MIDI Software

8EO

Elevating communications

Rethink how your organization communicates, with the capabilities to make it happen. Create a seamless brand experience. Enhance revenue opportunities with increased customer engagement. Deepen both your customer’s relationship with you - and with each other - in open, yet curated ways.

Ableton

We make Live, Push and Link — unique software and hardware for music creation and performance. With these products, our community of users creates amazing things.
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Art and Logic

Coding the “impossible.” ®
Be bold. Envision the future. Let’s create it together

Artiphon

At Artiphon we’re designing new instruments to empower the next billion musicians. Our goal is to enable a world where everyone can be musical, where music is a universal element of our collective creative vocabulary.

INSTRUMENT 1 and Orba, our first two smart instruments, launched with record-setting success on Kickstarter thanks to thousands of people in over 70 countries. Both raised $1M+ in pre-orders, and the INSTRUMENT 1 was named a TIME Best Invention of the Year and a NAMM Best in Show. We are inspired by our incredible community of creators, relying on their insights and feedback as we evolve our products and create new ones.

Dr. Mike Butera founded Artiphon in Nashville, Tennessee in 2011. He holds a Ph.D. in Sound Studies from Virginia Tech, has toured the country as a multi-instrumentalist, taught as a professor of sociology, and consulted globally on consumer electronics. Mike’s doctoral research in the phenomenology of listening laid the groundwork for Artiphon’s design philosophy and patents, and he frequently speaks on topics of music technology and augmented creativity.

The Artiphon team is composed of designers, musicians, and engineers from groundbreaking companies including Space X, Blue Origin, Line 6, and Yamaha. Investors include Warner Music Group, Steve Case, TechNexus in partnership with Shure, and other industry leaders.

Audio Impressions

Founded by film and television composer Christopher L. Stone, Audio Impressions is dedicated to creating a more musical experience for composers and other musical creatives. In order to do so, he has developed several music technologies, patented in the US and Internationally. Products in development include: aour comprehensive virtual instrument library optimized for Divisi processing, a mic bleed and room mic simulation plug-in called “The Room”, and an app that optimizes MIDI files into MusicXML for best results when using music notation software.

Audio Modeling

Evolve Your Sound

Audio Modeling™ is a global leader in multi-vector expressive acoustic instrument digital emulation. After more than seven years of intense exploration and discovery, Stefano Lucato and Emanuele Parravicini founded the music and software company in 2017. This focuses primarily on instruments such as woodwinds, brass, and strings: those that offer continuous input and control by the musician on several dimensions at the same time.

Bome Software

MIDI performance software and hardware used for customization by controllerists, DJ's, theaters, performance artists, music studios, and many other creative enthusiasts.

East West

EASTWEST (soundsonline.com) is one of the largest virtual (software) instrument companies in the world. With clientele that spans the who's who of the music, film, television, games, multimedia and performing arts, EASTWEST has led the industry for 30 years and provides professionals with the very best music creation tools available.

Elk Audio

Elk is a Stockholm based company (formerly known as MIND Music Labs) that develops technologies enabling a new generation of connected musical instruments and audio processors. Our ambition is to create new ways to bridge the gap between musicians and technology, changing how to learn, create, record and share music.

IK Multimedia

The driving philosophy behind all of our products is to give musicians the tools they need to be creative and productive.  We want to make our products both aspirational and affordable. IK Multimedia, Musicians First.

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imitone

control any instrument with your voice.
imitone is a live, low-latency pitch-to-MIDI controller that works with any microphone. Connect app-to-app with any MIDI-enabled music-making software on Mac or PC. imitone's friendly design and low cost makes it ideal for students taking their first steps into music production.

Korg

Our philosophy is Be Original & Be Bold. Korg is a musician-driven company with a track record of pioneering industry-changing innovations 50+ years strong.

Korg

Today, and into the future. Inspiring instruments that make music fun.

Make Music

Our mission is to develop innovative solutions that transform how music is composed, taught, learned, and performed. More than a software company, MakeMusic is a collection of people and personalities who share a passion for music. Music is all we do and we do it better than anyone else.

MakeMusic

MakeMusic, Inc., is a world leader in music technology. Our products include Finale, the world’s best-selling music notation software; Garritan, the leading provider of quality virtual software instruments; MusicXML, the standard open format for exchanging digital sheet music; and SmartMusic, interactive software featuring the world’s largest accompaniment library.

Mark Of the Unicorn

Mark Of the Unicorn (MOTU) is an engineering-driven music technology company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. We are passionately driven to create products that help you produce amazing music. MOTU’s award-winning hardware and software are used by top professionals every day on hit songs, mega tours, primetime shows and blockbuster films.

Medeli

Medeli Electronics believes the full enjoyment of music greatly relies on high-quality musical instruments. We are dedicated to producing top quality digital products for players of all kinds of music.  Medeli inspires and empowers music enthusiast to enjoy grow and share
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Media Overkill (MOK)

MOK is an innovative audio technology company focusing on new forms of synthesis and effects

Melodics

Melodics™ is a desktop app that teaches you to play MIDI keyboards, pad controllers, and drums.

MK2 Audio

Home of the MIDI 2.0 Experts

Consultants in Musical Instruments, Commercial Audio, MIDI, Audio/Video product development and brand management. Mike Kent, founder, is the Chairman of the MIDI 2.0 Working Group and co-author of USB MIDI 1.0 & 2.0. Mike brings a strong understanding of market focused product development and is able to bridge between the two worlds of sales and engineering. Mike filled international roles for Roland R&D for over 20 years in product development and business development, while managing strategic relationships and technology licensing. Mike has consulted to Yamaha, Apple, Roland, Musescore, Russell Jewelers, Shure, Iz Technology, NASA’s Ames Research Center, and General Dynamics for the US Coast Guard.
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Moforte

Apps 
that empower everyone to make, share and collaborate on creating music

Moog Music

Moog Music is the leading producer of analog synthesizers in the world. The employee-owned company and its customers carry on the legacy of its founder, electronic musical instrument pioneer, Dr. Bob Moog.  All of Moog’s instruments are hand built in its factory in Asheville, NC.
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Music Hackspace

London based community for innovators and hobbyists passionate about music technology and sound art. Organises regular DIY workshops and events.

Native Instruments

Native Instruments is the backbeat to the music industry. As the leaders in digital music creation and performance, we're right there on stage and in the studio with global stars and legends in the making. Driven by our mission to make music creation more inclusive and accessible, our hardware, software and digital services provide innovative, fully-integrated solutions for hobbyists, amateurs and professionals of all styles and genres.

For over 20 years, Native Instruments has been at the heart of musical innovation pursuing our vision to inspire and empower all music lovers. Our ground-breaking platforms have created thriving creative communities. And our products and services consistently push technological boundaries and open new creative horizons for professionals and amateurs alike.

Retronyms

Retronyms is a software studio focused on enabling creative expression.

We strive to make fun and powerful products that allow people to create, collaborate, and engage through digital media. We’re interested in how next-generation devices and technology can be used to explore these ideas.

Ringway Electronics Co Ltd

Ringway Tech (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd. is a well-known designer and manufacturer of professional electronic musical instruments and their related products. They include electronic keyboard, midi keyboard, digital piano, electronic drum, double manner keyboard and Music Teaching System.

Roland

Roland Corporation is a leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic musical instruments, including keyboards and synthesizers, guitar products, electronic percussion, digital recording equipment, amplifiers, and audio processing devices. With over 40 years of innovation that continues to shape the sound of modern music, Roland sets the standards in music technology for the world to follow.

ROLI Ltd

ROLI makes the ultra-expressive Seaboard range of musical instruments, the Equator and NOISE synthesizers, the JUCE C++ framework, and Blend.io which connects musicians, producers, and listeners.

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Spectrasonics

Founded in 1994 by Los Angeles composer Eric Persing and his wife Lorey, Spectrasonics quickly became a leading developer of world-class sampled sound libraries. As Chief Sound Designer for Roland Corporation since 1984, Eric was already well-known in the music industry for creating many of the most popular sounds in their classic synthesizers, including the ground breaking Roland D-50. By infusing his years of product design expertise, Spectrasonics earned a reputation for setting the standard of excellence in the industry.

Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Creativity First

Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH is a German musical software and hardware company based in Hamburg with satellite offices in Siegburg and London. It develops music recording, arranging and editing software, notably Cubase and Nuendo. It also designs audio recording and MIDI hardware interfaces and controllers and iOS music apps including Cubasis. 

Synthogy

Synthogy is a Massachusetts based audio software company founded by George Taylor and Joe Ierardi, former engineers of Kurzweil Music Systems. Together they bring more than 35 years of design experience in synthesizers, musical instruments, effects, and sound design to the field of Virtual Instruments.

Yamaha

Yamaha has been intimately involved with the development of MIDI since 1982 and today makes more MIDI-enabled musical instruments each year than any other company on the planet.

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Zivix

Zivix builds innovative electronic instruments and connected software to inspire, educate and empower musicians and creative professionals.