Tag Archives: EWI USB

Roland Aerophone AE-10 Wind Synthesizer

Roland just announced their new entrant into the wind controller (wind synthesizer) market.  This has on-board sounds, usb port, audio output port, and sax fingerings.  No point in re-typing what Roland has on their website: https://www.roland.com/global/products/aerophone_ae-10/ Here is a short … Continue reading

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VL70-Wizard: a new programming interface (part 2 of 2)

Here is a Q&A between Mr. Verpaele and WindWorks Design on his project, VL70-Wizard:  How did it start?My hobby is sound design. I have a specific interest for Acoustic Modelling and Modular Synthesis. Years ago I became owner of a … Continue reading

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VL70-Wizard: a new programming interface (part 1 of 2)

Rudy Verpaele has “developed a new advanced VL70m editor – librarian – effect editor” that he calls VL70-Wizard or VL-Wiz.  It has been in beta for a long time but now he’s almost reached the point for a official release. … Continue reading

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Musician’s Stories from the Trenches – Art Whitfield

Editor’s note:  This is the first in our recurring stories of Musican’s stories.  Some are biographies, others are of specific events in a musician’s life.  We hope you will enjoy reading these original stories, as told by the musicians themselves. … Continue reading

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Akai EWI 5000 Wireless Wind Controller

      At the 2014 Winter NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants), Akai announced the EWI 5000 Wind Controller.  This is a wireless controller in the familiar Akai EWI format including glide strip and octave rollers.  Sweetwater is reporting … Continue reading

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Question About USB-Midi Wind Controller

From a guest poster: I came across your excellent WindSynth website, and I hoped you wouldn’t mind me asking you a question. I was learning clarinet for a couple of years, having started as an adult. I’d like to pick … Continue reading

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Upcoming product review – EWI USB

We just bought an EWI USB and will be reviewing it shortly. Stay tuned….

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Wind Controller Mark II

Here’s a really cool looking wind controller with a beautiful wood body.  Follow the link to read the blog post from Robosynth: Wind Controller Mark II.

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Reader’s Question – Setup of Akai USB-EWI

. The following question was asked by a novice user of the Akai USB-EWI.  Anyone out there who can answer this fellow’s question? – – – – – Hi I was wondering if you could point me in the right … Continue reading

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Akai introduces EWI-USB

A new wind controller is now available from Akai Professional.  This is the familiar Akai EWI but with just a USB output connector.  No internal synth.  No midi port directly on the instrument – you get that from your computer, … Continue reading

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