What’s New

[1.1.6] - October 2021


  • Filesystem view now supports previewing of instruments like the library.

  • Global transpose keyboard shortcuts added to live mode.


  • Pitchbend now works if Carla backend is used to play SFZ files.

  • Fix SF2 loading from command-line arguments.

  • Fix global volume up action getting stuck due to rounding errors.


  • Some GUI tweaks in the patch layer view and library/filesystem preview.

  • Misc code refactoring, cleanup and fixes.

[1.1.5] - July 2021


  • Ignore global transpose option in layer MIDI filter

  • Ignore global volume option for buses (checkbox on Ports and Buses screen)

[1.1.4] - April 2021


  • Basic MIDI pickup for layer and master gain sliders. Range setting can be set in the Triggers page.

[1.1.3] - January 2021


  • Per-layer audio output indicator

  • Two Konfyt instances can now run in parallel, nicely sharing Linuxsampler

  • Orphaned Linuxsampler channels and devices (due to previous app instance crash) are now cleaned up at startup

  • MIDI output port layer output (right-hand side) button now has link to port connections

  • Xrun messages show time since last xrun

  • Patch layers can now be reordered


  • Removed multi-project tabs. They were rarely (never?) used, buggy and resulted in unnecessary maintenance. Multiple app instances can be used instead.


  • Fix crash when loading sfz file if Linuxsampler is not installed

  • Fix copying a patch pointing to original patch layers

  • Fix always-active patch volume not changed by global volume when other patch is active

  • SFZ engine startup delay handled better, fixes loading sfz files through command-line when Linuxsampler is not running yet

  • Fix CC value not loaded correctly for MIDI Send Events


  • Patch list behaviour and interaction improved

  • Code cleanup and organisation, largely concerning the database

  • Window title is now Patch - Project [Jack Client Name]

  • Sustain indication in GUI has threshold of 64

  • Bank/program messages received now handled per port and channel

  • MIDI filter screen last received messages only shown from associated port/layer

[1.1.2] - October 2020


  • Per-layer MIDI indicators (activity, sustain and pitchbend non-zero).

  • Global sustain and pitchbend non-zero indicators.


  • Fairly big code refactor under the hood, should not be noticeable to users.

  • Fix bug of empty MIDI input ports added after removal of non-last port while console MIDI output is enabled.

  • Small GUI tweaks.

[1.1.1] - October 2020


  • Preview mode options: MIDI input port and channel, output bus.

  • MIDI input port and bus menus now have a link to the connections page.

  • Save-as finally implemented.

  • Compatible with Carla 2.2.0 (API change)


  • Default global and layer gain (volume) is now 1.0.

  • SF3 soundfonts are now detected and loaded.

  • Current setting is marked in MIDI channel/port/bus menus

  • Small GUI tweaks.

[1.1.0] - December 2019

  • Each patch can be set to send MIDI events to other apps/hardware when activated and sysex messages are also now supported. MIDI send events can be saved for reuse in other projects.

  • Fluidsynth 2 is also now supported.

  • Config files are now saved to standard XDG directories.

  • Carla support is now optional.

[1.1.0-beta] - October 2019

  • MIDI send events: each MIDI output layer can have MIDI send events associated with it which are sent when the patch is activated. MIDI send events can also be saved for future use in other projects.

  • MIDI note names octave numbers changed to the IPN standard to match most other software numbering.

  • Always-active option for patches: a patch can be set to always be active, even if it is not the current patch.

  • GUI uses system specified font size and resizes properly based on font size.