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Hydrogen
Hydrogen
0.9.6
4.5
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Hydrogen free download for Mac

Hydrogen for Mac0.9.6

04 January 2012

Open source pattern based drum-machine (beta).

What is Hydrogen for Mac

Hydrogen is an advanced drum machine for GNU/Linux. It's main goal is to bring professional yet simple and intuitive pattern-based drum programming.

Features:

General:

  • Very user-friendly, modular, fast and intuitive graphical interface based on QT 4.
  • Sample-based stereo audio engine, with import of sound samples in .wav, .au and .aiff formats.
  • Support of samples in compressed FLAC file.
Sequencer and mixer:
  • Pattern-based sequencer, with unlimited number of patterns and ability to chain patterns into a song.
  • Up to 192 ticks per pattern with individual level per event and variable pattern length.
  • Unlimited instrument tracks with volume, mute, solo, pan capabilities.
  • Multi layer support for instruments (up to 16 samples for each instrument).
  • Sample Editor, with basic cut and loop functions. (NEW)
  • Time-stretch and pitch functions via rubberband cli. Require the rubberband-cli package. (NEW)
  • Play-lists with scripting function. (NEW)
  • Advanced tab-tempo. (NEW)
  • Director Window with a visual metronome and song position tags. (NEW)
  • Time-line with variable tempo. (NEW)
  • Single and stacked pattern mode. (NEW)
  • Export/Import single patterns into song projects. (NEW)
  • Midi learning via Shift+MouseClick on many gui-cotrollers combined with a midi settings editor. (NEW)
  • Ability to import/export song files.
  • Unique human velocity, human time, pitch and swing functions.
  • Multiple patterns playing at once.
Other:
  • JACK, ALSA, PortAudio and OSS audio drivers.
  • ALSA MIDI and PortMidi input with assignable midi-in channel (1..16, ALL).
  • Import/export of drumkits.
  • Export song to wav, aiff, flac or ogg file.
  • Export song to midi file.

What's new in Hydrogen

Version 0.9.6 (beta1):

First beta of the upcoming 0.9.6 release.

  • Jack midi support
  • Jack session support
  • Undo
  • tab-based interface (optimized for netbooks)

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Joeschisa
Joeschisa
Jan 4 2012
0.9.6
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Jan 4 2012
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Version: 0.9.6
Doesn't seem to support audio units (question); couldn't find any reference to them on their web site.
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Intel 32
  • Mac OS X 10.7.0 or later

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