orchestral

  1. Kubler

    6 Short Scenes for Children

    Hi everyone ! I'd like to share these six short pieces I wrote for a children live-show to be performed in kindergarten and elementary schools (there's more, but they're extremely complementary with the narration and I think they're less interesting on their own.) It was a refreshing project...
  2. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Forces Align (Official Audio)

    Trying my hand at something different. Please enjoy this short trailer track! :)
  3. Eduardo Lopez

    Grand Guilds - Kickstarter Trailer 2019 (Orchestral)

    Heya! Just wanted to share with all of you the trailer music I did for a really cool game project I´m working on, we´re currently starting our Kickstarter campaign and this is the music I did for the Trailer :) Audio: Score...
  4. TomNoyd

    Boobs and blood - Soundtrack to animated short about savage cavewomen

    Hello, I recently finished my first soundtrack to a film and I'm just excited to share it. It’s a tastefully strange animated short for ‘mature’ audiences called Savage Death Valley where “[t]wo cavewomen try and survive in a perilous wasteland, where gargantuan beasts rule.” Here’s the...
  5. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Bunker Strings

    Get it here: https://www.youtube.com/redirect?redir_token=iPshhNbwzDQslYTsGBM3p0CS-yZ8MTU1NDQ1NDE5M0AxNTU0MzY3Nzkz&q=https%3A%2F%2Fbunkersamples.com%2F&event=video_description&v=Ft19r3dFgQI
  6. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Orchestral Percussion X3M

    Get it here: https://www.strezov-sampling.com/products/view/orchestral-percussion-x3m.html
  7. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Cinematic Studio Brass

    Get it here: https://www.cinematicstudioseries.com/brass.html
  8. Manaberry

    Light show at Grand Palais (Paris) with one of my track

    Hi there, I'm happy to share with you this very symbolic milestone: A light show at "Le Grand Palais" in Paris. My track "Shadow's Legacy" was choose to be the opening music of a 15 mins light show event at "Le Grand Palais des Glaces". Its a Christmas event in Paris. It's basically a huge ice...
  9. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Once Upon A Romance (Official Audio)

    Hi friends, today I wanted to share a new original piece of mine with you. This track represents a turning point in my musical journey. Up until this point, I have composed and produced upbeat, exciting, and (hopefully) catchy themes reminiscent of Super Mario Galaxy and Disney. For this...
  10. ChrisSiuMusic

    Coming This Thursday...

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  11. 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...
  12. SwedishPug

    Orchestral High-Pass

    People on this forum have been so helpful so far, I greatly appreciate it! I've heard that setting a high-pass EQ of 20hz on all of your instruments can reduce muddiness and increase overall volume of the final mix - what are people's experiences with this within the orchestral context? Is...
  13. ChrisSiuMusic

    Orchestral Tools - Symphonic Sphere (A Review)

    Hey everyone! In today's review, we take a deep look at one of OT's first releases: Symphonic Sphere. Please enjoy!
  14. ChrisSiuMusic

    Orchestral Tools - Orchestral String Runs (A Review)

    Hey everyone! In this long-awaited review, we take a deep dive into the updated OSR, created by OT. Please enjoy!
  15. ChrisSiuMusic

    Metropolis Ark 4 - Brimming With Uncontainable Energy

    This is a big one. Orchestral Tools recently released Metropolis Ark 4, the newest addition to their Ark series. This one is unique in its approach however. Please enjoy!
  16. APD

    Walkthrough: Symphonic Orchestra Gold and Symphonic Choirs Gold by EastWest Sounds

    If you’re someone who has been looking to get into virtual orchestration, but can’t afford to drop thousands of dollars on sample libraries and plugins, this would be a great starting point. Read full blog post here: https://audioplugin.deals/eastwest-complete-scoring-bundle-walkthrough-video/
  17. Michal Vecerek

    Epic composition

    Hi, I'm new in this forum and I would like to share my new Epic track which I composed. It was inspired by Game so I tried to fit my music to this clip. I will be glad for any comments. Thanks.
  18. Ferzad Variyava

    Presonus Studio One 3 exchange

    I'd like to exchange my Studio One 3 license in exchange for orchestral libraries. Spitfireaudio libraries are welcome and any others that you'd like to swap. Open to offers.
  19. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Final Hope (Official Audio)

    Happy New Year, fellow composers and musicians! To celebrate the beginning of 2019, I wanted to write a new uplifting and motivational soundtrack and leave you with a sense of fulfillment, hope, and resolution. Thank you so much for your support! Please feel free to subscribe in order to stay...
  20. NathanTiemeyer

    Which Harp Library should I buy during these Christmas Sales?

    Hey guys! I'm looking to purchase an all-round solid orchestral harp library and I'm hoping to take advantage of this sales time to find a good one. I'm looking for a harp library with plenty of glissando options but of course great plucking / good at general playing single notes, and other...
  21. amadeus1

    Sonokinetic's Sotto Walkthrough

    Hey guys, Sonokinetic has a great deal on Sotto. 99.9 euros instead of 249.9 euros for 24 hours or so. It's a great orchestral phrase based library with scores and midi for most of the phrases. Thanks, Bill
  22. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Studio Strings

    Get it here: https://www.spitfireaudio.com/shop/a-z/spitfire-studio-strings/ Free Patches & Multis: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/dr4y3v1e9sh4kx2/AAAHSiPUGYJx7ukFQ6rUCOwKa?dl=0 NOTE - The professional version does contain ensemble, half and divisi sections, but at a huge 200G compared to the...
  23. amadeus1

    Sonokinetic DaCapo

    Hey guys, Sonokinetic is having a 60% off sale on DeCapo over the next 18 hours or so in their 12 Days of Christmas. It's a well put together sketching library for strings, brass, woodwinds, and percussion, and blends well with their Vivace and Tutti. Thanks, Bill
  24. Cory Pelizzari

    Comparing Adventure Brass & Caspian

    Adventure Brass: https://www.musicalsampling.com/adventurebrass/ Caspian: https://performancesamples.com/caspian/
  25. A

    Cinematic Studio Strings vs. Berlin Inspire1/2

    Quick background: My only strings are Komplete 10 so I want to get better strings for both my desktop and laptops. FWIW I have played piano forever and used to play horn in orchestras, so I know some orchestration - but want this orchestral library to be pretty simple and quick. I used to...
  26. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Jaeger

    Check it out here: https://www.audioimperia.com/collections/all/products/jaeger-essential-modern-orchestra-for-kontakt
  27. AdamSold

    Winter Waltz /UP! style animation music

    Hey guys! Here is my next short melody I recently finished. For me its kinda Winter mood, dancing on ice for instance. It reminds me a bit of M. Giacchino's style… feedbacks are welcome :)
  28. ChrisSiuMusic

    Orchestral Tools: Glory Days - Big Band Horns (A Review)

    Hey friends! I’ve uploaded a review of Orchestral Tools’ newest library Glory Days: Big Band Horns. Please enjoy!
  29. RogiervG

    Best allround bundle (multiple styles, small to bigger)?

    Hello fellow musicians! Since the black friday has begun... i am in for a purchase of an orchestral lib (or libs). However, i am really on the fence between several options: Note: i am not a starter in composing, nor in sequencing and such.. but new-ish, in classical composing. I need to be...
  30. Soundiron Team

    Soundiron's Cyber Monday Sale - Last day to save up to 40% Off!

    The Soundiron Black Friday sale starts TODAY! We have some awesome deals on every instrument in our store. Save 30% off all Kontakt Player/ NKS Libraries and Bundles and 40% off all individual non-player libraries. Don't miss out on your chance to save - Sale ends soon. Save big on our most...
  31. N

    Looking for some criticism on a soundtrack (beginnner)

    Hey guys! I'm not entirely sure if this is the right subforum to post this, to be honest. I've recently finished an orchestral track that I think indicates my current level of ability pretty well and I would very much appreciate it if some of you would take the time to listen to it and provide...
  32. AdamSold

    Field of Trolls | adventure

    Hey guys! Here is my track i finished recently. Its kinda adventure style, Starting with scary moment, then a chasing scene which ends with a nice and monumental happy mood. comments are welcome
  33. 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!
  34. AdamSold

    Into the Deep /Epic Dramatic Hybrid Orchestral

    Hey guys! This is my new short track. Kinda teaser, hope u Will like it. Comments are welcome.
  35. ChrisSiuMusic

    Berlin Woodwinds - A Blast From The Past

    It's been 6 years since the release of this beautiful library, and it still stands as one of the best woodwind libraries on the market today. Watching this preview brought me great inspiration, and I hope it does for you as well.
  36. Cory Pelizzari

    Library Spotlight - Afflatus Strings

    Get it here - https://www.strezov-sampling.com/products/view/afflatus-chapter-I-strings.html
  37. Transients

    Orchestral Template and Automation

    Anyone using Studio One? I am trying to build an orchestral template with kontakt libraries. How do you deal with recording automation and midi cc like dynamics and expression in Studio One? Are these set up and included in the template you use? And since there are 3 automation options to choose...
  38. victorkws

    John Adams - The Chairman Dances Mockup

    The very first John Adams' composition I have been introduced was "The Chairman Dances". I felt in love instantly, it was so rich in texture and I also like the fact that the music has a very strong allusion to the swooning romanticism of Hollywood. This is a very fun piece to sequence as there...
  39. leoniscaeli

    5 years later - My new Orchestral/Epic/OST/pirateslike 13 minutes track "The Prevail Suite"

    Hello, Backstory 5 years ago I did a 2 minute track called prevail of the strategist : This is the old theme please continue for my new release. Back then I still had a library that lacked realism and I had some exportation quality issues. But I still liked the theme that was born. Years...
  40. dman007

    How do you do orchestral mixing for trailers, film, tv and games ?

    How do you do orchestral mixing (and mock-ups) for trailers, film, tv and games ? So, I've done this in different ways. But which way do you prefer? Where do you place different sections of the orchestra in the stereo field? Do you put bass string parts central or to the right? Where do you pan...
  41. thestickman8

    Happy Halloween To All!!! - The creature's cavern

    I was feeling festive this week and wrote a spooky little tune. Hope you like it!
  42. leoniscaeli

    My 2017 album - The Bridge

    Hello, I recently uploaded on spotify my album released on 2017, and that was only on bandcamp. Would love to hear some thoughts about it as I am planning a new release very soon. Thank you in advance,
  43. ChrisSiuMusic

    Orchestral Tools: TIME MACRO (A Review)

    Hi there! I've uploaded my review of Orchestral Tools' newest library TIME MACRO. I hope you enjoy!
  44. midiman

    Spitfire Orchestral Swarm vs Heavyocity Intimate Textures

    I am interested in getting a few opinions regarding which of these two is your favorite. Please avoid the typical "It depends on what you need it for" counter question. I am interested in hearing your personal favorites from your perceptive and the reasons for it. Preferably for people who own...
  45. 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!
  46. AdamSold

    Fantasy MMORPG Music

    Hey Guys! Recently finished my latest short piece called Entrance of Thalabat. Its kinda mixture with different styles. Hope u gonna like it. Comments are very welcome. Thanks for listening! :)
  47. MoeWalsaad

    Audio Interface for Large orchestral templates?

    Hello, My target is simply to get a newer Audio interface that has a high capacity/Features to handles large Orchestral midi templates and lots of Insert effects, with the least amount of Crackles/Glitches/Latency. The number of audio input slots is not a priority since I rarely record multiple...
  48. ChrisSiuMusic

    Inside The Score - Chief Of The Sky (Part 1/3): Theory, Melody, and Harmony

    Hello friends! Welcome to the first video in my breakdown series where I discuss the theory, melody and harmony behind my latest track 'Chief Of The Sky'. Please enjoy, and let me know if you have any questions!
  49. ChrisSiuMusic

    Christopher Siu - Chief Of The Sky (Official Audio)

    Hi composers! I hope you're having a wonderful day! Today I wanted to present to you something I've been working on for the past couple of months. For the past year, I've been refining my composing and production style, experimenting with soft/emotional, adventure/fantasy, and cinematic/epic...
  50. CGR

    Minimalist Piano Album

    A track from my recently released production music album 'Minimalist Piano'. Available to license exclusively through Motion Focus Music and their publishing partners world wide. http://www.motionfocusmusic.com/album/MOFOM256/mofom-256-Minimalist-Piano