From psychedelic rock to rocking your world

In the mid ‘60s, the Mellotron thrilled keyboardists with the ability to play tape-based recordings of actual orchestral instruments—adding its own quirky sonic character. Whether you’re conjuring the classics or creating new ones, adding this vintage sound to your music with Mellotron V is sure to make people sit up and listen.

There are many sounds that made the Mellotron famous. Now you have them all.

Back in the day, a Mellotron could only play whatever three instruments were burnt into its installed tape bank. Today’s Mellotron V comes complete with samples of all the best tape banks from the original instruments and let’s you mix-and-match them at the click of a mouse. You get a full library of presets with designer combos of instruments and onboard effects processing, all categorized and tagged for easy searching in the Mellotron V, Analog Lab and plugin hosts.

Get ready. A lot of people are going to be asking you, "What is that sound?!”

Sound Corner

Discover the sound of Mellotron V. The Mellotron shaped a whole era of music, enabling musicians to bring recordings of instruments or ensembles to the stage or the studio. Its iconic sound lies in the fact that the sounds were recorded on a tape, which gives the instrument a muffled sound, removing frequencies at the extremes of the spectru The instability of the mechanical parts of the machine also introduces some instability in the playback of the tapes, resulting in subtle pitch variations that are a delight to hear nowadays.

Sound Corner

Big Stereo_Choir (Paul Schilling)

AT Flutter (Arturia)

Arturitron (Boele Gerkes)

Dreams (EDT)

Love Moments (Paul Schilling)

Memories (Boele Gerkes)

Progression (EDT)

Ycon (Paul Schilling)

Arturia Software Center

ASC is the central software that elegantly manages all your Arturia software licenses. It activates your licenses and synchronizes them across multiple devices (you get five instances with each instrument license). ASC also notifies you of updates and downloads the You can even easily learn about new products, download demos versions and purchase the full products. Simple.

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Included in V Collection

This instrument is also part of the V Collection -your complete dream line-up of the legendary synths, organs, pianos and more that made keyboard history. They’re modeled with the most advanced technologies for authentic realism, and enhanced with new creative options. Whether you use it as DAW plugins in the studio or standalone at gigs, V Collection puts the greatest keys of all time at your fingertips for instant inspiration.

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Main Features

  • 65 original tape racks from MKI/MKII/M300/M400 Mellotrons
  • User sample import: benefit from the Mellotron sound on any sample
  • 3 tracks to select or blend samples
  • Modeling parameters and modulations: flutter, tape saturation, mechanics noise, noise floor, velocity on volume and aftertouch on flutter
  • Amplitude envelope and loop controls for each sample
  • Time stretching on user samples
  • Dedicated effects pedal board
    • 4 slots with a selection of 10 different effects
    • 1 amplifier simulator (Fender Twin or Leslie)
    • 1 room ambiance
  • 61 presets

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