updated 01:05 pm EDT, Tue October 21, 2003
Arturia has announced its , an software-based synth that replicates Yamaha's CS-80 analog synthesizer. Expected to be released on November 1st and based features of the original synth, the software also adds a new generation of innovative features, including a modulation matrix, a multitimbral mode, and an arpeggiator. The synthesizer is based on True Analog Emulation (TAE), proprietary technology developed by Arturia and includes more than 400 presets made by a selection of talented sound designers. It works with both Mac OS 9/X and supports CoreAudio (stand-alone), Cubase SX (VST/AudioUnits), Pro Tools 6 (RTAS/HTDM), Logic 6 (AudioUnits), and Digital Performer 4 (AudioUnits).