Module Overview page added

We’ve added a ‘Module Overview’ page to the site, to give a quick comparison of the various Expert Sleepers CV interface modules. If you’re unsure which is the right choice for you, this would be a good place to start.

Expert Sleepers modules coming soon to Australia

Australian distributor Equinox Oz will soon have stock of Expert Sleepers modules. Pre-orders are being taken now.

ES-2-2 back in stock / new stock at SchneidersBuero

The ES-2-2 module is back in stock at the Expert Sleepers store, and will soon be back in stock at SchneidersBuero. A consignment of ES-3 modules is also winging its way to Schneiders.
Expert Sleepers ES-2-2

Silent Way & ES modules reviewed in Synthesizer Magazin

Silent Way and the Expert Sleepers modules (ES-1, ES-2 & ES-3) are the subject of a lengthy review in the current edition of Synthesizer Magazin.

Silent Way reviewed in Future Music magazine

Silent Way and the ES-3 module got a great review in Future Music Magazine, Issue 239 (May 2011).

“Incredible options for controlling modular synths”
“Silent Way is a no-brainer”
“Silent Way opens up sound design options that'd be expensive, difficult or impossible any other way. It's a fantastic new approach to controlling analogue Control Voltage hardware.”
“... one of the most friendly plug-and-play pieces of hardware you'll ever have the pleasure to use.”

Expert Sleepers on the Sonic State podcast

The Sonic State podcast episode 214 says some very nice things about Silent Way, the ES-3 module, and Expert Sleepers in general. Check it out here - skip about 30 minutes in for where they start talking about Expert Sleepers stuff.

Video and photos from the Musikmesse

I’m back from the Musikmesse.

sonicstate.com did a very nice video interview with me, in which I explain the ES-3, Silent Way, and show the ES-2-2 in action, which is not something you often see - if you’re still unclear on what this module does, this video should help. You can watch it here.

This is a little video tour of the Schneidersbuero booth, starting from the Expert Sleepers area:


And here are a few photos:

Silent Way v1.6.6 released - CV Input fix

Silent Way v1.6.6 is released. This version fixes a major problem in the Windows VST version of the Silent Way CV Input plug-in, preventing proper operation with the ES-2 module.

Download now from the downloads page.

Escape From Noise to sell Expert Sleepers modules

We’re happy to report that Swedish webshop Escape From Noise will be selling Expert Sleepers products. They will have stock of the ES-2-2 and ES-3 modules very soon.

ES-2-2 now in stock at Analogue Haven

Analogue Haven now have stock of the ES-2-2 module. Their page for it is here.

Pricing is $99.

Expert Sleepers modules now in stock at postmodular.co.uk

The ES-1 and ES-2-2 modules are now in stock at postmodular.co.uk.

ES-2-2 and CV To MIDI video

CV To MIDI with the Expert Sleepers ES-2-2 from Andrew Ostler on Vimeo.


ES-2-2 module now available

We’re proud to announce that the Expert Sleepers ES-2-2 CV/Audio Interface module is now shipping.

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The Expert Sleepers ES-2 CV/Audio Interface is a Eurorack module designed for use with software such as Expert Sleepers Silent Way. It takes as inputs CVs from your analogue synths/effects on 3.5mm jacks, and outputs audio signals on 1/4" jacks which you connect to your computer audio interface. You then use the Silent Way CV Input plug-in to interpret the audio signal and output CVs in your DAW for recording, processing etc.

For more detailed information, please see the ES-2 page.

New module coming soon - the ES-2

A new Expert Sleepers hardware product is coming soon - the ES-2 CV/Audio Interface. Watch this space for more details.

The ES-2 is a Eurorack module designed for use with software such as Expert Sleepers Silent Way. It takes as inputs CVs from your analogue synths/effects on 3.5mm jacks, and outputs audio signals on 1/4" jacks which you connect to your computer audio interface. You then use the Silent Way CV Input plug-in to interpret the audio signal and output CVs in your DAW for recording, processing etc.

Expert Sleepers ES-2-2 prototype