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By ruslany

Frequently Asked Questions upd. 17-10-2017

Frequently Asked Questions updated with following question:

Does Compositor work with MIDI or just WAV files?

Compositor can process WAV or AIFF files and can generate synthesizer material. However, not all versions have the same functionality.

Here is the list of Compositor Software versions and their abilities:

Software version

Process WAV or AIFF files

Controlled by MIDI

Signal source generators

Compositor Pro 1

3 granular players, 1 granular engine and 2 sample players

No

3 FM generators

Compositor Pro 2

3 granular players, 1 granular engine and 2 sample players

Yes

3 FM generators

Compositor v3

Real-time sampling of material

No

4 synthesizers, 1 arranger, self-feeding 8 kHz VLF radio with one FM generator

Compositor v4

8 loop player decks with real-time sampling

No

Self-feeding 262 kHz VLF radio with one FM generator, arranger

By ruslany

Compositor 4 demo reels

At the present day there are three demos of Compositor Software new product Compositor 4. It is audio recordings made using this instrument in July 2017.

In first recording you can hear manual work in a studio session on-air, layer changes and modulation switches in real-time.

On the second recording you can hear the internal Compositor 4 feeder sounds produced as a techno track. Parts generated and recorded in Compositor 4 Standalone version are used for loop playback. Compositor 4 Max for Live version is used as a mastering processor. You can also hear noise ambiences generated using Compositor 4 Standalone made for this record.

 

The third recording is an automated session in Ableton Live 9 with the use of Compositor 4 Max for Live synthesizer. In this recording you can hear the most actual sequences and arpeggiator patterns of Compositor 4 synthesizer played one-by-one on-air.

Compositor 4 instruments recording has similarities in Standalone and Max for Live versions of the software.