About

MotivationMark Mosher from Modulate This here. I've had a passion for programming synths and working with samplers for over 20 years. I'm constantly experimenting and creating new patches with a large variety of electronic music instruments. I'm also creating original harmonic content via field recordings and re-synthesis. While many of these patches are used in … Continue reading About

Ableton is Resetting Trial Versions for All Users

Ableton just announced they are resetting all trial versions. So if you’ve installed the trial before and it expired, you can now install it again and get another 30-day trial with no limits or disabled features. According to Ableton: “With support for The Bridge and the addition of Amp, the premium amp- and cabinet-modeler, recent … Continue reading Ableton is Resetting Trial Versions for All Users

Using Ableton Operator to Generate Fixed Frequencies To Tune Samples by Ear

I’ve finished programming the racks for the upcoming sound library. I’m going through each instrument and tuning any samples that have pitch to concert pitch. I like doing a first pass by ear which requires a reference pitch. A quick way to do this generate a fixed pitch for reference is to use Ableton Operator. … Continue reading Using Ableton Operator to Generate Fixed Frequencies To Tune Samples by Ear

Upcoming Sound Pack – Notes on Sampler and and Licensing

Another update on the sound pack project. First I have to say that I REALLY enjoy working in the Live rack/ Sampler realm. Knowing all Live 8/Suite users have the same FX makes extending Sampler very natural and makes for a really enjoyable workflow for me. I'm using a Wacom Bamboo Tablet and a Novation … Continue reading Upcoming Sound Pack – Notes on Sampler and and Licensing

FREE Sound Pack Update

A quick note to say I’m making great headway on your holiday gift. Just to be clear, it’s a gift to you for the holidays, not a holiday themed sound pack. No sleigh bells here ;^). I’ve finalized the instrument racks I’m going to include. There will be 12 instrument racks. They are very deep … Continue reading FREE Sound Pack Update

License

Newecho Productions, LLC download content (presets, samples, config files) is provided as is and without warranty. You are granted a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use the content in the context of any musical and/or sound composition. You may not redistribute or sell the content as standalone sounds or as part of another library without express … Continue reading License

Notes on ElectraX Manual & FM Synthesis

I continue to dig deeper into Tone2’s ElectraX. The manual wasn’t available till the final release so I’ve just started reading it. Tone2 went above and beyond simply documenting functionality and have added nice practical How-To notes on usage. For example, they discuss the relationship of the INTERval oscillator parameter as it relates to FM … Continue reading Notes on ElectraX Manual & FM Synthesis

Tone2 ElectraX Virtual Synthesizer is Now Available

Tone2’s brand new monster virtual instrument ElectraX is now available. I’ve been working with it in beta form since October and really love it. I made the credits by the way – woot! (once you install it, click the Tone2 label at the top of the synth to see the credits).  I've already started writing … Continue reading Tone2 ElectraX Virtual Synthesizer is Now Available