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 Cumulus by Loomer is a Virtual Instrument Audio Plugin. It functions as a VST Plugin, an Audio Units Plugin and an RTAS Plugin.
Product Cumulus
Developer Loomer / Computer Music
Price (MSRP)
Free (with magazine)
Type / Tags
Plug-in, App & Soundware Format(s)
Operating System Availability
Download Released
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- Released
Supported Sample Formats (loads or saves) include
Miscellaneous Information
Copy ProtectionNone

Cumulus is a granular sampler which radically transforms sample content by breaking it into tiny slithers of audio called grains and reorganizing them to form new sounds. Cumulus is capable of a wide ranges of timbres: from evolving atmospheric soundscapes; to organic physical textures.

Up to eight Scenes can be created; a Scene corresponding to a particular sample position and set of synthesis parameters. Scenes can be played in realtime via MIDI, or arranged internally using the built-in sequencer.

Cumulus is available free on the cover-mounted DVD of Computer Music magazine.

Latest User Reviews Average user rating of 4.00 from 1 review

Reviewed By john glossenger
May 30, 2014

Cumulus is available from the physical DVD version of Computer Music Magazine.

It's a granular sampler, run by a sequencer. The sequencer has 8 playable scenes, you can play one scene at a time. Each scene is a location within the sample, plus 12 parameters such as pitch, speed, size and jitter.

I really like the user interface, there's a different color for each scene, and you can easily see how the sequence proceeds through the scenes.

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Discussion: Active


31 May 2014 at 10:01pmStudioDave

Just a note to add that the Linux version is sweet too. Tested with Bitwig Studio 1.0.8, works perfectly.

3 January 2018 at 2:01pmaekazak

Please anybody explain me how to download this vst.

3 January 2018 at 2:06pmcolin@loomer

It's a giveaway on the cover of Computer Music magazine. Buy an issue - either paper copy or digital - and you will find it amongst their distributed plug-ins.

3 January 2018 at 2:12pmaekazak

Tricky thing;) Thanks)

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Average user rating of 4.00 from 1 review

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