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New interview video by Espen Kraft

Please go here to see my interview with EspenKraft:


Solaris demo video by Espen Kraft

Please go here to see Part 1 of a Solaris video from Espen Kraft:

Lots of audio examples as Espen shows off the basics of the Solaris.



New v2.0.3 OS Released

I am very happy to announce the release of v2.0.3 Operating System for the Solaris. Information for current owners can be found in the Forum:



Music Made on Solaris

Here’s a new post from Peter Farn showing a live improvisation of a single patch on his Solaris. Not your typical Rompler or Eurorack style music!


I've had several requests to point out where one might find examples of the Solaris online. There is always this section of the Solaris Forum where you can find contributions by Solaris owners:


The Original Solaris Prototype Revisited

I came across a number of photos from when we first introduced the Solaris, in March of 2007!  You can read more about it, plus view all of the pictures, here:

Solaris 2007 Prototype