Looking for good solo vocal libraries

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  1. Ashermusic

    Ashermusic Senior Member

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    Love the Realivox singers.
     
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  2. Jonathan S

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    I'm confused. Is there a good library of vocal soloists that includes tenors and basses? Mostly I just see female vocals. Also "cinematic" is fine [I work in movies and we record actual vocalists and choirs]. But for my work, which requires making demo mock-ups, I need solo vocals - soprano through bass - that are dry, that I can then manipulate as needed.
     
  3. Hans-Peter

    Hans-Peter Senior Member

    VSL Solo Voices is great!
     
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  4. AllanH

    AllanH Senior Member

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    SoundIron's Voices of Rapture has solo soprano, alto, Tenor, bass, "ensemble" and (true to form) a few processed instruments.

    The Soprano is a bit "operatic" in comparison to the other soloists, but still excellent.
     
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  5. ctsai89

    ctsai89 Poem of Ecstasy

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    I have it but I'm hugely dissapointed. There is no dynamic crossfade for it.
     
  6. Heledir

    Heledir Active Member

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    I have EW Voices of Passion, EW Voices of Empire and @TARI's ERA II Medieval Legends: Vocal Codex.

    Of the three, I'd recommend the latter. Though obviously it's not classical solo voices, if that's is what you're after.
     
  7. Ultraxenon

    Ultraxenon Senior Member

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    I use Jenifer from 8dio and all the Soundiron stuff. Voices of Gaia is really good
     
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  8. Ultraxenon

    Ultraxenon Senior Member

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    Soundiron has bass vocal library, i had for a year or two, and used it just once:) it sounds ok, but the legato is a bit odd sometimes.
     
  9. Kroneis

    Kroneis New Member

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    I've yet to try a solo vocal library that dont sound awkward and offputting to me. I guess the realivox libraries come the closest, but still. I try to record vocals whenever possible. Even if its from fiverr, it still adds so much to the track compared to samples (imo).
     
  10. shakuman

    shakuman Senior Member

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    Still I can't believe EW did Voices of Empire library!!:shocked:
     
  11. TTU

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    Good suggestions guys, any new stuff since May worth having a look at?
     
  12. tim727

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    Shevannai is great but I much prefer the "Celtia" singer from Eduardo Tarilonte's "Vocal Codex" (which someone else already mentioned). Ever since that other lib came out I have only used Shevannai for the whispers and spoken phrases patches. To me Shevannai on average sounds a little less realistic, though it is a bit more robust feature wise I'd say when comparing directly to Celtia. That said, Vocal Codex has additional content beyond Celtia, all of which -- in my opinion -- is quite nice as well. Particularly for anything ethnic or stuff with an "early" or medieval sound.
     
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