Orba

Is Orba polyphonic?
Yep, the embedded synth is polyphonic and multitimbral. In other words, multiple notes and multiple sounds, all capable of being looped and layered at the s...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 12:59 PM
Is Orba velocity sensitive?
Yes, Orba is very sensitive to differences in velocity and location of a touch. This allows expressive playing techniques and variations.
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:00 PM
How does Orba's built-in sound engine work?
We designed an innovative new synthesizer engine for Orba, with a broad range of synth sounds that work seamlessly with various playing gestures. Orba’s emb...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 10:17 PM
How do I play a scale on Orba's 8 pads?
The 8 pads can be tuned to any note or chord. Using the cross-platform app presets with a different tuning can be loaded into Orba.
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:02 PM
Can I use headphones?
Sure can! We built in a 3.5mm headphone output, so you can connect headphones (or an external speaker for that matter).
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:02 PM
How does the looper work?
It might help to watch this video to get a sense of how the looper works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yoxUlNmhQWw     It's essentially a four-...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:03 PM
How do I build a song with Orba?
The built-in looper allows you to record a loop for each part, Drum, Bass, Chord, and Lead. The four loops can be overdubbed and the tempo can be adjusted a...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:03 PM
Does Orba use Bluetooth MIDI?
Yes! Orba uses MIDI over Bluetooth LE to connect to phones and computers, meaning there's no need to tether the device using a USB cable (although you&...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:04 PM
Is Orba an MPE controller?
Orba is indeed compatible with MIDI MPE synths. Each playing mode will output notes and CCs on their own channels. Thus, each note can have its own correspo...
Tue, 3 Mar, 2020 at 1:06 PM