe, a polyphonic looping slicer for quickly mapping arbitrary (that is, non-beatsliced) sections of a sample to different MIDI keys.
  • Mirage, a granular sampler inspired by the music of Tim Hecker, Peter’s laziness, and his disorganization (those are Peter’s words…).

Frame 2 is available as a free download, Loupe and Mirage are $15 USD each. A bundle of Loupe and Mirage is available for $22.50 USD until the end of February, 2011.

More information: Reaktor Tips / Reaktor Sampler Pack

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