Rick Jelliffe explains what’s possible with SynthEdit, the Windows shareware program that helps you build your own software synthesizers and effects.
- Make Your Own Software Synth, Part 1 introduces SynthEdit and the VST format and offers extensive links to sounds and instruments (both commercial and free) made with SynthEdit.
- Make Your Own Software Synth, Part 2 introduces the basic categories of synthesizers and explores the basic design and GUI of the Ricko-3A, a real VST virtual synthesizer created by the author.
Part three is on the way and will describe the details of making the Ricko-3A, including the modules and how MIDI automation is implemented.
- Introductory synthedit tutorial is a pictorial at a glance introduction to using SynthEdit.