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Welcome To Website 3.0

Welcome to our re-launched community website! We are thrilled to have you here and excited to share with you the amazing features and updates we have in store. This place has been (...)

Synfire 2.0

A new generation of the Music Prototying Studio is here. In addition to Express and Pro, we added a new Sparks edition for songwriters and home producers.

Leaving Twitter For Mastodon

For various reasons, our presence on Twitter never gained much steam. To be honest, we neglegted that communication channel and it shows. Now that Twitter seems poised to descend into chaos, we've (...)

What Kind of Music do You Make?

While preparing for a new generation of Synfire and HN, Cognitone is looking to update all tutorials and music examples to make them more instructive and fun. Let us know your musical preferences now, so we can make stuff that best suits your needs.


We're happy to announce Sprike, a virtual analog synth that Cognitone will showcase in future tutorials, example songs and racks. Sprike is open source. Everyone can download it for free from the Cognitone site.

Akai EWI-USB Control

Cognitone has released Akai EWI-USB Control, a utility software for the wind controller hardware EWI-USB from Akai Professional. The tool provides controls for all the hardware's parameters and allows for saving frequently (...)