Category Audio Production / Experimental
Version 4.0.1
Format App
Compatibility Lexikon-SonateMacOS X UB
License Freeware
Price Free
Updated On Dec 5, 2010
Total Downloads 4,219
Mac Downloads 4,219

Algorithmic music generator

Lexikon-Sonate is an interactive realtime composition environment for musical composition and live performances. It takes advantage of composition algorithms that has been developed by Karlheinz Essl since the 1985 years. With this algorithmic music generator on can easily create fascinating and complex musical structures on the fly. Furthermore, Lexikon-Sonate is an infinite music installation that can run on a computer for years without repeating itself. Finally, Lexikon-Sonate can be used as an instrument for live performance of electronic music.
Mac OS X 10.4.11 - 10.6
Lexikon-Sonate Lexikon-Sonate v 4.0.1 Dec 5, 2010 MacOS X UB
* improved sound quality thanks to the mda Piano VST plug-in (I finally got rid of the pesky Quicktime piano sound...)
* MIDI control added which allows to perform the piece with an external MIDI controller (faderbox)
* new user interface
* bug fixes
Karlheinz Essl Lexikon-Sonate Lexikon-Sonate v 3.3 Dec 22, 2009 MacOS X UB
* numerous improvements
* slightly changed user interface
* runs with MacOS X 10.4 - 10.6
Karlheinz Essl Lexikon-Sonate v 3.2 Jan 13, 2007 MacOS X UB
* compiled as Universal Binary
* user can choose from a variety of sounds
* user can adjust the dynamic range
music Lexikon-Sonate v 3.1 Aug 12, 2004 MacOS X PPC
Karlheinz Essl

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version 3.1, MacOS X PPC
Creates interesting music sequences using different modules but crippled sonically because the only instrument available, in the free version, is the Apple quicktime midi player.

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