Tonespace – intuitive virtual keypad with a built-in set of chords. Tonespace can run as a standalone application, as a VST plugin and as a MIDI effect. The virtual keyboard contains fourteen gammas, the choice of eighteen tonalities, more than thirty types of chords and polyphony in the twenty-five votes.
what is tonespace?
-a chord generator and visualizer
-displays chords and scales on a grid, making it easy to understand their structure
-displays chords on a piano keyboard, making it easy to play them
-supports 39 chord types, 25 chord voicings/inversions, 21 scales, 18 keys, and 50 different grids
-accepts easy, single-note MIDI input for triggering or viewing chords
-can output chords over MIDI to your favorite synth
-acts either as a VST or Audio Unit plugin for your DAW, or as a standalone application
how do I use it?
-audition and play chords while you move the mouse around in a grid-like space – or use a traditional MIDI keyboard instead
-learn how musical scales and keys work, and how chords relate to these, using the simple octave-based spaces
-discover how chords map onto surprisingly simple geometric shapes in the more advanced spaces
-use chord-generation algorithms to fit chords to scales and keys automatically
-trigger chords from monophonic midi input and record the played chords using midi output
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
3. Add to your DAW