ChangeLog

1. Version 2.0

Released on October 5, 2011

  • Hardware support
    • iRig, iRig Mic, Ampkit Link, Apogee Jam, Alesis IO Dock, iConnectMIDI and Line 6 MIDI Mobilizer II
    • Keyboard split point setting
    • MIDI Thru
    • Muted tracks can now be sent to MIDI OUT
    • CoreMIDI compatibility improved
  • Many new small features
    • Volume gradient in the piano roll editor
    • Attack offset time configurable for every instrument
    • Keyboard sustain button
    • Export to compressed format (AAC)
    • Export every track into a separate file
    • Import songs and midi files (iPad only)
    • Performance improvements and small enhancements in all areas

2. Version 2.0.1

Released on October 18, 2011

  • Stereo waveform display
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

3. Version 2.0.2

Released on October 31, 2011

  • HDMI audio output supported
  • Blue Mikey supported
  • Bug fixes: SynthStation 25 support, AudioPaste

4. Version 2.0.3

Released on December 16, 2011

  • Input monitoring latency greatly improved
  • 2 monitoring modes: direct (low latency) and FX (with effects)
  • Colored input level indicators with clipping indicators
  • WAV file import is no longer restricted to 16bit and 44kHz
  • Minimum latency setting for current generation devices
  • Bug fixes

5. Version 2.0.4

Released on February 1, 2012

  • Stereo and up to 8 channel audio recording
  • Setup option to normalize recorded audio files
  • MIDI Thru can be locked to the current track
  • SoundCloud: tap the username to logout
  • Fix: the amp effect was not applied to input monitoring
  • Fix: midi file import now reads the pitch bend range correctly
  • Bug fixes

6. Version 2.0.5

Released on February 29, 2012

7. Version 2.0.6

Released on March 18, 2012

  • Compatible with the new iPad
  • Faster app launch
  • Bug fixes

8. Version 2.0.7

Released on March 30, 2012

  • Retina display support for the new iPad
  • Graphical glitches on the new iPad fixed

9. Version 2.0.8

Released on April 27, 2012

  • Bug fixes regarding undo and saving
  • SynthStation and CoreMIDI (for background apps) can be used simultaneously

10. Version 2.1

Released on November 8th, 2012

  • Sampler (tap the + button in the instrument list’s user section)
  • Background audio
  • New sharing options: Dropbox, open with other app
  • Minimum required iOS version is now 4.2
  • CoreMidi detection of background apps improved
  • Instrument files created with FL Studio Mobile can be loaded
  • Bug fix: AAC export of mono files did not work with bit rates above 160kbit/s
  • Bug fix: count-in was always 4 beats, even if the signature was not 4/4
  • Bug fix: rare graphics glitches in the drum/chord pad edit modes
  • Many more bug fixes, especially regarding the wave editor

11. Version 2.2

Released on March 9, 2013

  • Audiobus support
  • iPhone 5 Retina Display graphics
  • 24 audio inputs supported (requires a class-compliant audio interface)
  • VirtualMIDI compatibility improved
  • Minimum required iOS version is now iOS 5.1
  • Bug fixes

12. Version 2.2.1

Released on March 13, 2013

  • Music Studio can now be used as an Audiobus input and output simultaneously

13. Version 2.3

Released on October 11, 2013

  • Audio
    • Major performance improvements (play more tracks without audio dropouts!)
    • Wave editor editing is up to 5x faster
    • Reverb quality and performance improved
    • Internal 32bit processing
    • Polyphony: per-track limit lifted, now notes are counted regardless of the track
    • Input gain slider in the recording window (only visible with external mic connected)
    • Audio recordings are placed more accurately
  • MIDI
    • MIDI clock output setup option
    • MIDI start/stop input & output
    • Setup latency options removed, it's now always at minimum
    • Setup polyphony options changed (8 removed, 48 added)
    • Akai SynthStation support improved
  • Keys & pads
    • Chord buttons can be cleared by tapping SET and holding the chord button
    • Maximum number of drum pads increased to 70
  • Files
    • Filenames can now contain non-latin characters
    • Inbox folder is no longer present, files are moved to the top level folder
    • The file name entered in the recording popup is retained
    • .beat files can be opened from other apps like Mail and Safari
    • New AudioCopy 2.0 support (iOS 7 compatible)
  • Misc
    • Rate button added to the setup screen
    • Overall stability greatly improved

14. Version 2.3.1

Released on October 16, 2013

  • Bug fixes

15. Version 2.4

Released on December 11, 2013

  • 52 new high quality orchestral instruments
    based on the Sonatina Symphonic Orchestra, see http://sso.mattiaswestlund.net
  • New instrument list folder layout
  • Polyphony can be set to 128 (on iPhone 5S, iPad 4 and newer devices)
  • MIDI CC2 (breath) input controls track volume
  • Bug fixes

16. Version 2.4.1

Released on February 1, 2014

  • Bluetooth mode setup option
  • Bug fixes

17. Version 2.5

Released in July 2014

  • New effect routing: 5 track, 5 send and 6 global effects
  • 4 new effects: Compressor, BitCrusher, Phaser, StereoWidener
  • Polyphony during export increased to 256
  • MIDI CC2 input is mapped to track volume
  • Audiobus SDK 2.0 compatibility
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

18. Version 2.5.1

Released in September 2014


  • Compatible with iOS 8 and Audiobus 2.1

  • Music Studio is now an Inter-App Audio Node
  • Bug fixes 


19. Version 2.5.2

Released in October 2014

  • Bug fixes

20. Version 2.6

Released in May 2015

  • Inter-App Audio audio recording, instruments and effects
  • iCloud Drive support
  • Music Studio is now a 64-bit app
  • Akai SynthStation is no longer supported
  • Minimum iOS requirement is now iOS 7.0
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements