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  NTONYX MFX Kit 2 - new MIDI FX plug-ins for Cakewalk software
February, 2002
   

 

 

 

     
  NTONYX MFX Kit 2 is the four newest MIDI FX plug-ins - Chords Arpeggio, Chords Converter, Chords Creator, Smart Tremolo - created for use with Cakewalk software. NTONYX MFX Kit 2 Plug-ins provides an extremely flexible and easy way for control and alteration of MIDI data as well as creation of really new material on the basis of the existing one. Besides, these Plug-ins display all necessary information concerning the transformed fragment in real-time.
 

Chords Arpeggio is a MIDI FX plug-in for real-time adjusting of the modes chords arpeggiation. It allows you to set a degree of arpeggiation, direction of arpeggiation, modes of change of a direction of arpeggiation. The initial musical material, as a rule, is a simple sequence of chords (or solo with chords) from 2 up to 8 notes in a chord. The notes in the chords should be quantized on start time and on the length.

Chords Converter is a MIDI FX plug-in for real-time of transformation of a sequence of chords into rhythmic (melodical) parts. The chord, available in a track will be transformed according to a pattern which is drawn in Chords Converter. The resulted track will consist of the notes meeting in a chord. The initial musical material, as a rule, must use a sequence of chords (or solo with chords) from 2 up to 8 notes in a chord. The notes in a chord should be quantized on start time and on length.

Chords Creator is a MIDI FX plug-in for real-time transformation (harmonization) of a solo track into a track with chords. For each note (step) of a track is set the appropriate chord - up to eight notes in a chord. It is possible also to nominate duration and position of the note in a measure, for which the transformation will be carried out. Besides Chords Creator allows to choose chords of determined tonality for three, four and six notes. The result, from having only a melody, it is possible to easily create its harmonization as a separate track of chords.

Smart Tremolo is a MIDI FX plug-in for real-time transformation of a track for the making of Tremolo effect on the chosen notes. The notes, to which the Tremolo effect will be applied, can be chosen from a range of duration, rule in a step, height or step. Eight such conditions only can be given. For each the variant (a rule) of change Velocity and Tremolo are possible.

System requirements - the same as for Cakewalk. MFX Kit 2 work with following Cakewalk software: Sonar 1.0, 1.3, Cakewalk Pro Audio 9, Cakewalk Pro Audio Deluxe 9, Cakewalk Home Studio 9, Cakewalk Guitar Studio 2, Cakewalk Pro Audio 8, Cakewalk Professional 8, Cakewalk Home Studio 8.

Find out more about NTONYX MFX Kit 2 at the NTONYX site: http://www.ntonyx.com/mfxkit2.htm

About NTONYX
Established in 1984, NTONYX went a long way from a research lab and a team of computer music enthusiasts to a producer of internationally popular software and a strategic partner of Cakewalk. Our experts have managed to develop original unique technologies for musical performance modeling and morphing on the basis of intellectual analysis and transformation of MIDI data. NTONYX is in a continuous search for new solutions in this direction, regularly expanding the library of modeling algorithms and constantly finding for themselves new spheres of interest - such as development of voice banks and tools for audio technologies.