Strand is a musical instrument with an integrated digital audio workstation. It is designed to extend the life of improvisation and recording. Milled in one piece of aluminum and with a total weight of 4.2 kilograms, it is a solid and stable device. Strand has a total of 32 keys, assignable controls that include nine pads, six knobs and one slider. It also features an integrated and interchangeable battery making it possible to play without additional power for 5 hours.
A Built-in Touchscreen
The burning feature is the built-in touchscreen and its user interface to support improvisation and recording of any musical imagination. Focus has been to optimize the user’s interaction by minimizing the time it takes to accomplish a certain sound. Inserts are added by sliding a track to the right and could be anything from a delay to changing the cut-off frequency or resonance. A plug-in is available and compatible with major DAWs for a continuous workflow with your creative tools.
The rear panel includes a wide range of inputs and outputs.
The side is equipped with a 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Watch the video in HD on vimeo. A showcase of the instrument and its interface.