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Download the free Japanese Horror Castle Friktion pack

Posted Sept. 11, 2020, 11:22 a.m.

 

I’ve had the pleasure of using Reason Studios’ new Friktion Modeled Strings synthesizer for several weeks now and I’m blown away by the musicality of this rack device. Most of the physical modeling-based instruments that I have used in the past have sounded okay but have felt like science experiments to me. Those instruments have had cryptic parameters and …

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The making of a Friktion demo track

Posted Sept. 1, 2020, 11:34 a.m.

 
New Worlds is one of the great demo songs you’ll find on Friktion’s product page. Pick up a new Friktion trick or two from artist and producer Sean Murray as he walks you how he made the music for the official Friktion video
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Using Friktion is easy and fun

Posted Sept. 1, 2020, 11:27 a.m.

Jef Gibbons demonstrates how you can easily create realistic and expressive string sounds with Friktion. This is the perfect video if you’re ready to go a little deeper into the details of Friktion.

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Introducing Friktion Modeled Strings

Posted Aug. 25, 2020, 8:43 a.m.

I'm super excited to announce the release of Friktion Modeled Strings. Check it out:

Friktion's a brand new instrument developed by Peter Jubel, our co-founder. Like with so many things we do, it started with curiosity. What would it take to make a realistic, expressive string instrument without samples? How do we translate playing a violin to playing a keyboard? …

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Quad Note Generator - what does it even do?

Posted March 11, 2020, 9:40 a.m.

Quad Note Generator is the Player device that creates an endless stream of musical ideas. Melodies you wouldn’t have thought of, rhythms not yet heard and music about to be written. Okay, that sounds awesome but how does this Reason Player actually work? In this video Reason master Paul Ortiz, a.k.a. Chimp Spanner, will show you the ropes. Before long …