Software Synthesizers

There are many, many, many, many (did we mention "many"?) synthesizers out there in the world that you can control using MIDI note and CC controls.

You may already have a favorite software synth, and chances are it'll work with the Trellis M4. In case you don't have one already picked out, here are some good ones to try.

Synthesizers

Nearly any software synth (or DAW (digital audio workstation) you find will allow you to use USB MIDI to control the notes, pitch bend, and CC input. Here are some good ones to try:

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Chrome Web Browser   

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iOS   

free open source         

free         

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Android   

free   

Desktop/Laptop

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Linux / Windows / mac os  

free open source         

Windows  / mac os

commercial         

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Windows

free

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mac os    

free       

commercial         

This guide was first published on Nov 11, 2018. It was last updated on Nov 11, 2018. This page (Software Synthesizers) was last updated on Feb 15, 2020.