£105.00

Orba: A musical instrument designed for your hands

This is Orba

Handheld synth, looper and controller. The Artiphon Orba is a highly compact and intuitive digital instrument. This versatile musical instrument combines multiple elements to create songs, melodies and develop ideas, no matter where you are.

Orba by Artiphon – Make Songs In Seconds

The Orba allows you to interact with sound in a wide variety of ways. Pretty much every gesture you can think of can be used to control your sound. You can press, glide, tilt, shake and even spin the Orba to achieve different tones and sounds. The built-in looper allows you to build up songs by layering various parts including drums, bass, chords and leads.

You can also use the Orba as a compact controller, allowing you to connect via USB, MIDI or Bluetooth. The powerful onboard synth provides you access to myriad of powerful and cutting-edge sounds, spanning every genre. It even features a built-in speaker so you can create wherever you go. No matter if you're a musician or never touched an instrument before, the Orba allows you to interact with sound at the touch of a button.

Play immediately with the onboard synthesizer and built-in speaker.

Make Songs In seconds by layering Drum, Bass, Chord, and Lead parts.

Control anything: use MIDI over Bluetooth or USB to connect to all of your favorite music-making apps and hardware synths.

Orba lets you play every part of the song on a single instrument. Switch easily between Drum, Bass, Chord, and Lead parts, then layer them to create a song with the built-in looper. It takes just a few seconds to loop a beat, and then you can play along for hours.

How to build a song in seconds:

  1. Select Drum mode and tap out a beat
  2. Add a Bass line by sliding around the pads
  3. Play a whole Chord with the touch of a finger
  4. Switch to Lead and create a melody that's always in tune
  5. Add effects by waving, tilting, spinning, and more

Orba is MPE MIDI class-compliant and works with all of your favorite MIDI production software. Whether it's the free Orba companion app or your DAW of choice, we've got you covered.

Use Bluetooth MIDI to connect Orba to your favorite DAW and play any digital instrument you can imagine.

Orba lets you play every part of the song on a single instrument. Switch easily between Drum, Bass, Chord, and Lead parts, then layer them to create a song with the built-in looper. It takes just a few seconds to loop a beat, and then you can play along for hours.

Making a song video