LinPLug have announced the Omega Sample Synthesizer aVST 2.0 sample based synthesizer for PC.
Most synthesizers offer various waveforms. Omega offers you an endless source of waveforms. You can load any sample you like and process it like you’ve never done before.
Main Features24 voice polyphonic (CPU dependent) and 64 sound programs Samples (WAV/AIFF up to 96kHz/24bit) can be time stretched and pitch shifted independently in realtime. Additional Analogue modelled oscillator Analogue modelled multimode filters with cutoff and resonance, full modulate able Fully recognized Velocity, Aftertouch, Pitch bend , Modwheel and various other controllers ADSFR type envelope for Amplitude, Cutoff and a free assignably Modulation Envelope Unique GakStoar type 8x8 Modulation Matrix Two full equipped LFOs with many waveforms, tempo sync and symmetry adjustment Sample accurate timing, full automation and settings are saved with your song
VST2.0-capable host software and a PC that matches the host software requirements (min. 300 MHz)
April 2001, a public beta version is available here