Munich, Germany (March 14, 2006)–Version 3 of the audio editing software Melodyne cre8/studio for Windows XP and Mac OS X has begun shipping. Melodyne3 offers a new algorithm that allows any type of audio material to profit from Melodyne’s editing functions and sound quality. Melodyne Cre8/studioIn other words, according to Celemony, Melodyne is no longer limited to the editing of melodies but can handle homophonic and polyphonic textures.
Melodyne3 also offers fully automatic analysis of the audio material, macros for the correction of intonation and timing errors, and numerous improvements in the user interface.
Melodyne3 employs the same audio analysis engine as Melodyne uno. The process of note recognition is therefore fully automatic. Context-sensitive combi-tools, logically arranged menus and intuitive new methods of operating in the “arrange” and “edit windows” reportedly streamline the workflow as well as reduce the time taken to master the program.