A/Z is a collaborative project between Alec Brady and Zach Howard.
This collection of Max for Live devices are free to download.
QuadSFT is a hybrid realtime pitch and frequency shifter with up to four additional voices. Each shift
can be panned, filtered and mixed independently allowing for complex organic modulation and sound
design. With flexible mappings, automation an optional MIDI input, the QuadSFT provides
unparalleled effect control. Designed by Alec Brady and Zach Howard.
DrawFM is a simple FM synthesizer with a focus on drawing both carrier and
modulator waveforms. With a variety of controls such as modulator envelope
time, amplitude envelopes and vibrato DrawFM provides a multitude of sound
design options in a compact package. Supports up to 8 voices of polyphony.
CC Mapper facilitates realtime MIDI CC modulation and automation with the ability to control up to
twenty-four external CCs. It comes equipped with CC learn buttons, four modulation
sources, a realtime program change parameter and thirty preset slots.
The CC Mapper also contains extensive MIDI mapping capabilities for external controllers and Live’s
rack macro systems.
Two sub modules can be accessed within which allow complex control of mapped CCs.
TextPro provides a dynamic system for displaying text synced to MIDI note information. It can
be used as a teleprompter or cueing device during live performances, a display for the
audience and more! Features include the ability to assign velocity values to background
colour, edit and save text directly inside and change text settings in realtime.
These utilities provide solutions for common needs in Live.
MuteThemAll! mutes all audio or return tracks.
InputMonitor monitors and diplays incoming MIDI data. Pairs well with CCMapper.