Diatonic Shifter 2 is a real-time diatonic pitch shifting and microtuning Audio Unit effect. Combining innovative features like scale independent transposition patterns, a robust pitch tracker and four full octaves of pitch adjustment, this effect packs a powerful punch for harmonizing, microtuning and transposing vocal and instrumental melodies.
Diatonic Shifter 2 is optimized to run anywhere: from the latest version of macOS running on multicore 64-bit Intel processors all the way down to Mac OS X Tiger (10.4) on 32-bit Intel and PowerPC G4 or G5 processors.
All sound samples are performed live on a single instrument:
The Diatonic Shifter 2 Audio Unit comes bundled with a preset pack containing both basic and exotic presets. Check out the preset details for a large portion of the bundled presets.
Diatonic Shifter 2 makes use of the industry standard generic Cocoa and Carbon graphical interface views for Audio Units offering a seamless integration into host applications like Logic Express and Pro, Garageband, Final Cut Express and Pro and Soundtrack.
Diatonic Shifter 2 is packaged as a Universal Binary, it performs equally well on both Intel and PowerPC based Macs. You will need Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6) or higher to be able to use the optimized 32-/64-bit Intel version, or Mac OS X Tiger (10.4) or higher for the legacy PowerPC compatible version.