The PIPE – a Mouth Controlled Synthesizer

Among all the synth release violence of NAMM 2019 stood out something special. The Soma PIPE is a synthesizer you control with your mouth. It can process your singing or beatboxing into a wild music performance.

The PIPE is a creation by Vlad Kreimer from Russia. Not very good at singing he decided to turn his voice into a lead instrument using a dynamic contact mic and some custom FX processing. This turned into the Soma PIPE instrument which he is now selling on his boutique musical instrument website.

Soma PIPE Features

  • Great for beatboxing, singing and vocal processing
  • Contains a dynamic contact mic, components and controls
  • 12 Algorithms: ORPHEUS, FILTERRA, SYNTH, REVERB, MADELAY, PULSE, BASSDRUM (three versions), OCTAVA, GENERATOR, HARCHO
  • Weight: 840g

And now for some demonstration videos:

Outside at NAMM 2019

Pricing and availability

The Soma PIPE seems like an ideal instrument for a novel music act that wants to experiment with wild vocal processing or beatboxing.

Due to the high demand after NAMM you can send in your pre-order (via e-mail) on the website below. The PIPE will cost you around five hundred bucks at the time of writing.

Get the Soma PIPE at Soma Synths

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