Xynthesizr update – Yuri Turov brings his step-based sequencer/synthesizer up to date

One iOS music app that I always have a lot of fun with is Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. However, it also has a 'generative music' element to if given how the sequences can be set to follow particular root note/scale combinations and the randomise functions that can help your sequence evolve. You can also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr update – Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer gets some tweaks

One iOS music app that I always have a lot of fun with is Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. However, it also has a 'generative music' element to if given how the sequences can be set to follow particular root note/scale combinations and the randomise functions that can help your sequence evolve. You can also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr update – Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer gets some tweaks

One iOS music app that I always have a lot of fun with is Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. However, it also has a 'generative music' element to if given how the sequences can be set to follow particular root note/scale combinations and the randomise functions that can help your sequence evolve. You can also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr update – Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer gets new features

One iOS music app that I always have a lot of fun with is Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. However, it also has a 'generative music' element to if given how the sequences can be set to follow particular root note/scale combinations and the randomise functions that can help your sequence evolve. You can also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr sale – Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer joins the Black Friday fun

I'm begining to wonder if there are any of the leading iOS music apps that are not on sale for Black Friday :-) As I've posted previously, I think Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app is a lot of fun. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. You can, however, also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths (or record the MIDI data into another sequencer/DAW). In essence, Xynthesizr offers a … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr giveaway results – 5 winners of Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer app

As I've posted previously, I think Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app is a lot of fun. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. You can, however, also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths (or record the MIDI data into another sequencer/DAW). While the interface is generally uncluttered, when you start to explore, there are actually quite a lot of features tucked away under the hood. … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr giveaway – 5 copies of Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer up for grabs

As I've posted previously, I think Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app is a lot of fun. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. You can, however, also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths (or record the MIDI data into another sequencer/DAW). While the interface is generally uncluttered, when you start to explore, there are actually quite a lot of features tucked away under the hood. … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr update – Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer gets iOS8 support

Having had quite a lot of fun with it, I really should get around to doing a full write-up of Yuri Turov's rather interesting Xynthesizr universal iOS music app. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern sequencer and synthesizer engine. You can, however, also output your sequences for playback on other iOS synths (or record the MIDI data into another sequencer/DAW). While the interface is generally uncluttered, when you start to explore, there are actually quite a lot … [Read more...]

Xynthesizr sale – weekend-only sale of Yuri Turov’s step-based sequencer/synthesizer

I have to admit that I've not got around to fully digging into Yuri Turov's Xynthesizr app as yet. The app was launched back in October but, about 3 weeks ago, the v.1.2 update was released and, amongst a number of other new features, this bought 'universal' status for the app so it worked with the iPad as well as on the iPhone. This prompted me to re-visit the app and I'm starting to find my way around what it has to offer. In essence, Xynthesizr offers a streamlined 32-step-based pattern … [Read more...]