LinPlug continue to release new and innovative plug-ins - their award winning Albino 2 synth has been highly praised. SaxLab is a VST/AU-format wind instrument synthesizer with several unique features. SaxLab uses multi-sample playback of wind-instrument samples and incorporates a specially designed four-voice crossfade system that is capable of creating highly realistic wind instrument sounds.
SaxLab’s key features include an easy-to-use interface, a wide range of highquality soundsets for the various instruments of the saxophone family, an effects section that includes chorus and reverb, as well as extensive real-time modulation options. Special attention has been paid to making the
Performance controls as rich and responsive as possible, so that the instrument can be realistically played.
SaxLab is the successor to Dash Signature’s popular TubiLeSax VST
instrument, introducing many new features and an improved sound engine. An
upgrade path from TubiLeSax to SaxLab is available for registered users of
TubiLeSax. The info is sent by mail to all registered users within the next
SaxLab contains a range of features designed to make your music-making more
efficient and enjoyable. These include:
Many different SoundSets for various saxophone instruments.
Monophonic multi-sample playback with internal four-voice crossfade.
Adjustable mix of three sound layers for each note: the “Air” layer, the
“Keys” layer and the “Pitched” layer.
Air/Keys and Pitched sound layer crossfade point is set by MIDI velocity.
Tonal characteristics of the instrument’s overall sound can be defined by
Real-time control of the instrument’s brightness.
Three modes of mono performance: Legato, Retrigger, Alternate
Control of PitchBend and Scoop.
Random pitch deviation and body frequency deviation per note.
Envelope, LFO and MIDI-controlled vibrato and tremolo.
Stereo chorus and stereo reverb effects.
Simple tuning selection via a "one-click" menu.
MidiLearn available for every control.
Sample accurate timing, full automation and settings are saved with the
System Requirements: VST2.0 or AU capable host software,
MacintoshTM, Mac OSXTM 10.2.6 or higher, 750 MHz or higher CPU
PC, Windows 95TM or higher, 750 MHz or higher CPU
Purchase: SaxLab will be sold in all major music stores from January 2005 onand is immediately available for online purchase from the LinPlug website www.linplug.com.
Suggested Retail Price: 129 Euro in the EU, 149US-$ outside the EU
Upgrade from TubiLeSax is 89 Euro in the EU and 99 US$ outside the EU.