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SKULPTsynth SE is a powerful portable performance synthesiser that allows musicians to perform and compose anywhere. This lightweight USB or battery-powered synthesiser features a unique 32-oscillator virtual analogue sound engine. Its mighty synth architecture features 2 WAVE groups, incorporating four oscillators per voice, a morphable 2-Pole resonant Filter plus a comprehensive 8-slot modulation matrix and digital effects.

The integrated Arp and 256-note Sequencer allows to play rhythmic patterns and melodies automatically. SKULPT supports MPE for next-generation expressive performances. Musicians, DJs and producers will find 128 exciting preset sounds to start their synth adventure right out of the box. The free MODALapp and MODALplugin for all primary computer and mobile platforms integrates easily with any VST3 and AU compatible recording environment.

SKULPTsynth SE and SKULPTsynthesiser (sold separately) can be polychained in mixed setups (up to 4 synths) and the patches are cross-compatible. A wide range of free and commercial patch collections are already available to start the musical adventure immediately. 

Key Features

  • Play and record rich classic and modern synthesiser sounds with the flexible 4-voice synth architecture, expandable to 16 voices via polychain


  • Create and save impressive sound textures with up to 8 oscillators per voice, morphable waveforms, analogue-style morphable filter and flexible effects


  • Master your performances with MPE support and the integrated real-time sequencer with up to 4 Animation lanes


  • Integrate SKULPTsynth SE into your production and live performance setup thanks to its full-size MIDI connections and 3.5 mm Sync in and outs


  • Access all synthesiser functions and update SKULPTsynth SE via the free MODALapp, available on macOS, Windows, iOS, iPadOS, Android and AU/VST3


  • Use it anywhere with its portable and lightweight, yet durable desktop design with real-time controls and 16 touch keys, powered by 6 AA batteries or USB power

SKULPTsynth SE Specifications

Polyphony: 4 voices virtual-analogue

• 32 oscillators, 32 oscillators, 8 per voice, split into 2 WAVE groups
• Individual waveform morphing for WAVE group
• Available waveforms WAVE 1: Sine - Triangle - Saw - Square - PWM
• Available waveforms WAVE 2: Sine - Triangle - Saw - Square - Noise
• Multi option Unison / spread to detune the 32 oscillators for massive sounds
• FM, PWM, tuning and Ring Modulation options
• Mixer section for WAVE levels

• Analog-style morphing 2-pole filter with resonance
• Seamless morphing from low pass, through band pass, to high pass

• 3 x envelope generators for Filter, Amplitude and Modulation
• 2 x audio rate LFOs, one global and one polyphonic
• 8-slot modulation matrix with 8 sources and 37 destinations

Sequencer and Arpeggiator
• Realtime sequencer that will record up to 256 notes and up to 4 parameters of animation
• Fully featured arpeggiator with division, direction, octave, bipolar swing, Arp Latch and sustain controls 

• Distortion (waveshaping overdrive)
• Delay with modulation, sync to internal and external tempo sources

User Memory
• 128 sound memory locations
• 64 sequence memory locations

Controls and Performance
• 16-key touch MIDI keyboard
• 14 endless encoders and 13 buttons to access synth parameters for sound programming and real-time tweaks while performing
• Compatible with MPE enabled MIDI controllers for expressive performance articulations
• Monophonic, Duophonic and Polyphonic play modes available

Inputs and Outputs
• 3.5 mm / 1/8" TRS dual-mono output
• 3.5 mm / 1/8" TRS headphone output
• MIDI DIN In and Out
• 3.5mm / 1/8" Analogue clock sync In and Out
• Class compliant MIDI over USB connection

Power: Powered by USB or 6 x AA batteries, USB cable included

Editor Software: Free editor app available for MacOS, Windows, IOS, iPadOS and Android

Case: Lightweight and durable hard plastic enclosure with removable protection hood

Dimensions: 255mm x 135m x 68mm / 10" x 5 1/2" x 3"
Weight: 0.62 kg / 1.36 lbs (without batteries)

Modal Electronics Skulpt Synth SE 4-Voice Synthesizer

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