Free v2.1 updates of the Saxophones and the Clarinets available!
!!! THE NEW OBOE & ENGLISH HORN IS OUT !!!
The newly developed Oboe & English Horn, exploiting our proprietary platform and including all the features of previous SWAM-based instruments with microtuning, plus realtime-controlled formants, a new BC mode, and AAX support for Protools (32 & 64 bit), can now be purchased and downloaded from our website.
Oboe & English Horn will only be available as a package. The cost of the package is Euro 149 (+VAT, if applicable).
In addition, all Samplemodeling customers are entitled to a time-limited 10% discount. Please note that this offer expires on November 30th 2013.
To obtain the discount code:
Please send an e-mail with the subject "Oboe & English Horn discount" to:
supplying the name and the serial number (Kontakt), or license key (SWAM) of any of your Samplemodeling products.
In return, you will get a personal, non transferable code number.
It will allow you to purchase Oboe & English Horn for EUR 134.10 instead of 149, (excl. VAT)
(Note: It will be an automatically generated e-mail -- please do not reply to it).
IMPORTANT NOTE: the discount coupon that you received is strictly personal and non transferable.
Violation of this rule will ultimately result a non-working instrument.
While purchasing the new Oboe & English Horn, please enter the discount code into the appropriate field below the product (above the "UPDATE" button).
This will reduce the price down to EUR 134.10, (+VAT, if applicable), instead of 149,-.
We are confident of your appreciation. :-)
Giorgio & Peter
October 24th, 2013
The free updates of the Saxophones and the Clarinets to v2.1 are now available!
What's new in v2.1:
This update adds to the Saxophones and the Clarinets all the new features introduced with the Oboe & English Horn.
They run on PC (Windows XP, 7, 8 or Vista, and Mac (OSX (Intel only) 10.6 to 10.8),
NEW: AAX for ProTools 10 (32 bit) and ProTools 11 (64 bit), is now supported. NEW: A Breath Controller mode is now available. NEW: The Formant Shift is now controlled in real time by CC26
NEW: a simplified activation procedure has been developed, using the License Key provided with the download link to simultaneously activate all the instruments of the family. Both a straightforward online activation, and an interactive email-based offline activation are supported.
How can I get this free update?
Please follow the link: https://swamengine.com/downloads
Either the Saxophones or the Clarinets v2.1 can be selected in the Product field. Please insert your Email address and follow the instructions. After download simply extract the right zip file and run the installer; it will deinstall/remove the previous version (if any) and install the new one.
September 10th, 2013
Introducing the TouchKeys
The TouchKeys, developed by Andrew McPherson at Queen Mary University of London, add touch sensing to the surface of any keyboard, measuring the position of the fingers on the keys. Using the TouchKeys with Sample Modeling instruments, it's possible to play vibrato, pitch bends, scoops and falls with a single hand, all by how the fingers move on the key surfaces:
Watch on Youtube
Peter & Giorgio
Breath Controller tutorial by Perry D'Armond
September 2nd, 2013
An excellent tutorial by Perry D'Armond, focused on Breath Controllers (BC3 & TEC) driving Samplemodeling Virtual Instruments.
Watch on Youtube
Giorgio & Peter