Hereâ€™s what Clavia have to say about the Waveâ€™s appearance at Messeâ€¦
â€˜Following a tradition of making virtual analog synthesizers of the highest sounding quality, the Nord Wave represents the next generation of Nord Lead synthesizers. It is a small, light-weighted instrument giving you access to the not only classical analog sounds, but using also fm, wavetable and complete user replaceable samples as an oscillator source. All in a well-known and easy to use analog synthesizer environment with effects like tube-style overdrive thrown in as well.
It is not another sample player, but a fully interactive synthesizer that supports sampled waveforms! The Nord Wave has still long to go in development, but where our competitors would only exibit a mock-up displayed in glsas casing we were mighty proud to have a fully working prototype and being confident enought to allow trade show visitors to go one on one with the unit! The feedback from visitors was great - one is truly amazed by the type of sounds that can be produced by this unit - and left us with a strong feeling of going in the right direction. The Nord Wave is a replacement to the Nord lead 3, and will be available later this year.â€™
Pricing and Availability:
Available later this year. Pricing TBA.