Tag: keys

Sampletank 3 worth it?

I was a big fan of Sampletank and used it quite a lot – in fact I also had Miroslav and Samplemoog – if I remember rightly I got Miroslav first. I used Sampletank a lot over the years, I would expect there is at least one instrument on every track I have done since […]

ClockFace – Transpose Chords(updated)

Want to transpose your chord progression into another key? Then here is a little tool that should help. This tool can be used to learn key signatures, modes, chords within key and relative minor. Other uses could be when transposing chords using a capo. Again I’ll write some more about using this tool for other […]

Clavinet VST instrument: TickyKlav

Funky Clavinet style free vst instrument, ‘This plugin emulates the ultra-funky sound of the Hohner Clavinet, forever associated with Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition”. The synth engine is based on a physical modeling algorithm, faithfully reproducing the strings vibration and the 2 pickups of the Clavinet Model C. Special attention has been given to reproduce the non-linear […]

Free VST Plugin – 4Front Rhode VSTi

Free VST Plugin – 4Front Rhode module/instrument, There are two versions of this VST instrument, the above being the basic version. This plugin is at heart a vintage Rhodes/Wurly type piano module with a gentle overdrive added. The 4Front Rhode VSTi aims to reproduce the classic sound similar to Rhodes/Wurlitzer pianos. This module is not […]

Free VST Plugin – 4Front VSTi Electric Piano

4Front VSTi Electric Piano – Free Plugin Instrument Like the Bass and Piano plugins that 4Front offer for free download the Electric piano has no settings or presets. It’s just a simple Electric Piano VST instrument. And it sounds great. The E-Piano VSTi has a rich, warm and silky sound. The module as with the […]

Basics of chords – Triads, Modes and Spellings

Learning how chords are constructed will lead to a better understanding of how to construct melody and bass lines. This article will explainn what a chord spelling is. What a triad is and how to work chords out. Below is an article covering the major scale and intervals. The Major Scale and Intervals As with […]

Edit keyboard shortcuts – Sonar

Need to know what Sonars shortcuts are or would like to set your own? Using the ‘key bindings’ edit function in Sonar can help you speed up your work rate. Options – Key Bindings It also helps you understand Sonar more, as you come across shortcuts you never new existed. So if your just looking […]