Tag Archives: EWI

Voices for Wind Controller on a Keyboard

Here’s another question that came into our website.  Along with my reply.  Thoughts from others? Hello, First off good job on all that you guys do at windworks. But I have a couple questions. Ok I bought a WX11 with … Continue reading

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Wind Controller Performance – Dec 2nd, 7pm

Bard’s Baroque Performance to benefit Rochester Public Libraries 2 December 2nd @7pm Performing as Bard’s Baroque, I and my music partner Art, will be playing at the Pittsford Barnes and Noble store on Dec. 2nd at 7 p.m. for the … Continue reading

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Playing wind controller in a pit orchestra – revisited

Last year I wrote about playing wind controller in a pit orchestra (part 1, part 2). I’ve just finished playing in a production of Children of Eden. This was the 15th production of the musical group, and this year we … 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 Synth Recordings to Suggest?

Here’s an email we received from KM requesting some suggested wind synth recordings. Please offer your suggestions via blog comments. “Are there any great EWI [wind controller] players, or EWI [wind controller] albums that I can find or buy?  I … Continue reading

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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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Wind Synth “Windlist” is back up!

Yea!!  The wind synth “windlist” is back up and running again. http://windlist.org Matt H. has upgraded the system: […] I migrated windlist.org from slow DSL to high speed business cable. The unfinished windlist.com was migrated a couple of weeks ago. … Continue reading

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Playing wind controller in a pit orchestra (part 2 of 2)

In the previous post I told you about how I got involved playing wind controller (a Yamaha WX5 in my case) in a pit orchestra for a production of Seussical the Musical. This post talks about some of the lessons … Continue reading

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Playing wind controller in a pit orchestra (part 1 of 2)

Recently, I played in a pit orchestra in a production of Seussical the Musical (based on the children’s books by Dr. Seuss). Seussical is composed through, so it is a lot of music: the orchestral score runs to about 400 … Continue reading

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