1. EnabledLife

    I guess I'm back

    Hey everyone, I recently came back to VI, after months of silence, due to a combo of copious amounts of work, and massive mental health fluxuations. As a result, I'm reintroducing myself haha. How is everyone?
  2. Anevis

    Hello from Czech Republic!

    Hi, I'm Lukas (Anevis) from a very tiny village in South Bohemia, Czech Republic. I've been playing piano for about 10 years now and I've been wanting to learn to play guitar and drums for a while, but still didn't find the courage to do so yet I guess. Music has been my hobby since I was...
  3. Chorny Serge

    New composer is here to show some mock-ups, talk about music and of course make some! Greetings!

    Hi everyone! My name is Serge and I'm a self-thaught composer from Ukraine. I would like to share my work with you. I am only at the beginning of creating content for social networks, you can listen to some of my music by following the links: Here's my attempt to record the flute (with midi...
  4. TimBlastMusic

    Hello from working Composer and brand new Twitch Music Production Streamer

    Hi All!!!! My name is Tim Blast. I work as a music composer for Films, TV, Video Games, Trailers and Advertising. You can hear my music in "A Mermaid's Tale", "Five Piece", "Born Wild", "PawParazzi", "11 Days", "Remnants" and more on my website: I live in Los Angeles, CA and...
  5. ChrisSiuMusic

    WIN a Free Copy of LA Modern Percussion!

    Hi friends! I’m hosting my first composition contest, and courtesy of Audio Ollie, you have the chance to win a free copy of LAMP! This is a composition contest focused (predictably) around percussion, so show me your chops in an original track featuring some awesome percussion hits and...
  6. A

    Music for Opening Scene of a Movie

    Hey guys. I've done a very short piece last week. There is an exact scene in my head for this composition: first scene of a movie...a Young guy is sitting on the top of his car next to the road, in the desert. Thinking of his past and watching the sunrise, there would be a narrative speech as...
  7. Soundiron Team

    Building A PC For Music Production | Tips & Tricks

    In this video we talk about how to get started building your own PC for music production. We cover all the parts we chose, tips while building your PC, and things to keep in mind while deciding which parts to buy. We'd love to hear about your specs below!
  8. Anthony J.

    Introduction - Hello!

    Hi All! :emoji_raised_back_of_hand: By means of introduction, my name is Anthony Janssens, 26 years old, and I live in Perth, Western Australia. I've been a self-taught guitarist since I was 12 years old, taking in interest in many genres such as Rock, Pop and Ambient, Electronic and Drum &...
  9. michalratkowski

    60seconds! - Official game soundtrack

    Hi there check out my official soundtrack for 60seconds! What do you think? Cheers from Poland Friends! :)
  10. GiuseppeS+OS

    24.5 $ intro price: FREAKTION - Tormented Metal SFX Kontakt library by Silence+OtherSounds

    FREAKTION - Tormented Metal SFX library + Kontakt instrument 50% OFF INTRO PRICE! Freaktion is a collection of sounds from tormented metallic objects. We've experimented with friction mallets, superballs, bows and multiple stiff and sharp...
  11. SoundLift

    Composer looking for a small job at the moment

    Hi, I'm a music composer looking for a small job from anyone that needs music for a commercial, game or something similar. Thank you for your time.
  12. L

    Spitfire Chamber Strings vs Studio Strings PRO

    In your opinion which one, and why? I will be using this for film/game/tv scoring. As far as I understand from what I've read so far, SSS is recorded in a drier environment so I would have to add reverb in post. I would love if I could get the SCS PRO but it is so much more than SSS PRO that...
  13. Eduardo Lopez

    Grand Guilds - Main Menu Theme

    Heya @everyone! Just wanted to share another of my tracks! This is another one from the Videogame gig I´m doing. -Grand Guilds is set in a Fantasy almost Victorian-Age (Pre-Steampunk) Land, the continent is on the brink of war between the 2 most important nations and a dark plot is stirring...
  14. Soundiron Team

    Voice Of Wind: Adey | Now Available For Kontakt Player & NKS

    Voice Of Wind: Adey version 1.1 is now available for Native Instruments’ free Kontakt Player 6, Komplete Kontrol and S-Series Keyboards. Adey is the first volume in our modular female solo vocal series Voice Of Wind. This library is the perfect addition for songwriters and musicians wanting new...
  15. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Forces Align (Official Audio)

    Trying my hand at something different. Please enjoy this short trailer track! :)
  16. D

    Dance House - Dee Marcus x Stephano Prunebelli - Into The Unknown

    Hey V.I. control! I am new here and I must say that this is a really huge base of knowledge and it can be really helpful. What I would like to do is that I introduce myself with dance(electronic) track for the start. I am also trailer music composer but I would like to send this first. Hit me...
  17. ChrisSiuMusic

    'Once Upon A Romance' - Chord and Theory Breakdown

    Hey everyone! Welcome to the first episode of 'Inside The Score' for my newest piece, where we'll take a look at the musical background and the harmonic/melodic content that makes up the music. Please enjoy, and let me know if you have any thoughts/feedback!
  18. 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
  19. Soundiron Team

    Soundiron releases Bizarre Sitar 3.0 on sale for $29!

    A LITTLE TWIST ON A CLASSICAL INDIAN INSTRUMENT Announcing Bizarre Sitar 3.0! Soundiron's Bizarre Sitar is a sitar like you've never heard before! At just over 24" in length this little beauty is barely half the size of a standard sitar. But what makes this instrument so "bizarre" is how it...
  20. creativeforge

    André Prévin - 1929-2019 Previn began his musical life "like young." Born in Berlin on April 6, 1929, as Andreas Ludwig Priwin, he grew up in Los Angeles. His family fled Germany in 1938 and first moved to...
  21. creativeforge

    Composer vs Arranger: what if you can't do both?

    Hi all, sorry if I don't have the industry jargon right, but please indulge me. :) I'm not a professional composer, but I still compose my own music as there is nothing else I can do but work that way. Sometimes I even think some of it has potential. 1- But can you get work as a composer - as...
  22. Soundiron Team

    Soundiron Podcast | Interview with Brooklyn Nine-Nine Composer Dan Marocco

    On this episode of the Soundiron Podcast we're joined by composer Dan Marocco! Dan is best known for writing the music for the popular comedy show Brooklyn Nine-Nine as well as more dramatic movies like The Boy's of Abu Graib and the paranormal horror film Demonic. You'll learn about how he...
  23. RRBE Sound

    RRBE Sound New Website Layout

    Hello Everyone, I have been building my website, and I have finally come to a point from which I can present my work. My website: The page I am most proud of is the ''Portfolio'' page: I would love to hear your feedback. - As well as potential errors. Thank you for you time...
  24. O

    Welcome to Olympia!

    Hello mortals! We are Olympia Productions and we will be releasing a brand new British fantasy drama TV series in 2019 based on Greek gods and the life of a demigod at university. We are currently in the stages of shooting a pilot and seeking funding from crowdfunding investor(s) Please...
  25. S

    Hello from NC!

    Hello all! My name is Sebastian and I am a composer and arranger from a small town in North Carolina! I have been playing music for about 7 years now and writing for 2. Although I mainly write for piano, string quartet, and a small wind band I've started, I am not afraid to branch out a bit and...
  26. S

    Looking for Epic music composers!

    Good day. Im a fulltime Youtuber covering songs in the epic/orchestral style. Not keeping up with the work though, need to outsource my tracks to stay consistent. Looking for high end, top quality composers. Is this the place to announce this kinda thing? Not sure if I should share a link here...
  27. ChrisSiuMusic

    My Favourite Sample Libraries for Cinematic Orchestral Music

    Hi fellow composers and producers! Due to popular request, I wanted to share with you today a detailed look into the libraries that I use in my everyday workflow, and how I use them. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment!
  28. ChrisSiuMusic

    Breaking Down a Comedic Halloween-Inspired Track

    Hey fellow composers! Last week I posted a light spooky track inspired by the Halloween season, and I'm back with a breakdown of this piece. Please enjoy!
  29. dreikelvin

    Goeiemorgen from the Netherlands!

    Hi there, I am a German composer but I have been living in the Netherlands since 2009! Hope to see you around in the forum. This is my soundcloud: And my website: Cheers! Robert
  30. jcuno

    Competition with Prizes from Samplemodeling, 8dio, Eastwest, VSL...and Lorne Balfe is a judge

    updated 12/1/2018: The submission period for this contest is now over. We will be announcing the winners on our facebook page shortly after December 14th 2018 Your friends at the Virtual Orchestration Facebook group are having their first composer midi only competition. In the process, we may...
  31. I

    Algorithms and Art: an Article about AI-generated music

    Just read an interesting long article on the website Aeon about algorithmically generated music specifically and AI-created art in general. Here's the link: Here's a couple of excerpts: ". . . The Washington Post in...
  32. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Cinematic Demo Reel (2018)

    Hi all, please enjoy my demo reel for this year! Would love to hear any thoughts you might have to share. Thank you!
  33. bfreepro

    Review: 66 Tubas by 8dio.

    Thanks to those who participated in the poll! The poll is still open here so feel free to chime in! 66 Tubas: "The Verdict: 7.25/10. This is a very niche library and truly provides a sound you absolutely cannot...
  34. J

    Hello from Lithuania

    Hello, my name is Justinas and I am a professional composer from Lithuania, I have been working as a composer for 6 years. Decided to try this forum out :) I compose Cinematic, Orchestral, Electronic, Rock, Pop music -- Best Regards Justinas
  35. SteveMontgomery

    My New Album 'Infinite Mindscape- Space' is Out Now!

    My Debut Release of Infinite Mindscape is Out Now. It's a hybrid mixture of synth and cinematic music with a couple other electronic music genres.
  36. RRBE Sound

    Drum Recording Available

    Hello everyone! I am very glad to “announce” that I now offer custom drum recordings from Aarhus, Denmark. Although, I do not have a degree in drumming, I have been playing drums for 20 years. 8 of which have been with a variety of different bands with different genres. I mostly play in the...
  37. Dexort

    Privet from Russia! =)

    I want to say hello to members of this forum! Let me introduce myself) My name is Dmitry and I'm from Russia. I'm 21, and make music for 7 years now. BTW, I never appeared to a large audience (I'd say - to any audience besides my friends tho). And from now on - I desided to make small step for...
  38. William Palmer

    To Kill The King

    Hi, Relatively new to orchestral mixing - would love some ideas on how I can improve my production! Wrote this with Cinematic Strings 2, Ark 1 and a bunch of freebies. Here's a temporary link to the wav: EDIT: Final version...
  39. Soundiron Team

    Soundiron - In The Studio with Composer Mimi Page

    We take you into the beautiful home studio of singer/song writer/composer Mimi Page. She has worked with composer Inon Zur on Fallout 4:Far Harbor as well as multiple collaborations with DJ/Record Producer Bassnectar. She has also scored The Lighthouse and Zak Bagans documentary Demon House. We...
  40. SteveMontgomery

    Hello Fellow Musicians

    My name is Steve Montgomery and I am an aspiring composer & musician for DARKMOOD and Infinite Mindscape. I also have another electronic solo project called SDM. DARKMOOD is my scary music project geared toward horror and suspense films. My Infinite Mindscape project is the polar opposite of the...
  41. M

    Touch OSC for Controlling Waves Plugins

    Hello, I am a big fan of the Waves SSL Channel Strip at the moment and have been trying to figure out if there’s any generic MIDI CC’s assigned to each knob for it that I could figure out so I could make a custom Touch OSC template for controlling it. As a side note I’m using both Logic and...
  42. Daniele Nasuti

    Hi from Italy

    Hello, I'm Daniele Nasuti, I come from Italy and I've been playing piano since I was 7 and the accordion from 14. In these years I learned also Tuba, Guitar, Electric Bass and Drums and sang in several choirs. As musician I come from italian pop music which I've listened since I was a child...
  43. borghipablo

    My Orchestral Music Reel

    I just want to share with you my orchestral Reel with Recordings in New Zealand with the NZSO and the Park Road production Team, and also in Skopje Macedonia. I've learned a lot in this forum and It's a pleasure to show you what I do.
  44. ChrisSiuMusic

    Mixing: A New Beginning (Disney, Super Mario Galaxy Style)

    Hey composers!! In this final episode of the mini-series, I discuss how I mixed and processed 'A New Beginning'. I'm so happy to be able to share my process with you. Please enjoy!
  45. Igor Molka

    Igor Molka - Portfolio

    Good afternoon to all! My name is Igor, I'm a composer from Moscow. I want to present my music to you. And thanks in advance for your feedback. Any opinion has the right to exist. And have a nice day to everyone!
  46. ChrisSiuMusic

    A New Beginning (Disney, Super Mario Galaxy Style)

    Hi all, This is my newest piece, "A New Beginning". As a recent piano performance graduate, this piece represents the next chapter in life, and all that lies ahead. I hope you enjoy :)
  47. ChrisSiuMusic

    Soundiron's Hyperion Strings Micro: A Review

  48. Red Room Audio

    Announcing a FREE Orchestra from Red Room Audio - "Palette Primary Colors"

    Greetings! Our Palette Orchestral Series has made a serious splash since its debut this past December and we couldn't be happier! So much so that we'd now like to give everyone the chance to experience first-hand what so many composers have already discovered. Palette Primary Colors offers a...
  49. ChrisSiuMusic

    Rearranging a Hybrid Rock Track for Epic Orchestra

    Happy Sunday friends! I wanted to share a video where I break down how I approached rearranging a cinematic rock track for epic orchestra. Enjoy!