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on Dec 05, 2012 - 0 comments
Time+Space has announced the Ultimate Collection by Garritan, a collection of 6 instruments on a USB flash drive.
Garritan is one of the world’s leading providers of virtual software instruments having received multiple awards and recognition amongst composers, producers and the pro audio press.
The limited edition Garritan Ultimate Collection combines six Garritan virtual software instrument libraries on one easy-to-install USB drive. Few other bundles offer the scope, variety of genre, or this number of superior sounding virtual instruments for just £449 / €559 (would normally be £774 / €894).
Garritan Ultimate Collection features
- Classic Pipe Organs – Offers six different historical pipe organs and 75 different stops.
- Concert & Marching Band 2 – Features an array of brass, woodwinds and percussion instruments.
- Instant Orchestra – An instantly playable orchestral library with many pre-packaged orchestral sounds.
- Jazz & Big Band 3 – With over 50 instruments you can create realistic-sounding Jazz and Big Band arrangements quickly and easily.
- Personal Orchestra 4 – Create lush symphonic music with over 150 orchestral instruments.
- World Instruments – Collection of over 350 expressive and exotic instruments from around the world.
Garritan Ultimate Collection for Windows and Mac (VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone) is available to purchase from Time+Space for RRP £449 GBP / €559 EUR.
More information: Garritan Ultimate Collection
Delectable Records has released the House Brass 2 sample library, the second instalment of its ground breaking House Brass acoustic loop and samples collection.
House Brass Vol.2 from Delectable Records is a huge collection of instantly gratifying horn loops geared towards dance music, conceived to cater for producers and dance musicians looking to augment their mixes with either a cool vintage veneer, or add a splash of authentic natural-sounding brass…played by real musicians.
100% focused on Brass elements, this pack delivers more top quality brass riffs and samples professionally created by Jazz Musicians, Philharmonic Teachers and skilled musicians and includes influences from artists such as G-Swing, Waldeck and Caravan Palace.
Expect to find soulful Trumpets and muted Trumpet loops, funky Saxophones, resonant Bass Trombones, eerie French Horns and sleek Flugelhorns all played by industry pro session players, expertly captured as dry samples with high end studio gear and treated with Manley passive EQ, alongside Manley Mu limiters and compressors.
The sample pack is available from Loopmasters for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Delectable Records / House Brass 2
Best Service has announced Chris Hein Horns Pro Complete, a bass and woodwind sound library based on the Chris Hein Horns Vol. 1-4 libraries.
The library is now based on Kontakt Player 5 and offers a completely reworked user interface as well as phase synchronized samples for perfect blending between velocities.
CHH Pro Complete is the most complete virtual-instrument library of Brass & Woodwind instruments for Jazz, Pop, Big-Band, Funk production but also to spice up your cinematic and orchestral tracks. With CHH Complete you get 54 Solo- and 32 Section-Instruments, partitioned in four volumes which contain different groups of instruments perfectly matching each other.
All versions are available as downloads or on a 64GB USB Stick, allowing instant installation.
Articulation settings of Chris Hein Horns Pro for Kontakt.
New in Chris Hein Horns Pro Complete
- New C-Flute Instrument.
- All new Graphical User Interface.
- Phase synchronized samples for perfect blending between velocities.
- Extremely customizable Articulation Presets including copy paste feature.
- New Key-Switch preset management.
- New flexibel Hot-Key management.
- Articulations can be unloaded to save memory.
- Speed Change for all articulations.
- Five different Velocity X-Fade Modes.
- Velocity Fade Filter.
- Transient Designer.
- New Effects: Attack Shapes, Air, Noise, Release Effects.
- 16 new Convolution Impulses for Reverb.
- Improved Key-Vibrato.
- Two independent, intelligent LFO-Vibrato types.
- Auto vibrato.
- Assignable Pitch-Bend.
- iPad & iPhone real time remote controller.
Chris Hein Horns Pro Complete is available for MSRP 649 EUR / $699 USD / £519 GBP. The upgrade from any CHH single volume is 349 EUR / $389 USD / £279 GBP, and a crossgrade from CHH Compact is 499 EUR / $539 USD / £399 GBP.
More information: Best Service / Chris Hein Horns Pro Complete
Cinesamples has announced Monster Low Brass, its first CineBrass Bonus Patch.
Cinesamples Monster Low Brass bonus patch for CineBrass PRO.
We assembled a team of Hollywood’s finest brass players for an ensemble containing seven trombones, one contrabass trombone, and two tubas. The results include an Articulations patch with short and long notes, and Scoops, Clusters, and FX patches with a wide range of effects representative and distinctive of the low brass family.
These patches feature our new interface design, first introduced with CineWinds CORE, which includes built-in effects the Settings tab, Mapping presets (in the Articulations patch only), and five mic positions — Full Mix, Close, Room, Mid Room, and Surround.
CineBrass PRO users can download this bonus for free by visiting the Monster Low Brass download page. Don’t own CineBrass PRO? Find it now at the Cinesamples store.
More information: Cinesamples / CineBrass PRO
Future Loops has announced Jazz-Funk Horns Section, a collection of brass loops & one shots.
Jazz-Funk Horns Section features many ready-to-mix arrangements with Saxophone, Trumpet and Trombone. Each arrangement has different variations that include both Sax, Trumpet and Trombone as separate loops, Trumpet and Sax Solos, as well as the full mix version that consists of all the instruments pre-mixed. Included are all the loops pre-sliced into one shots, making it possible to build new patterns from scratch.
With over 3000 Loops & One Shots, Jazz-Funk Horns Section samples are at a 120 BPM tempo and feature 5 different keys.
The sample library is available to purchase for 24.95 EUR.
More information: Future Loops / Jazz-Funk Horns Section
Delectable Records has released House Brass, a collection of live brass sounds.
100% focused on Brass elements, professionally created by Jazz Musicians, Philharmonic Teachers and skilled musicians, this pack contains top quality phrasing, accompaniments and single-shots for complete versatility, suitable for House, Tech House and Latin House productions.
A total of 394 unique professional quality key and tempo labelled 24-bit 44.1 kHz dry loops, riffs, one-shots and some effected shots are within this unique library to give you maximum flexibility and usability
House Brass features
- 394 loops and samples, including:
- 40 trumpet loops, 24 alto saxophone loops, 45 bass trombone loops, 25 trumpet plunger loops.
- 14 alto saxophone riffs, 33 bass trombone riffs, 22 flugelhorn riffs, 25 muted trumpet riffs, 40 trumpet riffs.
- 23 bass trombone shots, 24 trumpet shots, 7 trumpet muted shots, 5 alto saxophone shots, 66 various effected shots.
- 310MB content, 24-bit quality.
- Apple Loops version available seperately.
House Brass is available to purchase for £24.95 GBP.
More information: Delectable Records / House Brass
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on May 01, 2012 - 1 comment
Sonivox has announced an “insane blowout sale” for Broadway Big Band, a virtual instrument by Fable Sounds.
Fable Sounds’ Broadway Big Band is an unprecedented and innovative virtual instrument. Up to now, it has been relatively impossible to simulate non-orchestral brass and woodwind instruments with the degree of clarity and depth which the music they produce demands. But Broadway Big Band changes everything… Now is your chance to experience the benchmark in modern brass and woodwinds virtual instruments at an unbeatable price!
Act now to take advantage of these fantastic prices on these incredible virtual instruments.
Broadway Big Band Blowout Sale
- Broadway Big Band – Normally $2495.00 – NOW ONLY $1595
- Broadway Lites – Normally $499.99 – NOW ONLY $299
This offer ends May 11th, 2012.
More information: Sonivox / Broadway Big Band Blowout Sale