You might be able to make an argument that it can be more reliable than racks of synths and fx, which all have to be configured just right I’m thinking foot pedals, midi processors, dealing with midi program changes, etc. IMHO, you’re more likely to get a power failure, break a string, chip a reed, drop a mouthpiece, etc, than crash a computer that you have dedicated to one function while executing that function. Media New media New comments Search media. Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements. In fact, I’ve never had a problem in years and years of using Reason, period. The sounds that are pre loaded on it are not very good, so I loaded the Patchman Music Sound Bank – read more here – http: So I am left with the other option of the getting the Volume 1 sound bank.
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The CafeSaxophone saxophone choir: Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements. Their overwhelming weapon of choice: Your browser does not support the audio element. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. I would like some real instrument sounds like trumpets, violins, flutes Does anyone have any experience on this Volume 1 sound bank? Scan the forums comparing the “I can’t get my setup to work” posts, and compare the number of softsynth and hardsynth patchman soundbank. In fact, I’ve never had a problem in years and years of using Reason, period.
You say that the average EWI player has less to lose but I play solo, so if my soundbxnk crashes or hangs or, God forbid, the whole laptop, I’m going to look pretty patchman soundbank standing on stage waiting for things to restart.
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I worry about remembering my power supply, or tripping on a midi cable, or making sure the cables are all working and that the EWI is working, but not about my computer or application crashing. I’m using the stuff from Native Instruments for outlandish patchman soundbank sounds and responsive leads and bass.
Yes, but I also know that some of patchman soundbank guys run two laptops, just in case It would be the smart thing to do, anyway. I personally feel that they sound too “synthy” and can’t think of any use for them. You can read lots about the EWI on the Patchman site, it is a great bit of kit but I just don’t have the time to use it as well as practice my sax! Originally Posted by DanPerezSax.
Messages Location Chipping Campden. That of course doesn’t mean that patchman soundbank somebody gets going and has all the drivers working and understands the settings and such that the softsynths aren’t an excellent platform, but whatever the reason is, people just seem to have more difficulty getting started. If an old yamaha box can do it, a quad core 2.
Originally Posted by tubbycub. Thread starter Jobylou Start date Dec 3, EWIs Patchman Volume 1 sound bank.
EWIs Patchman Volume 1 sound bank
Even if it only happens once a year, that’s too often. I’m just saying there are other exciting options, including new technology. I think most folk would agree how the results would come out.
Anyway, I am still apprehensive about playing live while connected to a laptop. Media New media New comments Search media.
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Turning music inside out – JazzTeddyBears. You might be able to make an argument that it can be more reliable than racks of synths and fx, which all have to be configured just right I’m thinking foot pedals, midi processors, dealing with midi program changes, etc.
The time now is Patchman is in the US which is why the sound bank price is in dollars Sorry for any confusion The software for this can be downloaded free here – http: I think maybe 10 or even 5 years ago, you might have stability problems with music software on computers or laptops, but nowadays, that’s not my main worry.
I’m patchman soundbank software developer so I know too much about how patchman soundbank works to have much faith in it. Jobylou Member Dec 4, I’m not saying the VLTurbo won’t get you there.