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I just finished up a video tutorial covering the big topics related to Qtractor usage. I tried to make the case for Qtractor as a serious (perhaps best) choice for audio production on Linux. "THE Qtractor Tutorial" tracks a user through the process of choosing Qtractor in the first place, to downloading, through customization, routing and template making, through audio and midi recording, effects plugins and a wide variety of other important details that can get one more than merely 'started' on the software.

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Qtractor 0.9.18 - A Fall'20 Release


Hi everyone,...

Qtractor 0.9.18 (fall'20) is out!

Change-log:

  • When under NSM, all top-level windows, main, mixer and connections, will always start hidden.
  • Plugin editors (GUIs) that are currently open on a track are now brought up as top-level windows immediately when a track is made current or highlighted (and Track / Auto Monitor is in effect).
  • MIDI clip editor mouse hovering effect extended to whole current note line on main view (piano-roll eye-candy++); also, the white keys on MIDI clip editor's virtual piano keyboard, are now fully highlighted.
  • Plugin search paths (View > Options... > Plugins > Paths) now lists all the default and actual existing paths, instead of a blank list.
  • Undimmed octave divider lines on the piano-roll.
  • Fixed potential crash on changing audio output buses channel count.
  • Note names display (inside note rectangles) are now an option on the MIDI clip editor (aka. piano-roll; menu View > Note Names).

Vee One Suite 0.9.18 - A Fall'20 Release


Avast ye lads, boring news ahead...

Once again, the Vee One Suite of old-school software instruments, synthv1, as a polyphonic subtractive synthesizer, samplv1, a polyphonic sampler synthesizer, drumkv1 as yet another drum-kit sampler and padthv1 as a polyphonic additive synthesizer, are here released onto the wild, just for the (Northern) Fall/Autumn'20 season...

Boring as hell, they still feature the same two kinds of deliverables:

  • a pure stand-alone JACK client with JACK-session, NSM (Non Session Management) and both JACK MIDI and ALSA MIDI input support;
  • a LV2 instrument plug-in.

Change-log:

  • Upstream package naming for the JACK standalone and LV2 plugin deliverables are suffixed to '-jack' and '-lv2', respectively.
  • Fixed note-off effectiveness when DCA is disabled (idle). (applies to samplv1 and drumkv1 only)
  • White keys on the virtual piano keyboard are now fully highlighted.

The Vee One Suite are free, open-source Linux Audio software, distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 or later.

Qtractor 0.9.17 - An End-of-Summer'20 Release


So long Summer'20,

Qtractor 0.9.17 (end-of-summer'20) is released!

Change-log:

  • Early fixing to build for Qt >= 6.0.0 and the C++17 standard.
  • Fixed crash when changing an auto-monitored audio track's number of channels due on switching its audio output bus.
  • Avoid a complete track re-open when changing properties, unless either input or output buses are changed.
  • Fixed custom track icon selection when none is currently set.

Vee One Suite 0.9.17 - A Late Summer'20 Release


One lousy Summer, just saying goodbye,...

And now this...

The Vee One Suite of old-school software instruments, synthv1, as a polyphonic subtractive synthesizer, samplv1, a polyphonic sampler synthesizer, drumkv1 as yet another drum-kit sampler and padthv1 as a polyphonic additive synthesizer, are here released for the (Northern) Summer'20 ending season and bumped to version 0.9.17.

Featuring:

  • a pure stand-alone JACK client with JACK-session, NSM (Non Session Management) and both JACK MIDI and ALSA MIDI input support;
  • a LV2 instrument plug-in.

Change-log:

  • Arbitrary number of pitch-shifted octave sample tables is now an instance parameter; pitch-shifting algorithm is selected as a global user preference option cf. Help > Configure... > Options > Pitch-shift type: S.M.Bernsee classic algorithm (default) or RubberBand library. (applies to samplv1 only)
  • Added -n, --client-name to the JACK stand-alone client application command line option arguments.
  • Fixed uninitialized number of voices variable; early-bird adaptations to Qt6 >= 6.0.0 and C++17 standard.

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