Omnisphere 2.6 is Out

Discussion in 'SAMPLE Talk' started by Quasar, Mar 27, 2019.

  1. Quasar

    Quasar Senior Member

    Jun 26, 2012
    Really looking forward to the new arp/save as MIDI features.

    Also, there seems to be almost a GB of new sound sources... Omnisphere is really not expensive when you look at all that you get. One of the best purchases I've ever made.
    SoNowWhat? and whiskers like this.
  2. keepitsimple

    keepitsimple Active Member

    May 8, 2017
    I wonder what their next project will be after Keyscape and all the recent Omnisphere updates.
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  3. SAM CA

    SAM CA Member

    Feb 5, 2019
    This has been a painful question. Everything Spectrasonic does is top notch. Excluding Keyscape everything else is synth based. It'd be nice to see something completely different. How about String-scape! That'd be awesome.
  4. keepitsimple

    keepitsimple Active Member

    May 8, 2017
    My guess is they'll be focusing on acoustic drums next....or maybe something orchestral like you said.
  5. kgdrum

    kgdrum Senior Member

    Apr 11, 2005

    Please let it be Stylus RMX 2! :dancer:
  6. antonyb

    antonyb Member

    May 21, 2017
    Wasn't that the plan? I thought Eric Persing mentioned StylusRMX was the next thing to be updated... but take that with a grain of salt for now, I am looking for the source of that info (sorry getting old, can't remember where I read that)
  7. Greg

    Greg Senior Member

    Mar 16, 2012
    Los Angeles
    Best purchase ever is an understatement, I think its the best virtual instrument ever made at this point. Most libraries / vsts eventually get boring, but Omnisphere seems to grow new legs every year and is always exciting to explore new sounds in.
    Patrick de Caumette and JohnG like this.
  8. jononotbono

    jononotbono Luke Johnson

    Capture Midi files! Man, that is just fantastic. Can't wait to try it out!
  9. jononotbono

    jononotbono Luke Johnson

    Oh, and how could I not be excited by this...
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    Here's to hoping Kontakt sorts this out. Man, Omnisphere is just such a great invention! What a wonderful investment! :)
  10. Sopranos

    Sopranos Senior Member

    Jul 22, 2010
    Not sure I understand this... is there a video on it? Does that mean you can take an arp pattern and the midi will place notes accordingly?

    Anyone try this yet?
  11. prodigalson

    prodigalson Senior Member

    Nov 14, 2013
    Downloaded, installed, clicked on the first preset that caught my eye (“Wakanda something or other”) and laughed out loud at how awesome it sounded.

    Omnisphere is truly the king of VSTs
    SoNowWhat?, JohnG and Monkberry like this.
  12. Guy Rowland

    Guy Rowland Senior Member

    Dec 13, 2012
    I'm pretty certain - like 99.99% certain - he never in fact said this. The stock reply is "we haven't forgotten about rhythm".

    Only had the briefest of plays with 2.6, but it seems fabulous. Chuffed they've filled every one of the 48 modulation slots on the MS20iC profile - yes that jackfield works!
  13. AmbientMile

    AmbientMile Member

    Oct 24, 2014
    In the Hardware Integration video, I had to laugh when Eric throws the mouse and we hear the (either hated or loved) Wilhelm Scream!!
  14. Goldie Zwecker

    Goldie Zwecker Active Member

    Feb 1, 2017
    Also downloaded and installed - but how do i find/isolate only the new presets?
  15. I cross my fingers for a Stylus RMX 2.0 release in 2030...! :)
    dpasdernick likes this.
  16. Manuel Stumpf

    Manuel Stumpf Active Member

    Sep 30, 2018
    You can type "2.6" in the search field in the patch browser (category All Spectrasonics), which will then show the new patches.
    SoNowWhat?, JohnG, chimuelo and 2 others like this.
  17. sIR dORT

    sIR dORT Member

    Oct 26, 2018
    This is terrible. Omni keeps getting more and more enticing while the size of my wallet keeps me depressed. :crying:
  18. TigerTheFrog

    TigerTheFrog I'm supposed to be working now.

    Nov 18, 2016
    Brooklyn, NY
  19. tack

    tack Damned Dirty Ape

    Aug 3, 2013
    Large wallets aren't very expensive. Sounds like with a very minor investment you can make yourself feel a lot better.
    kleotessard and Joe Maron like this.
  20. sIR dORT

    sIR dORT Member

    Oct 26, 2018
    You aren't helping lol

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