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LayR For iOS Updated With Wave Folder, 200+ New Presets

LayR For iOS Updated With Wave Folder, 200+ New Presets


Living Memory Software has updated LayR, its multitimbral software synthesizer for iOS, adding a new Wave Folder in the synth engine, 200+ new Instrument Presets and more.

Here’s what’s new in LayR 1.0.7:

  • 200+ new Instrument presets from Brice.
  • A brand new Wave Folding distortion effect inserted between the 2 filters.
    ( Wave Folder is only active then Filter 2 has input from Filter 1 )
  • A new performance bank with a few Wave Folder demo presets.
  • New MIDI activity indicators added to Instrument views.
    (The arrows on the MIDI transpose control now flash when MIDI is received.)
  • New Voice Activity indicators added to all Mixer Strips.
    (Blue lights indicate voices are active for the Instrument or Layer.)
  • Added Mod and Bend wheel controls to the keyboard.
  • Added a “dark mode” for the keyboard:
    (The dark option can be set in the key edit view.)
  • Added an “Initialise” button to the Load Preset views.
    (Resets instrument or performance to default settings.)
  • Added an “Add Layer” button to Layer Strips in Performance view.
  • Tapping on the host button in IAA transport now switches directly to the host app.
  • In some IAA hosts LayR will now appear in it’s own “Living Memory” category.
  • Added copy & paste filter1 to filter2 and vice-versa in the layer clipboards.
    (To access clipboard on iPad, long-press on the background in the editor).
  • Instrument & Layer: Increased transpose limit from 36 to 72.
  • Renamed LayR’s main mix output to “LayR Main Stereo”.
  • Fixed: Instrument MIDI bank number incorrectly reset after loading an instrument.
  • Fixed: Tapping on the keyboard MIDI channel to enter channel number.

LayR is a massively polyphonic, multi-timbral synthesizer for iPad and iPhone, optimized for modern 64 bit devices delivering up to 256 voices of rich, multi-layered and textured sounds.


  • Optimized 32-bit Audio Engine.
  • Up to 128 Voices ( 256 on iPad Pro ).
  • Multi-Timbral with 8 individual stereo instrument outputs + full mix output.
  • Multi Channel Arpeggiator with 16 step event sequencer.
  • Stereo Delay, Reverb and EQ on output section.
  • Ranged MIDI control for all parameters.
  • AudioBus and Inter-App Audio compatible.
  • Performance and Program preset import & export via iTunes.
  • Performance and Program preset sharing via iCloud Drive

Pricing and Availability

LayR is available now for US $19.99.

If you’ve used LayR, share your thoughts on it in the comments!

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via Synthtopia

October 6, 2017 at 11:34PM


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