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10     <title>Composite</title>
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13     <h1><span class='application'>Composite</span></h1>
14
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16       <h2>Abstract</h2>
17
18       <p><span class='application'>Composite</span>
19       <span style='text-decoration: line-through'>is</span>
20       <span style='font-style: italic; font-weight: bold;'>will be</span>
21       a software application/system for real-time, in-performance
22       sequencing, sampling, and looping.  It has a strong emphasis on
23       the needs of live performance improvisation.  It is built around
24       the <span class='application'>Tritium</span> audio engine, which
25       includes LV2 plugins and developer libraries.</p>
26
27       <p><span class='application'>Composite</span>'s current status
28       is as follows:</p>
29
30       <ul>
31         <li>composite-gui: Alpha (i.e. "a broken version of Hydrogen")</li>
32         <li>composite_sampler (LV2): production/stable, no GUI</li>
33         <li>libTritium: not a public API, yet</li>
34       </ul>
35
36     </div>
37     <div>
38       <h2>News</h2>
39
40       <p><b>2010-03-18: v0.006 Released</b> &mdash; LV2 Sampler Plugin
41       complete.  <a
42       href='announce/composite-0.006.txt'>Announcement</a>. Tarball <a
43       href='releases/composite-0.006.tar.bz2'>0.006</a> (<a
44       href='release/composite-0.006.tar.bz2.sha1'>SHA1</a>).</p>
45       <p><b>2010-02-23: v0.004 Released</b> &mdash; Beta varsion of
46       LV2 Sampler Plugin.  Lots of back-end changes, but no changes in
47       the Composite front-end.  Tarball <a
48       href='releases/composite-0.004.tar.bz2'>0.004</a> (<a
49       href='releases/composite-0.004.tar.bz2.sha1'>SHA1</a>).</p>
50       <p><b>2009-11-17: v0.002 Released</b> &mdash; An alpha release,
51       0.002, is available.  The chief feature is that it has been
52       rebranded to 'Composite,' which makes it safe to build and run
53       it without corruption your installation of 'Hydrogen.'  Download
54       a tarball <a
55       href='http://gitorious.org/composite/composite/archive-tarball/65b83a75'>from
56       gitorious</a> (3.3 MB).  (You may have to wait a moment and then
57       reload the page.)</p>
58
59     </div>
60     <div>
61       <h2>Documents</h2>
62
63       <ul>
64         <li>
65           <a href='specification.html'>The Product Specification</a>
66         </li>
67         <li>
68           <a href='faq.html'>The FAQ</a>
69         </li>
70         <li>
71           Code is hosted
72           <a href='http://gitorious.org/composite'>on Gitorious</a>.
73           Includes source code, spec/website, and a laboratory.
74         </li>
75         <li>
76           The mailing list is on
77           <a href='http://groups.google.com/group/composite-dev'>Google
78           Groups</a>, and is open to anyone who is interested in the
79           development of <span class='application'>Composite</span>.
80         </li>
81         <li>
82           A list of <a href='good_ideas.html'>good ideas</a>.
83         </li>
84         <li>
85           A <a href='roadmap.html'>road-map</a> on getting there.
86         </li>
87       </ul>
88     </div>
89     <div>
90       <h2>Documentation/Manuals</h2>
91
92       The <a href='plugins/sampler/1'><span
93       class='application'>Composite Sampler</span> Plugin</a>.
94
95     </div>
96     <div>
97       <h2>Contact</h2>
98
99       <p>To participate in the project, please join the
100       <a href='http://groups.google.com/group/composite-dev/'>mailing list</a>.
101       Otherwise, contact Gabriel M. Beddingfield &lt;<a
102       href='mailto:gabriel@teuton.org'>gabriel@teuton.org</a>&gt;.</p>
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