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(Modulate This) Synth: Absynth

“Inside the Grid on Altair IV” – A One-Note One-Patch Soundscape in Absynth 5

"Inside the Grid on Altair IV" by Mark Mosher. A One-Note One-Patch Soundscape in Absynth 5 from Mark Mosher on Vimeo. Update: I’ve also made this available as an MP3-320 audio download on soundcloud. "Inside the Grid on Altair IV" is a soundscape created with one patch from scratch using the Absynth 5. It is […]

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(Modulate This) Synth: Absynth

Absynth 5 Synthesizer Envelope Editing Tips

One of the best features of Absynth 5 are the 68 breakpoint envelopes. If you’ve mainly been shaping envelopes by dragging breakpoints around with your mouse here are some tips on adding even more character and expression to your envelopes. Type in Breakpoint Times You can set the time for a breakpoint manually by entering […]

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(Modulate This) Found Sound/Field Recording Sound Design Synth: Absynth

Absynth 5 Soundscape Using Field Recordings, Wavemorphing, and Audio Mod for Envelope Following

I few days back I posted a soundscape to soundcloud called “Which One is Mine”. http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F7436500&secret_url=false Which One Is Mine by MarkMosher Absynth 5 has a feature called Audio Mod which lets you take audio input from a DAW and use it as control voltage of sorts.  Sort of like the digital equivalent of what […]

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(Modulate This) Sound Design Synth: Absynth

Absynth 5 LFO Tips

One of the coolest things about Absynth is that you can draw custom waveforms. The waveform editor is simply fantastic. Custom Waveforms are not just for oscillators. They can also be used for LFO’s. 1) Click the button next to the LFO wave shape to open the waveform selector. 2) Click the “Edit” button. This […]

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Ableton Live Synth: Absynth

Mark Mosher VLog #1 – Creating the patch “Broken Crystals” with Absynth 5’s new Cloud Filter

In addition to creating tutorial videos, I’ve decided to start a Video Log. Tutorials are very time consuming to produce as they are scripted and require a lot of planning – not to mention time to edit and produce. My video log will be much more casual and it will be a little more like […]