Berlin-based audio software company u-he was founded in 2001 by Urs Heckmann. Originally a one-man show, the company recently evolved into a tightly-knit team of employees, active associates and 3rd-party contractors – with ambitious plans.
Especially well known for the Zebra2 software synthesizer, u-he has developed several other successful products over the last decade, and regularly contributes freeware to popular magazines (available as download or on cover discs).
Despite their underlying complexity, u-he synthesizers and effects are widely acclaimed for their ease of use. This is often attributed to Urs Heckmann's background as industrial designer. Heckmann sees the seemingly unconventional decision to start an audio software company as a direct result of his equal love for industrial design and for synthesizers.
Most recently, u-he has been exploring concepts for analogue synthesizers, and the first results can be heard in the software synths ACE (audio-rate modulation paths) and Diva (highly accurate simulation of electronic circuitry).
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Bazille - tips & tricks
by justin3am at 29 Jul 2016, 21:38
Bazille CM free with Computer Music
by Ride57 at 29 Jul 2016, 20:28
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by aaron aardvark at 29 Jul 2016, 20:19
Transformations - A new soundset for Diva
by aesthete at 29 Jul 2016, 18:17
Latest Updates (Revision 3898) for 11 u-he products - now available!
by RazzCE at 29 Jul 2016, 14:42
by Urs at 29 Jul 2016, 13:00
Interaction between gain and resonance in Bazille's filters
by RazzCE at 29 Jul 2016, 12:43
Linux public beta (4408)
by Subarumannen at 29 Jul 2016, 04:08
Massive Modular Skin : Massive-like Mod System in Zebra²
by xalama qo at 28 Jul 2016, 13:33
bug? : random clicks with Uhbik-G
by Urs at 28 Jul 2016, 06:41
Volta – A GUI for u-he Diva
by murnau at 27 Jul 2016, 20:47
Zebra - EQ KeyFollow
by truelight at 27 Jul 2016, 20:24
News! Satin & Presswerk updated
by seismic1 at 27 Jul 2016, 16:52
Per voice phasing in Zebra
by Howard at 27 Jul 2016, 08:53
anyone see this yet ...drum machine !!!
by nilhartman at 26 Jul 2016, 14:22
by david.beholder at 25 Jul 2016, 22:30
Convert preset in NKS DIVA
by switchonsid at 25 Jul 2016, 15:29
Launch Control XL?
by zethus909 at 25 Jul 2016, 02:32
New Hive patch sets - work in progress
by Perimeter Sound at 25 Jul 2016, 01:55
ACE VST3 version crashes Cubase every time
by Urs at 24 Jul 2016, 21:35