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virtual synth modules

Hiya hello hey hi what’s hip love, I’m Aria Salvatrice.

I’m a French expat living on the Worldwide Web with my dog.

I make Gay Baroque Technopop and Pastoral Industrial music happen, and made a buncha synth modules compatible with VCV Rack for my own use.

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They are the Aria Salvatrice Signature Series. They’re growing into an integrated system for performing aleatoric techno. Lotsa artists found them inspiring for many genres of music. You can grab them for free!

heres the stuff ➞

Modules

Split & Merge

Splirge, Splort, Smerge, Spleet & Swerge: tiny kawaii lil’ polyphonic splitters, mergers, and sorters.

Quatherina’s Quality Quad Quantizer

Quatherina the Quantum Duck presents her polyphonic Quantizers with too many features. Includes QQQQ, Quack, Q<, and Quale.

Darius

8-step probabilistic sequencer, where each node branches into two possible paths, creating repeating patterns that resolve differently.

Modulus Salomonis Regis

Step sequencer conjuring grand knowledge of the arts for those who self-patch pleasing sigils. Includes Modulus Salomonis Regis, Modulellus Salomonis Regis, and Modulissimus Salomonis Regis.

Arcane

Arcane, Atout & Aleister: Today’s fortune ★ I hope luck is on your side.

Remote Controllers

Pokies, Grabby, Rotatoes: tiny performance controllers with offset, inversion, latch & quantization features.

UnDuLaR

Rack scroller for live performance, controllable via CV/MIDI.

Blank Plate

Honk.

Credits & Namedrops

Thanks to everyone who created open-source modules I could learn from and make songs with.

Thanks to Andrew Belt for creating VCV Rack and providing code suggestions.

Thanks to Jerry Sievert and cschol for their help with QuickJS integration.

Thanks to Squinky Labs, Stoermelder, David O'Rourke for technical advice.

Thanks to Ken McAloon for Latin language translations.

Thanks to Sophie for music theory advice.

Thanks to Heavy Viper for years of inspiring conversation about synths and music.

Thanks to Mog for Mog.

Thanks to my dog Ornstein for being a good dog.

Thanks to my music-making LGBBQT internet shitposting gang for introducing me to VCV and modular synthesis as something that's not just for old guys with more disposable income than impetus to write fresh songs.

But most of all, thanks to YOU for using my art.

The modules use the following fonts:

The Arcane module uses Tarot cards altered from Yoav Ben-Dov's CBD Tarot.

The UnDuLaR module background uses the traditional yagasuri kimono pattern as provided by ULOCO, UOTOMIZU.

QuickJS is used in some modules under the terms of the MIT license

TonalJS is used in some modules under the terms of the MIT license