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New Sonic Arts updates Freestyle to v1.4003

New Sonic Arts

New Sonic Arts has updated Freestyle, a VST host for stage and studio, to version 1.4003.


  • Structure View: keyboard navigation with arrow keys, plus Enter to enter Edit Mode, and Esc to exit.
  • Edit Mode: internal plugins (Granite/Nuance/Vice etc) now automatically scale to fit to window.
  • Edit Mode: Size selector for Granite/Nuance/Vice.
  • Edit Mode: Added menu with access to file actions etc.
  • Event Player (Piano Roll): now stretches to full width of window.
  • Event Player: keyboard note highlighting when dragging notes etc.
  • Event Player: can move notes with keyboard (use arrow keys plus alt/alt+shift/alt+ctrl).
  • Event Player: added Octave shift options on context menu.
  • Event Player: scrollwheel and keyboard improvements.
  • Unified default save locations for New Sonic Arts plugins ([user documents]/New Sonic Arts/[Product name]).
  • Unified default save locations for VSTs ([user documents]/New Sonic Arts/[Company]/[Vst]).
  • Acidized WAV files now automatically open in Vice.
  • Improvements and optimisations to Instrument Freeze engine.
  • Improved load logic, now loads to focused 'track'.


  • Fixed a bug with Macro names.
  • Macros Invert button could disappear.
  • Load load last session could not be disabled.
  • Windows: MIDI ports not displayed correctly.

This free update is available now in the User Area. A free demo is also available to download here.



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