What's New

• iOS 8 compatible
• Fixed crash during startup on iOS 8
• Fixed crash when zooming in the edit panels
• Bug fixes and improvements

App Description

To celebrate the release of "KORG iM1 for iPad", KORG music apps are up to 50% off until June 30!

iMS-20 is an analog synth studio; a complete recreation of the Korg MS-20 synth, an analog sequencer, a drum machine, and even Korg's Kaoss Pad technology. Plus, you can share your songs online via the SoundCloud!

iMS-20 is a complete music production app for iPad. It consists of a complete recreation of the legendary Korg MS-20 analog synth with the patching capability, plus a 16-step analog sequencer based on the Korg SQ-10, a six-part drum machine which can create drum parts by simply tapping the buttons, and a seven-channel mixer with 14 types of effects.

In addition, iMS-20 offers dual Kaoss Pads allowing you to generate music by simply stroking the pad and moving your fingers over it. Experiment to come up with wild musical phrase! And with access to the SoundCloud audio platform*, you can publish your songs, or collaborate on ideas with people anywhere in the world from within the app!

[Specifications]
Components:
• MS-20 monophonic synthesizer : 1 unit
• Analog sequencer : 1 unit
• 6-part drum machine : 1 unit
• Mixer : 1 unit
• Song/Pattern composer : 1 unit

MS-20 monophonic synthesizer:
• Analog modeling synthesizer (MS-20 modeled by “CMT” Component Modeling Technology)
• 2VCO / 2VCF / 1VCA / 2EG / Patch Panel
• Additional functions : Modulation Key/Tempo Sync
• Insert effect (selectable from 14 effect types as below)

Analog sequencer:
• 16-step analog sequencer
• Control notes, volume, pan, parameters, and voltages via knobs
• Configurable steps (1-16) and sequence mode (6 types)
• Trigger out per channel or step position

6-part drum machine:
• 6-part/16-step drum machine
• Create sounds by sampling a single note from a built-in MS-20
• Controllable notes, volume and pan by knobs
• Configurable steps (1-16) and sequence mode (6 types) per a part

Mixer:
• 7-channel mixer
• Double needle meter indicates VU level
• Master effect (selectable from 14 effect types as below)

Song/Pattern composer:
• Compose a song or select a pattern, built-in mixer
• 16 patterns and 256 bars per a song
• Tempo setting (20-300 BPM) and Swing function

Effect type:
• 14 types : Short Delay, BPM Sync Delay, Reverb 1, Reverb 2, Chorus/Flanger, Equalizer, Compressor, Tube Simulator (Valve Force), Low-Pass Filter, High-Pass Filter, Band-Pass Filter, Talking Modulator, Decimator, Grain Shifter

Controllers:
• Keyboard : Variable width (22, 26, or 29 keys)
• Kaoss Pad : 2 units
- Performance pad : Key/Scale (31 types) settings
- Parameter control pad : X-Y axis parameter settings

Other:
• Audio export function (Bouncing a song or pattern, and Real-time recording a performance: 16-bit/44.1 kHz stereo WAV format)
• Publish and share songs online with the SoundCloud audio platform
• Various template patterns by music genre are included
• Various template sounds by sound category are included

* You will need to register for a SoundCloud account in order to use SoundCloud. Also, when using SoundCloud, you must observe SoundCloud Ltd.'s terms of use, such as the prohibition on uploading songs whose copyright is the property of a third party. For details, refer to the SoundCloud website : http://soundcloud.com

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● Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/korg.iapps
● Twitter : http://www.twitter.com/korg_iapps

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • May 25, 2015 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • January 04, 2015 Price increase: $19.99 -> $29.99
  • December 01, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • October 07, 2014 New version 1.6.4
  • September 10, 2014 Price increase: $19.99 -> $29.99
  • September 04, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • July 16, 2014 Price increase: $19.99 -> $29.99
  • July 08, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • February 24, 2014 Price increase: $19.99 -> $29.99
  • January 24, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • January 03, 2014 Price increase: $14.99 -> $29.99
  • December 20, 2013 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $14.99
  • September 20, 2013 New version 1.6.3
  • April 17, 2013 Price increase: $14.99 -> $29.99
  • April 10, 2013 New version 1.6.2
  • April 10, 2013 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $14.99
  • March 22, 2013 Price increase: $14.99 -> $29.99
  • March 13, 2013 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $14.99
  • January 07, 2013 New version 1.6.1
  • January 02, 2013 Price increase: $14.99 -> $29.99
  • December 19, 2012 New version 1.6.0
  • November 26, 2012 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $14.99
  • August 22, 2012 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • August 10, 2012 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $15.99
  • May 09, 2012 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • April 27, 2012 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $15.99
  • December 04, 2011 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • November 30, 2011 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $15.99
  • September 29, 2011 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • September 26, 2011 New version 1.5.2
  • September 26, 2011 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $15.99
  • June 01, 2011 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • May 26, 2011 New version 1.5.1
  • March 24, 2011 New version 1.5.0
  • March 10, 2011 Price decrease: $32.99 -> $15.99
  • March 10, 2011 New version 1.2.0
  • February 01, 2011 Price increase: $15.99 -> $32.99
  • December 18, 2010 New version 1.1.0

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