Orphion is a musical instrument with a unique sound between string instrument and percussion. Everyone can play expressive, wonderful sounds and easy or virtuosic melodies on it just by moving fingers on virtual pads.
What can I do with it?
  • Express the sounds you feel
  • Play polyphonic music very expressively
  • Crazy drumming
  • Dream and relax
  • Create soundscapes and melodies without
    musical knowledge
  • Visually explore music and music theory
  • Use Orphion's innovative interface to play other synth apps via MIDI
  • Different articulations from soft to plucked to hardly slapped
  • Natural interaction
  • Extend your ways of expression as a percussionist, guitarist, pianist or other musician
  • 14 transposable pad-layouts with different tonalities from easy to complex
  • Record and share what you play via EMail, SoundCloud or AudioCopy
  • Individual voices for each finger
    (depending on device capabilities)
  • Audiobus support: Stream live audio from Orphion directly to other Audiobus-compatible apps
  • Orphion Editor (availible as upgrade): Create and share your own custom pad layouts. Download new pad layouts from Orphion Universe



MIDI support

Tutorial: Padlyouts Setup

Tutorial: MIDI

Record and share

Stream via Audiobus

New year, new groove

Orphion Editor

Just wow. I've never seen anything like this. Totally amazing and incredibly simple to grasp. Geremy, Appstore review

We love this instrument. So cool. Great for Deep House, IDM, Ambient, and whatever! iPad Loops

Orphion by Bastus Trump is one of the most innovative apps I have ever used. The multi-touch interface is a dream come true for any percussive based music playing and a true innovation in the interaction design space. See-ming Lee

Take iPad. Add circles, wherever you like. Play, in any tuning, with articulations. Maybe the smartest instrument design for a tablet Peter Kirn, CreateDigitalMusic

Love this app me and the kids use it all the time! Hours of fun... Tickedick, Appstore review

This is definitely my new favorite way to chill out! sc614, Appstore review

Orphion is very customizable and flexible — truly functioning as a full-fledged electronic instrument Harrison Weber, The next web

This app is pure liquid gold. A day where the iPad is considered a performance instrument beckons! Xander98989, Appstore review

I am thrilled by the rich and diverse sound that one can produce through the simple interface. Love playing it, babies and kids too! Clémentala, Appstore review

Orphion is an impressive and fully customizable musical instrument designed for the iPad that lets anyone compose beautiful melodies. Angela LaFollette, 148Apps

Orphion is worth the price – with recording capabilities, the musical possibilities are truly endless. Maria Rouzzo, Digital Canvas Initiative



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