1. ChrisSiuMusic

    Tableau Solo Strings: A Review (Organic Samples)

    Hi everyone! In today's sample library review, let's dive into the newest offering from Organic Samples: Tableau Solo Strings. Please enjoy!
  2. Ben

    SYNCHRON-ized Solo Strings now available!

    After many requests it's finally here: SYNCHRON-ized Solo Strings! Reworked and optimized samples for better sound and greater playability + usability. And it contains the same number of articulations as the original VI Solo Strings! The pre-recorded runs and scales are now easier to use thanks...
  3. Vik

    9 different violins (legato examples) compared

    NB - this thread started with a cello comparison. The violin comparison starts here. I initially made this for myself, and I may post a revised version later (and the names of the libraries I have used in a few days). Any comments/preferences before you know what you listen to? In reverse...
  4. 8Dio Productions

    💚 8Dio Love Luck & Leprechauns Sale! 💚

    💚 8Dio Love Luck & Leprechauns Sale! 💚 Solo Violin Designer 2.0 SOLO VIOLIN DESIGNER Virtual Instrument VST is a massive collection of over 4.000 phrases performed by renowned concert violinist: Thomas Yee. The intention of the library was to sample completely realistic solo violin by...
  5. DSmolken

    Karoryfer Samples March sale, half off most stuff

    Until March 31, 2020 we at Karoryfer Samples have the following on sale: Vengeful Cello $29 ($59 regular) Hadziha $19 ($39 regular) Secret Agent Guitar $19 ($39 regular) Secret Agent Bass $29 ($39 regular) Big Rusty Drums $19 ($39 regular) Unruly Drums $19 ($39 regular) Frankensnare $9 ($19...
  6. 8Dio Productions

    Anthology Strings & Extended Studio Percussion Flash Sale

    Anthology Strings & Extended Studio Percussion Flash Sale Our iconic Anthology String and Adagio Strings are now on Flash Sale, plus we have extended our Studio Percussion Bundle by an additional 48 Hours! Sale Ends (02/04 11 AM PST) Anthology Strings Ensemble: Anthology contains both...
  7. A

    Looking for feedback on Piano / Cello Cover of Christmas Classic

    Hi all, I am about to publish a cover of "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel". I would greatly appreciate any feedback you have (especially on mixing, mastering) thanks for listening and hope to hear from you! Aron
  8. jrrshop

    Up to 70% off SonusCore, Serato, and Arobas

    Up to 70% off all Sonuscore orchestral and world instruments, starting at $41.40: https://www.jrrshop.com/sonuscore 50% off Serato Sample and DJ Pro Suite, starting at $39: https://www.jrrshop.com/serato?dir=desc&order=special_from_date Arobas Guitar Pro 7.5 on sale for $55...
  9. ramirogomez

    Sample Modeling Solo & Ensemble Strings video review with real time playing examples

    Hi to all, i want to share with you a new video review of Sample Modeling Solo and Ensemble Strings, that i upload a few minutes ago. Please tell me what you think, and if you see something to improve. Because this is the first of a series of videos that i am uploading in the following weeks...
  10. Alex Niedt

    Heavenly Ethereal Beauty | Spitfire, Orchestral Tools, CSSS, 8Dio

    Here's a very ethereal soundtrack piece called "When Life Was Awakening". There's some Eric Whitacre Choir, LCO Textures, Union Chapel organ, and various string and woodwind evolutions from Spitfire, material from a certain Orchestral Tools library, some 8Dio AGE Tubular Bells, and the CSSS...
  11. DSmolken

    Vengeful Cello by Karoryfer Samples out now

    https://shop.karoryfer.com/vengeful-cello A whole lot of articulations, from the weird and noisy to the normal, packed into a compact cello library. Plus bonus transposition-trick cello section and a synth with looped bits of cello notes for oscillators. $19 until Sept 1, then $59. Over 4000...
  12. Soundiron Team

    Soundiron Releases Bowed Bucket 3.0 with Intro Offer

    Bowed Bucket 3.0 is available now! Learn more: https://soundiron.com/products/bowed-bucket You can purchase Bowed Bucket on sale now for only $19.00 (MSRP $29) Hurry, sale ends June 18th! Watch the full library walkthrough Soundiron's Bowed Bucket is a unique virtual instrument built from an...
  13. ChrisSiuMusic

    Orchestration for Tina Guo!

    Hi all, I just finished orchestrating a composition of Tina Guo’s, where I expanded upon her original cello idea, arranged, and mixed it. Please enjoy! :) Thanks, Chris
  14. APD

    50% Off: Emotional Cello by Best Service!

    For just $129, get the powerful Emotional Cello by Best Service! Made for the Free Kontakt Player, Emotional Cello is the perfect instrument for film-scoring, pop-production, song-writing, classic and modern avant-garde cello compositions. This unique virtual instrument shines by its...
  15. ChrisSiuMusic

    Cinesamples: Tina Guo V2 (A Review)

    Hey composers! Today I wanted to go over the new Tina Guo V2. I think it definitely fills in some much-needed content left out of V1. Please enjoy!
  16. cliffordmartin

    Labs piano/choir/cello piece

    Short Demo Of Labs Piano/Cello/Choir
  17. jrrshop

    60% off EastWest

    60% off EastWest libraries and bundles (excludes educational, upgrades, and Voices of Soul). Also, receive a free license for Play 6 with every purchase. Play 6 provides improved effects, faster loading times, and advanced integration with hardware controllers for all EastWest libraries...
  18. amadeus1

    Top 14 Cellos from 11 Top String Libraries

    Hi guys, Here's a video comparing 14 solo cellos. Thanks, Bill
  19. EpicDude

    Nothing to see here.

    Nothing to see here.
  20. Muluku S.

    Forever, is that a myth ?

    Hi guys, here a new track from me. Please can i have some thoughts on it ? please keep in mind i'm a newbie composer ^^ !
  21. S

    FS Embertone Friedlander Violin & Blakus Cello

    Selling for 100$ each. Pm me if interested.
  22. Time+Space

    Sonuscore now at Time+Space - save 15%!

    We are pleased to announce the arrival of Kontakt sample libraries from the orchestral masterminds behind 'The Orchestra' – welcome Sonuscore to Time+Space! To celebrate, we're giving you 15% off the following four titles for two weeks only... (ends 6th April)... Lyrical Vocal Phrases – A new...
  23. Dear Villain

    Anyone fancy a (gasp!) VSL string trio?

    Hi all! I recently completed Premonition for violin, viola, and cello. It's a dramatic work with distinct moods that emerge throughout, along with some extended/virtuosic string techniques. As always, I hope you'll take a moment to listen and comment if you feel so inclined...
  24. R

    The Audio Modeling SWAM String Orchestra

    Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings, Op. 48, Mvt 1 16 SWAM First Violins in 4 stage positions 14 SWAM Second Violins in 2 stage positions 12 SWAM Violas in 3 stage positions 10 SWAM Violoncello in 2 stage positions 7 SWAM Basses in 1 stage position Midi CC Performance with Tec Midi Breath...
  25. W

    SOLD: Embertone Blakus Cello

    $75 24-bit version. Already pre-approved the transfer with Embertone. Please note: while I will move very quickly to get it transferred for you, Embertone requests a minimum of 7 days on their end.
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  27. Lukas K

    Fugue for Violin, Cello and Piano No. 3

    Hey guys! I would like to share with you the piece I wrote recently. It's the last fugue of a 3-part cycle of fugues for this trio. The first fugue was composed pretty much in Bach's style, the second one can be found HERE, and here is the third one :) My goal was to experiment with the...
  28. N

    New track

    Epic hybrid orchestral track.
  29. N

    How to get legato violins to be on time

    it is difficult to get legato violin patches to line up on the beat. moving the notes back by two sixteenth notes usually works, but this is not always the case depending on what the melodic line is. also, if i don't have the notes overlap with each other throughout the duration of a melodic...
  30. Dear Villain

    A piano trio made with VSL

    I played the piano part in, which does a lot for the realism, in my opinion. Hope you'll listen, comment, and enjoy :) Dave
  31. L

    FS: Emberton Strings Solo: Violin & Cello

    Hello, I'm selling my Solo Violin & Solo Cello Library from Emberton for each 90 EUR. I sent a mail to Emberton and the guys gave me the OK. Please feel free to contact me, if you are interested. Hello. Thanks for reaching out. We can certainly do that for you! All we need is the buyer's...
  32. robgb

    Excellent Cello VST Example

    I think, if done right, Sample Modeling strings blow everything else out of the water. Here's a great example I found on YouTube:
  33. A

    Two pieces (violin solo and quintet), guess the VST :-)... no, real musicians!

    Hi guys, Thanks to this forum, I realized that recording a real musician (or two musicians) is a good and inexpensive alternative to using sample libraries. :) During a very brief google session I managed to find 3 performers with good references and affordable rates. One of them was...
  34. Reasy

    Calm Night Sky [Piano in 162, Blakus Cello]

    Hi there, I have not dared to post anything here yet, because of the very high level of the other compositions here, but eventually I did bring myself to do it. So here´s a short track in waltz time, mainly using the free Libraries "Piano in 162" and "Blakus Cello". I recorded it in FL Studio...
  35. APD

    DEAL: Get 60% off Embertone's Intimate Solo Strings Bundle + $25 Embertone Gift Certificate.

    60% off Embertone Intimate Solo Strings Bundle + $25 Embertone Gift Certificate Embertone’s Intimate Solo Strings Bundle is an astonishing collection of the most detailed, life-like solo strings on the market today, with all the controls necessary to create beautiful and realistic...
  36. R

    Sample Modeling Violin Demo: Solo Violin and SM Strings in sections.

    Cadenza (for an imaginary Concerto) - Rohan De Livera http://www.sample-modeling.com/Demos/Strings/Violin/Cadenza_Rohan_de_Livera.mp3 The articulations performed were realized with the corresponding controllers (in parenthesis) Martele (bow pressure), dbl and quad stops (poly dbl hold + pitch...
  37. E

    New demo VSL cello2

    New demo here for the cello in a very exposed setting: cello and piano in Gounod's Ave Maria. Placement and verb: SPAT, no further EQ inplemented. It is what it is. Piano: Garritan Steinway. And yes, I know, nothing will ever replace the real thing. But to me this new VSL instrument has more...

    Sonuscore Releases Lyrical Cello Phrases

    Sonuscore proudly presents their newest product: Lyrical Cello Phrases If you've ever wanted to utilize the massive emotional force a cello contains, LYRICAL CELLO PHRASES is the right heavy-hitter for you. What would your compositions be like, what would it feel like if you could have a...
  39. Fa

    Samplemodeling SWAM Cello: what's special about it

    After few weeks from the launch of the new VI (and few days from the last nice update), I was reading comments and listening to demos. I think one point has not been checked and discussed yet enough, and it's what makes this VI so special to me: the Physical Modeling approach, enabling a set...
  40. Vik

    Poll: Solo string/first chair libraries you are really happy with?

    This poll is closed now, since a new and more complete poll exists here: http://vi-control.net/community/threads/poll-which-of-these-30-virtual-violins-would-you-recommend.56095/ Hi, I just started a poll about fav. solo/FC violins, listing only products where the violin can be bought as a...
  41. Lukas K

    Fugue for Violin, Cello and Piano No. 2

    Hey guys! I would like to share with you one of my pieces which was premiered recently at the Bratislava Conservatory. If you are interested in seeing the score, just let me know :) Thanks for listening! Lukas _____________________ OTHER COMPOSITIONS: Rocky Meets Beethoven (Variations...
  42. Less Miles

    FS: Embertone Friedlander Violin and Blakus Cello

    I've already been in contact the the guys over at Embertone, and have received their blessing to do a license transfer. These are GREAT sounding strings if haven't heard them already. I bought them for a project that didn't have a budget for strings, and the results spoke for themselves. Some...
  43. slavedave

    Sold - thank you: Embertone Blakus Cello and Friedlander Violin

    Hello, I have sought and received permission from Alex at Embertone to sell these two licenses: Blakus Cello €80 Friedlander Violin €80 Beautiful libraries - I bought them to play live with an Akai EWI400s wind controller, but can be controlled by any other midi controller. Lots of real-time...
  44. Virharmonic Tea boy

    First Cello Performer in Soul Capture Series - RELEASED

    We are very proud to present our First ever showing of the second performer in the Soul Capture Series, the Bohemian Cello. As soon as the Bohemian Violin was launched we immediately set off on the hunt to bag a Cellist, but not just any Cellist, it had to be someone who could bounce off...
  45. anderslink

    Selling iZotope, Waves Vocal Bundle, EMITG12345, NI Passive EQ, Softube Dynamite.

    Hey guys. This post has been edited to reflect new stuff I am selling. All of the sample libraries have already been sold but these plugins remain. Make me an offer! Waves Vocal Bundle $149 Version 9.2 Native Instruments Passive EQ $49 Softube Valley People Dynamite $90... $25 transfer for...
  46. Oouzha

    Duet for Cello & Piano

    I'm a new member here, and this is my first post in which I include my music. This is also my very first composition using the latest virtual instruments. My last sequenced piece of music prior to this might be ten or twelve years old now. I'm very much interested in hearing people's...
  47. Ollie

    Up Close - Peter Gregson - Cellist - Spitfire Audio

    Another of the new Spitfire videos. This time focussing on the Cello.