Pro Tools now has a realtime "elastic audio" bundled in the form of Celemony's industry-leading Melodyne. Joe Albano puts its pitch shifting algorithms to the test.
This plug-in sends shimmers down DAWs by combining reverb, pitch shifting, and feedback to create out-of-this-world soundscapes and spaces.
Most DAW nowadays incorporate time-shifting features, but not all include pitch-shifting capabilities. Logic does, with several tools for manipulating pitch for both corrective and creative purposes.
Crystals plug-in from Eventide combines twin reverse pitch shifters with reverse delays and reverb. It's the kind of effect plug-in that can add a larger than life sound to instruments.
This powerful auto-tuning and pitch correction software from Antares can deliver everything from subtle tweaks to all-out robot vocal. Matt Hepworth put it to the test.
The first pitch shifting plug-in with 64 voices, Devious Machines' Pitch Monster brings new levels of sound manipulation capability to your DAW.
Get everything from subtle correction to hard, EDM-style vocal shifting with Antares Auto-Tune EFX+. Josh Carney shows you how.
Each voice can be delayed and fed back in 4 intricate matrices for complex results. Here's what you need to know about the latest hardware release from Meris.
Modulate playback speed, use key tracking to control pitch, loop, reverse and much more. Bitwig Studio 2's Sampler is deconstructed in this video from certified pro, Thavius Beck.
Logic Pro X has more tools for pitching and tuning audio than you may have realised, and it works just as flexibly as editing MIDI pitch does. Darren Burgos explains.
Cubase has a great set of tools for processing audio offline. Here's how you can 'abuse' them to mash and mangle audio into something unique.Â
Melodyne from Celemony Software is one of the most popular audio pitch correction tools. And Melodyne can manipulate pitch in order to create interesting effects, like the chorus we show you below.
Waves Audio's Tune Real Time claims to provide no noticeable latency and excellent sonic results. A weighty promise that Joe Albano looks deeper into. Find out if it lives up to expectations?
Now you can speed up, slow down, pitch shift, and loop sections of an audio file in your browser with TimeStretch Player. Works great and shows what is possible for the future...
There's more to creating good vocal harmonies than just using pitch shifting software. In this tutorial, Joe Albano takes us through the basic concepts and considerations you need to know.