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  1. E

    Smart Voice Split on Kontakt

    Hello, Is there another sample library (preferably orchestral) that have smart voice split feature like session horns and session strings? Here's an example: Thank you.
  2. Soundiron Team

    Tips & Tricks: Creating A Realistic Orchestral Space with Reverb

    In this Tips & Tricks video, Craig Peters shows you his approach to creating a realistic orchestral space with LiquidSonics Cinematic Rooms reverb. He shows you how to take dry orchestral instruments and place them into a beautiful hall, how to make more reverberant samples sound dry, using...
  3. berlin87

    Experiment/Composition: Red, Purple, Orange – Colours of the Orchestra

    Hi everyone, I wanted to experiment with the various 'colours' within an orchestra, from growling bassoons to sugarcoated French horns. Wouldn't dare to call this an actual composition, but it taught me a great deal about orchestration and how to work with VSTs. (That said, I think the...
  4. P

    Synchronized Dimension Brass - Whats it like ? (Very few if any walkthrough videos out there)

    I am looking at adding more VSL to my template, and love the Woodwinds. In particular, Synchronized Dimension Brass - however, there is very few walk through's or reviews about it out there (love a good video review /walk through) I do realise it is based on the earlier Dimension Brass...
  5. amadeus1

    VSL Synchron Big Bang Orchestra - IZAR

    Hey guys, Here's a video detailing the IZAR low brass cluster library for those needing unique brass cluster effects. Thanks, Bill
  6. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio Sample Aid #7 - Studio Series Fire Trumpet

    Studio Series Fire Trumpet Studio Fire Trumpet is the latest addition to our catalog. Utilizing recording techniques for gathering a dry and modern sound, the resulting library is an instrument that fits perfectly in any sort of Pop, Salsa, or Latin music. The Trumpet is characterized by its...
  7. borghipablo

    Jazz Band recording Service

    Hello my friends! I need to record a Jazz band for a TV Show, I cant find Studios with that king of ensambles, can someone give a clue? thanks Pablo
  8. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio Century Ostinato Brass Trombones & Tuba

    8Dio Century Ostinato Brass Trombones & Tuba Century Ostinato Brass offers an abundance of short note figures as well as fully tempo synchronized Agile ostinato patterns captured at three different speeds, and two articulate Flowing portato patterns. These lush and varied sequences are paired...
  9. ChrisSiuMusic

    Common Orchestral Doublings & Combinations (Explored)

    Hey everyone! I hope you're having a wonderful day! I'd like to share with you a video on orchestral instrument doublings. This is a widely discussed topic that works especially well with auditory examples, so I hope this video gives you some insights. As always, let me know if you have any...
  10. ChrisSiuMusic

    How To Write and Orchestrate For Woodwinds and Brass - Explained!

    Hi friends! Today, let's take a slightly different path and examine how to write in a chorale style for woodwinds and brass. With so many colours at our disposal, what's a good way to approach this? Let's dive in.
  11. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio New Release 'Century Ostinato Brass Trumpets & Horns'

    Century Ostinato Brass Trumpets & Horns The 8Dio Century Series is the definitive state-of-the-art collection of hyper-realistic orchestral instruments. Century continues to represent our most significant leap forward in hall based orchestral sampling to date. With this latest addition, we...
  12. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio Flash Sale Alternative Ensemble Weekend

    8Dio Alternative Ensemble Weekend CAGE (Custom Aleatoric Group Effects) Welcome to CAGE bundle for Strings, Brass & Woodwinds – the most comprehensive collection of Orchestral Effects ever done. CAGE comes in three dedicated volumes for Strings, Brass, and Woodwinds and each volume contains...
  13. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio The Big Orchestra & Choir Sale

    The Big Orchestra & Choir Sale This weekend equip your studio with a 440 Person Orchestra perfectly tailored to Epic Trailer Music. Majestica (240 Piece Epic Orchestra) $198 - Lacrimosa 200 Person Epic Choir $198. Combine this sale with our Custom Bundle Maker...
  14. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Infinite Brass

    Get it here: https://www.aaronventure.com/infinite-brass Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/corypelizzari Albums: https://corypelizzari.bandcamp.com/
  15. fretti

    CLOSED NI Crossgrade Brass (30€)

    Hi all! I'm selling my Crossgrade for Native Instruments Symphony Series Brass Collection. Note: This is the crossgrade, not the full product. You need the Symphony Series Essentials (e.g. through Komplete) in order for the upgrades to work. The transfer ID's are ready to go. Brass...
  16. 8Dio Productions

    Save up to 50% Off With Our Custom Bundle Maker

    8Dio Custom Bundle Maker As part of our creative care package to support the musical community during the current crisis we are introducing a new custom bundle maker! Get up to 50% discount with our custom discount program*. Here is how it works Add your chosen product(s) or bundle(s) to...
  17. Cory Pelizzari

    Buyer's Guide to the Metropolis Arks

    Libraries: https://www.orchestraltools.com/store/collections Support my work: https://www.patreon.com/corypelizzari Buy my albums: https://corypelizzari.bandcamp.com/
  18. AdamSold

    New Life Logo 2020 /w BBC SO

    Hey guys! I finished this short piece recently. Experimenting a lot with this amazing library from Spitfire and im enjoying it so much. Planning to create something longer soon. Its a kinda movie logo music. Comments r welcome.
  19. Ben

    VSL Up to 50% Off Winds Sale

    Our current special offer applies to all of our Woodwinds and Brass products! Save up to 50% on all SYNCHRON and VI Collections. Single Instruments are included as well. Save 50 % by completing a bundle! Log in, add a bundle, e.g. Winds Complete, to your basket, and see how little you’re going...
  20. filipjonathan

    Spitfire Epic Brass & Woodwinds Demo

    Hey guys! Here is a short piece I wrote, featuring Spitfire Epic Brass & Woodwinds, clearly inspired by the phenomenal John Williams. Hope you like it :)
  21. ChrisSiuMusic

    The Best Cinematic Orchestral Sample Libraries Money Can Buy (My Guide For 2020)

    Hi Vi-loving peers! This is the culmination of my opinions on the libraries I think that will give you a super solid foundation in composing cinematic orchestral music. If you'd prefer to have a physical guide to read over, please download the PDF I created specifically for this video in the...
  22. 8Dio Productions

    8Dio: The Bible of SALSA: Volume Three is Available Now!

    The Bible of SALSA: Volume Three is Available Now The third volume completes the circle of the Bible of Salsa. In contrast with Volumes One and Two, The Bible of Salsa Volume Three is all about writing music. While One and Two will allow you to create real salsa tunes in a matter of minutes...
  23. 8Dio Productions

    Welcome to 8Dio's Holiday Sonic Advent(ure) Day 8!

    Welcome to 8Dio's Holiday Sonic Advent(ure) Day 8! For the next 48 hours, get our Advanced Steel String Guitar FREE with any purchase of $98 or more! Only 24 hours left to grab our 37 person Orchestral Choir 'Requiem Pro' for $88 and our Century Brass Bundle for $248...
  24. barteredbride

    CLOSED SOLD. VSL - 62-70% discount !! with free shipping, free elicenser and transfer fee

    EDIT: EVERYTHING IS NOW SOLD. I´m leaving this thread so others can guage market prices, etc. FREE insured shipping / courier to all EU countries. FREE new USB e-licenser Steinberg / Vienna Key. I will pay the VSL transfer fee. All standard libraries. VSL prices in brackets. SOLD - BUNDLE...
  25. M

    Torn about Brass/Woods libraries...

    So I've been composing for about 4-5 years now and it feels like I'm starting to hit a wall with what I can do with Brass and Woodwinds now that I've actually started scoring projects. Albion One is great for big epic sounds, but doesn't let me compose for instrument sections (plus, I don't...
  26. Bluemount Score

    Looking for NI Symphony Series compositions

    Owning the full collection from KU-CE 12, I would like to give it a try and see what‘s actually possible. Barely used it before but everything should be put to a test under fair conditions. I‘m curious what you already got out of the strings, brass and woodwinds, as I could only find very few...
  27. DID CHOI

    Cinematic Studio Brass vs Sample Modeling vs Angry Brass – Trailer Music Comparison

    Hey guys, I made another comparison video of CSB and Sample Modeling, and this time, Angry Brass. Three very different libraries, two highly esteemed, one free. This video features trailer-style music, with brassy horn ensembles, fast repeating trumpets, and low brass ostinati. For anyone...
  28. DID CHOI

    Sample modeling vs cinematic studio brass comparison

    Hey guys, I made a comparison video of CSB and Sample Modeling, two very different libraries, both highly esteemed. This video features just legatos in a lyrical setting. For anyone going between these two libraries or just curious how they compare, I hope this helps! Overall impressions: Very...
  29. D

    Fluid Shorts II

    Fluid Shorts II INTRO SALE – $59 THROUGH AUGUST 27TH (REG. $89) Available here: http://www.performancesamples.com/fluidshortsii Fluid Shorts II revisits performance-sourced chamber string shorts, but takes things a step further. Just like in the original Fluid Shorts, the multi-samples are...
  30. M

    Need your brass expertise - fanfare mockup

    Here's a partial mockup I did of Dukas' Fanfare pour preceder la Peri using Berlin Brass. I'm in the process of studying brass scoring and also getting familiar with Berlin Brass. I'd welcome any feedback you may have, particularly from those who are brass players or who have brass...
  31. S

    Amadeus Symphonic Orchestra - anyone here use this outside of sketching?

    I was looking at a few threads here on VIC and walkthrough videos of Amadeus Symphonic Orchestra. For 150usd (99usd with EDU), it sounds really good to me! - Scripted legato, but not such a big problem imo, as it also sounds good to me. - A lot of instruments, and even the choirs sound pretty...
  32. Transients

    Need some help with brass programming

    When you record a brass melody with long notes and sustain articulation and in the end of each note you wanna have a couple of 16th notes which leads into the next long note. Like: Baaaaaaaam-Bam-Bam-Baaaaaaaam-Bam-Bam-Baaaaaaaam Do you play the Bam-Bam (16th notes) also with the sustain...
  33. A

    Pop Big Brass ('Panic At The Disco!' style)

    Hi guys, does anyone know a sample library that would archeive something like the brass in Panic At The Disco's latest release: Thanks!
  34. S

    Berlin Orchestra Inspire or Palette Symphonic Sketchpad?

    I'm getting back into composing, mostly just as a hobby atm. I need a good all in one orchestral library for Kontakt Player. I have looked at more or less all of the all in one libraries but I decided to narrow it down to these 2. I like that BOI is optimised to run on PCs with 8GB RAM (and I...
  35. APD

    64% Off: Adventure Brass by MusicalSampling

    For just $99.99 (instead of $279), get Adventure Brass by MusicalSampling! Utilizing a Morph Stacking programming techniques, the patches allow you to perform lines “on-the-fly” without any keyswitching. Coupled with two intuitively-programmed attack variations, the ability to spontaneously...
  36. paularthur

    FS: ProjectSAM Orchestral Brass Classic

    Great library! Bought it for class, never used so selling. Solo French horn French horn section Solo trumpet Trumpet section Solo trombone Trombone section Tuba Cimbasso 1/2 price = Asking $55 obo.
  37. AdamSold

    Its only a Memory /epic-romantic-emotional-piano

    I finally finished my newest piece. Its a short one again. Feedbacks are always welcome!
  38. Genki

    Performance Samples + Musical Sampling libraries as core libraries?

    Hey guys, I'm getting back to composing and I'm basically starting over with building my libraries collection, from zero. I've had this idea, but I don't know of it's a good one, so I need some of your thoughts to help me out. Now here is the thing, I could get Albion ONE as a nice all in one...
  39. Genki

    Spitfire Studio Brass Core - Worth it?

    Hey guys. I just got the Spitfire Studio Strings (standard version), and I would like to get some brass to accompany them. Now it should be noted I can and am making use of my EDU discounts, so I basically have 30% off of all of their libraries. I don't really see reviews of the Core version of...
  40. Genki

    Caspian or wait for Angry Brass Pro?

    I was considering buying Caspian as I love Performance Samples' style of performance based sampling where its focused all on playability and there is no need for keyswitches. I have Oceania, and Caspian seems to have the same philosophy of playability behind it. But I see that Angry Brass Pro...
  41. Z

    CLOSED NI Symphony Series (SOLD)

    Hello, I'm selling my Native Instruments Symphony Series instruments: SOLD Symphony Series - Brass Collection (solo & ensemble) 100€ (499€ regular price at NI) SOLD Symphony Series - String Ensemble 110€ SOLD Symphony Series - Woodwind Collection (solo & ensemble) 110€ SOLD Symphony Series -...
  42. dman007

    Seeking views on NI Symphony Series & Brass

    What do you think of the NI Symphony Series (Essential or full edition) - worth the money? In particular for Brass Better alternatives? How the alternatives fair against the EWQL Symphonic Library? Thanks
  43. T

    MSB or CSB? Please vote.

    Which do you prefer? I need a dedicated brass lib (still don't have one) and am having trouble deciding between the two. Main things that appeal to me about Cinematic Studio Brass (CSB): (1) Easy of use/playability (2) I heavily use OT libs and CSS in my template and my untrained ears have...
  44. Fermile

    Woodwinds vs brass volumes

    I was always interested on why does woodwinds in ff sounds much lower in volume than brass... It is hard to hear all instruments in full orchestra, have to add some gain for ww section in order to hear it properly. Would appreciate a good answer Thanks
  45. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Studio Brass

    I worked my butt off to get this video up as soon as possible, but... ... Don't bother with this one. Free Patches & Multis...
  46. barteredbride

    FS: VSL libraries - 50% off. Plus FREE shipping and e-licenser.

    Hi everyone, I´d like a quick sale so I am selling my 6 Vienna Symphonic Libraries all together as one bundle: 1. Orchestral Strings 1 (standard) - violins & violas 2. Orchestral Strings 2 (standard) - cellos and basses 3. Brass 1 (standard) 4. Harp 1 (standard) 5. Fanfare Trumpets (a6)...
  47. ChrisSiuMusic

    The Concept of Layering: 2 Of My Favourite Instrument Combinations

    Hello fellow composers & arrangers! Today let's discuss a couple effective instrument combinations that will enhance your sonic palette.
  48. amadeus1

    Audiobro's Modern Scoring Brass - Flugelhorn

    Hi guys, Here's a walkthrough of the Flugelhorn specifically and some features of the new Modern Scoring Brass. Thanks, Bill