Applied Acoustics Systems releases an NKS-ready version of the Chromaphone 2 creative percussion plug-in

Montreal, Quebec—February 7, 2017—Applied Acoustics Systems announces that its Chromaphone 2 creative percussion synthesizer plug-in now supports Native Instrument's NKS extended plug-in format.

NKS brings intuitive and seamless interaction between Chromaphone 2 and KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series keyboards and MASCHINE hardware. Chromaphone 2’s key parameters have been mapped in order to provide optimal tactile control of its analog modeling engine. And Chromaphone 2’s entire factory preset library now appears in the powerful tag-based browsers of the MASCHINE and KOMPLETE KONTROL software.

Pricing and Availability

This new NKS version of Chromaphone 2 is available now and provided free of charge to registered users. To mark the event and until February 28, 2017, Chromaphone 2 is offered at a price of $99 (a 50% discount) to new users.

Chromaphone 2 runs on both Mac OS X and Windows in 32- and 64-bit host sequencers supporting the VST, Audio Units, RTAS, and AAX Native plug-in formats.

AAS Chromaphone 2Creative Percussion Synthesizer

About Applied Acoustics Systems

Applied Acoustics Systems (AAS) was founded in 1998 and is based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. As a privately-held company, it specialises in software-based synthesis tools for professional musicians and sound designers. Since releasing Tassman, the first virtual instrument based on physical modelling, AAS has come to be recognised as the industry leader in this exciting new field of synthesis.


Eric Thibeault
Product Specialist

Applied Acoustics Systems
486 W. Ste-Catherine St., suite 400, Montreal, Quebec, H3B 1A6 Canada
Tel: 1 888 441-8277 (North America) | +1 514 871-8100 (Worldwide)