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AVA Multiband Compressor By Harrison Consoles Is Now On Offer

Plugin Boutique are offering 78% off the AVA Muntiband Compressor for a limited time, now only £16.96 / $21.47 (usually £79.00 / $100.00). The offer ends June 12th.

The AVA Multiband Compressor is the latest implementation of Harrison’s renowned Multiband Compression algorithm, as used in ultra high-end post & film facilities worldwide.  Now in the fourth generation, the Harrison Multiband Compression algorithm has been continuously tweaked by our customers in high-end music,  film, broadcast, and video post-production.

Harrison’s reputation for “true analog in the box” sound is due to our unique development heritage, where we first created an analog processor and then converted the processor to digital while retaining the sound and character of the original.  

The results are quintessentially “Harrison”:  effortless, smooth and transparent.

The main display graph provides control over the four band frequencies and depths.

Click anywhere inside the bands and start dragging to change the frequency and depth of that band. Using the scroll wheel you can adjust just the depth to really dial in the exact amount you want!

The main display also features a high precision, high-speed RTA analyzer (“Spectrum Graph”, or “Scrolling Graph”), which you can engage to be PRE or POST EQ changes. It also features a Decay knob, which allows you to control the decay rate of the display, and trim control.  

The main input meter, and threshold slider (on the left) controls how much material is passed into the plugin (-60dB – 0dB).  Moving the threshold slider down (a lower threshold) will increase the overall compression effect.
In addition to that, each band has its own input meter and threshold to let you have fine-grain control over how much material each band is working on (-15dB to +15dB).

Every band can be bypassed and removed from processing by clicking on its associated ‘IN’ button.

Every band can also be solo’d so you can hear the material the band is working on.

The sidechain EQ is a single-band equalizer.  By setting the shape of the band ( high/low-pass filter, bell, or high/low shelf )  you can modify the signal that drives compression in each of the 4 bands.  For example, you can use the filter to remove all high frequencies from the sidechain input, and use only the low-frequency energy to drive the compressor bands.f

Features include:

  • Intelligent algorithm requires minimal effort to get excellent results.
  • Band Solo and Auto-Solo features to help dial-in the desired frequency ranges.
  • RTA analyzer display helps to locate problem frequency ranges.
  • Capable of up to 12dB reduction in each band.
  • Sidechain “key” input with dedicated EQ. 
  • Zero-latency processing, suitable for “live” use.
  • “Expand” mode provides an additional creative effect.
  • The “Ear” icon engages the momentary-bypass function, which allows you to audition the un-affected signal while you hold the mouse button; then restores the settings when you release the button.
  • The “Gear” icon launches a menu with additional features including resizing, theme selection, and plugin version number.
  • The alternative “Vintage” theme uses the colour scheme of Harrison’s large-format console software.

The AVA Multiband Compressor is available to PC and Mac users (VST2, VST3, AU and AAX).

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