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Schäfer Organ of Frauenkirche Neckarsulm v2.0.1 Released

Gernot Wurst of PROSPECTUM today unveiled a free sample set: the 1895 Schäfer organ of the Frauenkirche Neckarsulm. To obtain the free sample set, log in to your MyPROSPECTUM account (or create and activate one if you do not yet have one). Once logged in, you can generate your personal license and download…

Hauptwerk VIII v8.0.1.002 Released!

A small bug fix update of the Hauptwerk VPO software has been released.

Hauptwerk VIII v8.0.0.148 Released!

The next major update of the Hauptwerk VPO software has been released.

Website Update 2023

Today, March 9, 2023, my website is back online. I moved my website to a new provider to improve the overall performance. Unfortunately this made my domain unavailable for a few days. If you see any problems, please let me know.

Website Update 2023

Today, March 3, 2023, after exactly 3 years, I have updated my website again, switching to a new page builder and a new shop software that will hopefully streamline future website updates. I hope the updated layout will improve readability, especially on mobile devices, allow for more intuitive interactions and…

Baumeister Organ Klosterkirche Maihingen v1.0.0 Released

Over the past 2 years I worked with Gernot Wurst from PROSPECTUM to develop tools and techniques that take Hauptwerk realism to a new level. The first instrument where these techniques have been applied is the iconic Baumeister organ from 1737 located at the Klosterkirche in Maihingen, Germany. The Baumeister organ (1737) of…

Krzeszów Extension v5.0.0 Released

The extension for the beautiful organ in the abbey church of Krzeszów, published by Sonus Paradisi, was the very first sample set for which I published an extension a few years ago. It is still by far the most popular download from my website. The latest version of the extension…

Aristide No. 1 v2.6.4 Trial Version Released

Today Aristide No. 1 v2.6.4 Trial Version was released. It is now possible to test the bombastic sound of the sample set. The test version contains the full sample set, but the sound is muted once per minute for a few seconds. There are two versions available, one for Hauptwerk…

Ménestérol Extension v1.0.0 Released

Today I published an extension for the fantastic Ménestérol sample set published by Sonus Paradisi. I added four new screens: Left Jamb PortraitRight Jamb PortraitSimple Jamb LandscapeSimple Jamb Portrait The extension installs all artwork into a new OrganInstallationPackage folder (002459) and installs ODFs with new names, but uses the same…

Hauptwerk VII v7.0.0.136 Released!

The next major update of the Hauptwerk VPO software has been released.