The introduction of the Moog Little Phatty synth in March 2006 marked a new era in Moog's history, bringing the features and functionality of its high-end analog instruments to a broader audience. Today, Moog continues to push the electronic music world into another dimension with the introduction of the Little Phatty Editor Librarian. This computer software is compatible with the Little Phatty and allows users to control, organize and play their synth like never before.
The Little Phatty Editor Librarian is designed to be the ultimate tool for organizing and creating presets for both the Little Phatty Tribute and Stage Editions. Through a MIDI connection from the Little Phatty to a computer, this program can receive and replace single presets or an entire bank of presets. Once the presets are transmitted to the Little Phatty Editor Librarian, all preset parameters can be displayed in a graphical user interface, including edit functions like Pot Mapping and Filter Poles. The presets can easily be uploaded and downloaded between the synth and a computer, making for easy creation, organization, storage and implementation of the sounds you need.
The settings of the front panel controls can be displayed with several resolutions, including: 7-bit, 8-bit and high resolution (16-bit), to allow super-precise sound editing. The program can also be used to learn the inner details of the factory presets. Using the Little Phatty Editor Librarian, presets can be organized to create custom preset banks - a terrific feature for musicians preparing for their next gig. In addition, a preset genetics function is available to create new presets by morphing or mutating two presets together.
With the help of the Little Phatty Editor Librarian, users can also play the Little Phatty remotely from a computer keyboard. A Little Phatty operating system update function is incorporated as well, simplifying future Little Phatty OS updates.
Features of the Little Phatty Editor Librarian include:
The Little Phatty Editor Librarian also makes it easy to manage preset banks:
The Little Phatty Editor Librarian costs $69 and is available only at www.moogmusic.com. No special software is required - the Little Phatty Editor Librarian is a stand-alone program designed to run on Macintosh and PC computers.