MusicDevelopments has released version 1.3 of RapidComposer, a rapid music prototyping software designed for composers, song-writers and musicians of all musical styles.

Whether you are a seasoned professional or simply ready to take your music to the next level, RapidComposer is the complete solution you need for faster and more productive music composition.

RapidComposer features

  • Improved editing in composite tracks; it is possible to change the instrument of the selected notes/phrases with just one click.
  • Sophisticated MIDI CC editing and recording.
  • Articulation can be specified for phrases or individual notes.
  • Phrase and note preview during editing with options.
  • Multiple instances of the same VSTi plug-in can be loaded.
  • Optionally hiding the left and middle panes to maximize workspace.
  • Hiding tracks manually or with AutoHide options.
  • Smarter naming of tracks when using {preset}.
  • ‘Add To Composition’ option at MIDI Import.
  • Bug fix: muting a track during playback did not send note off.
  • Bug fix: VSTi internal state is stored when chord/scale/rhythm preview was VSTi.
  • Bug fix: VSTi plug-ins exporting no presets did not appear in the instrument list.
  • Bug fix: ‘Invalid Composition File’ message when reverting to an earlier state in the history.
  • Bug fix: VSTi plug-ins that require audio input do not crash anymore.
  • Bug fix: black screen when maximizing the window and maximizing on dual monitors fixed.
  • Many other small improvements and fixes.
  • Documentation updated.

RapidComposer for Windows is available to purchase for $295 USD.

More information: MusicDevelopments