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Blending Textures with Instant Orchestra



Blending Textures with Instant Orchestra

Are you familiar with the orchestration technique that sounds like one ensemble is melding into another? This effect is easily accomplished in Instant Orchestra through the use of Blending Textures, a set of instrument patches designed to seamlessly fade from one orchestral texture to another.

The mod wheel on your MIDI keyboard is the slick way to activate this fade between orchestral textures.  Not sure how to do this? This week’s blog post was created just for you!

Watch as Isaac unfolds the mysteries of using the mod wheel when blending textures with Instant Orchestra in our fourth Get to Know IO video:


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