Arturia Augmented YANGTZE


Augmented YANGTZE is an exploration of China's rich musical heritage, seamlessly woven into the fabric of modern sound design. With 6 instruments, 38 articulations and 30 processed & multisample articulations - experience rich, evocative, and textural sounds mixed with modern synthesis. Access production-ready sounds in an instant with intuitive preset browsing and explore a spectrum of sonic color with YANGTZE’s morph wheel, macros, modulation and advanced features. Augmented YANGTZE offers a rich and uniquely textured palette of sounds from China’s most well-known traditional instruments, like the Bass Dizi, Xiao, Pipa, Guqin, Yangqin and Erhu.

Powered by 4 synth engines; Virtual Analog, Granular, Wavetable, Harmonic and the simpler engine - discover evolving ambiences, experimental processing and dynamic after-effects. Fine-tune your sample & synth layers, and add custom modulation, arpeggiation, effects, and macros in one place. With the Morph wheel, explore a spectrum of sound between musical tradition and otherworldly sonic rendition and intuitively alter key sonic characteristics with quick-fire macros. Explore 200 expertly-crafted presets, from familiar acoustic timbres to processed, multisampled and experimental sounds, designed for every style.

To celebrate the launch, new & existing users can purchase Augmented Series for an exclusive price. Augmented Series is the complete collection of Arturia’s inspiring composition sounds that includes Augmented YANGTZE as well as Augmented STRINGS, Augmented BRASS, Augmented WOODWINDS, Augmented GRAND PIANO and Augmented VOICES. Users can login at the website below to unlock their exclusive discounts, available until the 16th of May.