Synth-based transition designer

theRiser is an all-new instrument for designing musical transitions of epic proportions. A powerful, synth-based instrument, theRiser features all of the tools you need to compose heart-stopping transitions in one intuitive user-interface. In seconds, you can construct rises, falls, swells, fades, and more, based on our coveted sound synthesis technology. For instant inspiration, theRiser includes 300 pro-grade presets that you can edit, deconstruct, copy, mangle, and implement into your tracks.

We understand the science behind the suspense and emotion that a great transition delivers. Until now, recreating the transition in your head has been a convoluted, manual process. theRiser puts intuitive sound-shaping tools right where you need them so you can design effects that keep the listener on the edge of their seat.


  • Transition designer optimized for electronic music production, scoring, and remix work

  • 3 editable oscillators: sweep, noise, and chord

  • 3 LFOs: free-running, tempo-synced, and Pumper

  • 23 filter types including multi-pole and phase shift

  • 300 professionally designed, editable presets

  • Randomizer generates patches at the click of a button

  • Invert mode creates complementary patches by instantly changing transition direction

  • Easy MIDI-Learn Mode; just click and twist to assign parameters to your favorite MIDI controller hardware

  • Pumper effect creates pulsating movement

  • Adjustable panning movements and master stereo width control

  • 64-bit AU; 32- and 64-bit VST/AAX; Mac or Windows

System requirements

Windows Windows 8 and later
Mac Mac OS 10.8.5 and later
Pro Tools Pro Tools 10.x and later
Max Sample Rate 192 kHz
Copy Protection Requires iLok


AAX Native

This product is tested by the Seller for support of current versions of the indicated Avid products and operating systems. For compatibility questions related to older systems, please contact the Seller.

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