Roland D-05 Editor and D-50 Editor Controller

The “D-05 Midi Editor” is the controller for the  Roland Boutique Synth “D-05” and the legendary Roland “D-50” Synth.

 – It is perfect to integrate the “D-05” + “D-50” into your DAW. 

– It makes the sound design easier, because you have direct access to all parameters.

– The „D-05“+”D-50″ Parameters can be automated, and they can be stored with your Project.

– You can safe your sound on the “D-05” + “D-50” Synth or as  VST Presets (..fxp) in the DAW.

– With the X-Y-Pad any Parameter can be selected and controlled.

– It is possible as VST and Standalone for PC 32/64 Bit and Mac as VST, AU and Standalone.



Roland D50 editor


Voice editor for the Roland D50.


Editor holds 7 layers and have dedicated buttons to switch between each layer.

parameters are color coded just like the Roland PG1000.


Common Layer Upper/Lower is blue.

Patch Layer is red.

Partials 1-4 is grey


Save edited voice/patch from editor is planned for later, only saving at hardware side for now.


Configure midi IN and OUT to the synth from CTRLR menu to get the editor working.

The “patch select” sends an single voice dump message to the synth and editor parameters is

updated for each layer.


This editor for is tested and written for Roland D50, i can not guarantee it’s working for Roland D550.

If anyone wants to do changes or add something feel free to do so.




Built and tested with Ctrl version 5.3.83


• Update Sept 2016, New GUI and bugfix from user MadAlien.

• Update 1 Feb 2017 –  MidiChannel 1-16 support





Old version:



New updated GUI