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Thorn is a software synthesizer that was designed to be easy to use and deliver awesome sound. In Thorn, being simple means to be straightforward and provide advanced sonic control at the same time. Intuitive workflow, high-quality processing modules, light on the CPU, Thorn is ready to be put at the heart of your mix, in any genre of modern electronic music production.
Thorn offers 3 oscillators that utilize spectral synthesis method. This gives you control over all harmonics involved in the generation process of your sound. The oscillator provides sets of spectral and real-time effects to shape harmonics further. Of course FM, RM, PWM, Hard Sync implemented too.
Sound sources organized as spectrum tables of 16 frames with the ability to edit and morph harmonics. The spectral synthesis gives the ability to “post-process” all the generated harmonics with a special filter to colourize the output.
Two multi-mode, analog modelled filters with sensitive saturation stages available to charge your sounds and make it shine through the mix. There are 9 high-quality effects, 3x ADSR envelopes, 3x LFOs, 2x multistage envelopes at your service in Thorn. 16-step flexible arpeggiator with MIDI output to generate rhythmic sequences available as well.
Additionally, Thorn provides a grid-based Glitch sequencer for maximum fun. Chop your sounds with the sequencer to get modern glitchy, stuttering effects.
Thorn Expansions Bundle is a set of three sound expansions created by Rob Lee and Dmitry Sches.
Thorn Sound Expansion 2 by Rob Lee
Sound Expansion 2 is a collection of 100 Ambient, House, Techno and Trance presets for Thorn created by Rob Lee
HouseMaster One by Rob Lee
HouseMaster One is a collection of 85 Ambient House and Techno presets for Thorn created by Rob Lee
Thorn Essentials Expansion
Thorn Essentials is a collection of 100 Bass, Lead and Pluck sounds for Thorn. All presets respond to modulation wheel controller and velocity. The sounds can be used for production in any modern electronic music genre.
Thorn doesn’t require a powerful processor to run, though it is recommended to use modern processors with at least two cores. Please make sure you have the following system specifications:
- A modern processor with SSE3 support
- Windows Vista or higher
- OSX 10.9.X or higher
- VST 2.4 or VST 3 or AU or AAX compatible host software
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