Orb AI is your newest bandmate, helping you write songs

Artificial Intelligence reaches new heights every day, and the latest software writes your tracks with you.

Orb Composer is a new Artificial Intelligence software that gives you tips and templates to help create tracks like a band-mate whose musical theory is on point. It might sound like a breach of creativity, and maybe it is for you but Orb could be a big tool in helping certain artists transform their ideas into full songs.

It’s creators, Hexachord, call Orb “the most accomplished music composition Artificial Intelligence in the world”. More than 5 years of research went into creating the AI which takes musical ideas and transforms them into new possibilities with it’s deep knowledge of musical standards and ideas.

For those worried about it taking away from the pure creation of music, it’s creators say: “Orb Composer doesn’t replace the composer and doesn’t write music automatically. You have to feed Orb with your own choices. Orb creates music mock-ups based on your creativity and only with your musical ideas.” Like a glorified cheat code it sounds.

What is it capable of:

Music templates

We propose 6 «basic» music templates to help you pre-select a musical environment: Orchestral, Strings, Piano, Electro, Pop-Rock and Ambient.

Own music structure

Structure your song as you want! You can add as many block and bar items as you wish, it’s fast and easy!

Chord Progressions

With the chord diagram you can drag-and-drop all different chords, from simple to complex ones, and create your own harmony.

Instrument Combinations

Choose the instruments you want to use for your composition, and for each instrument fine tune settings easily.

Import melodies (MIDI)

Import your melodies and use Orb to create your own musical arrangement or orchestration.

Full Compatibility (VSTi, AAX, DAW)

Use your favorite sequencers and sound machines to exploit the full sound potential of Orb composition

After more than 5 years in the making Orb Composer is set to finally launch on April 2nd next month. You can pre-order Orb now for €349 or €649 for an enhanced edition with more capabilities, most notably the ability to create songs with a wide variety of time signatures, whereas standard just comes in 4/4.

Pre-Order or find out more here: www.orb-composer.com/shop

Head of Social Media and Marketing, RouteNote

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