German company VirSyn have intoduced miniTERA based on their TERA 3 soft synth and actually free if you already own the TERA 3. VirSyn claim that miniTERA will change the way you use and design sound as it mini offers a radically simplified approach to sound design.
Hereâ€™s what they have to say about itâ€¦
â€œminiTERA offers a radically simplified approach to sound design. You donÂ´t need to dig into the secrets of traditional preset programming to change a sound in a musical meaningful way. We have done this for you !
Every preset in miniTERA has a built in â€œSound designerâ€� which presents you a set of up to eight meta parameters for convenient access to the most important aspects of the sound.
If you feel that using samplers gives you not â€œyourâ€� sound and programming complex Megasynths like TERA 3 is too cumbersome and time consuming the miniTERA is made for you !
DonÂ´t be fooled by the simple user interface of miniTERA. Behind the scenes one of the worldÂ´s most powerful multi synthesis engines is working for your sound:TERA 3
Sound design with miniTERA is a simple process:
Select a base sound to start from one of the 500 meta presets.
Optionally use the â€œslot machineâ€� giving you a really useful random preset with every other click !
Change the sound characteristic with the eight meta parameters to suit your taste. You can use this â€˜8 dimensional sound morphingâ€™ also for extremely expressive sound movements too.
- Adapt the FX settings to fit the sound into your music.â€�
Multi synthesis engine compatible to TERA 3 presets.
Unique 8D meta sound parameter
â€˜Slot machineâ€™ for usable random generated sounds