The Short attach a screen to the Novation Circuit groovebox Synthesizer that can display all the parameters and gives you visual feedback of them!
With the Circuit, Novation has hit the jackpot some years ago because it’s a Synthesizer, drum machine and sampler in an affordable device. One of the little problems with this device is that it doesn’t have a screen that shows you the parameters. Bill instruments shared today a sneak preview of the Short, a new add-on for the Circuit that try to solve this problem.
The Short is a small screen that can be attached on the Novation Circuit and that offers you visual control of any parameters of you patches. Some months ago, the developer already shared another preview but now it’s finally on Kickstarter. If you want to add an screen to your Circuit than check out the Short.
SHORT is a MIDI controller compatible with Circuit Novation.
We’re keen on our Groove Box, a tremendous tool which enables us to create great pieces of music. But you need to plug it to a computer to set up complex patches, and we thought it was not convenient on jam or live sessions, when you want to tune patches on the fly. So we created a very simple MIDI controller: SHORT. SHORT is a tiny, intuitive, battery powered tool. Just plug it to the groovebox and control every single synth’s parameter.
Control every synth’s parameters :
Navigate through the parameters using Short’s buttons and screen and use the 8 macro controls of the groove box to change their value. You have full, easy and immediate access to your synth engine. Edit analogue resonance, Eq, change on the fly OSC2 waveform, …
The Short is now available via Kickstarter for 100€
More information here: The Short