Few other merchants would have gone to this extra trouble. I hope the word spreads about this instrument, adding the USB connection is ideal as all the horn musicians I work with have a computer what a great way of putting your spare or current laptop to use. The setup window should open automatically. I can’t say enough about the excellent service that Patchman provided. This will usually be your computer’s soundcard, but if you have other devices connected you wish to play out of, select any of those. This is great for emulating piano or guitar chordal sounds.

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AKAI Professional – Akai EWI USB – Tips and Tricks

Patchman Music currently offers two mods. Every composer struggles at some point with how to effectively get what is in his or her head and heart into a finished esi of music. The EWI is a sample-based instrument which is optimized for realistic akai ewi usb sound emulations.


The guitar is my main instrument but I am someone who stopped playing Alto Sax akai ewi usb of the long time it takes to develop a sound and the reed problem and the everything else problem!!

Select the appropriate audio device being used in your specific setup. You’ll hear both Sax and Cello sounds playing in unison.

AKAI Professional – EWI USB

But for now the included patches are fine. It didn’t take long for my EVI senses to take over and I was happily back in the fold.

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