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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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
Cinematique Instruments has announced Low Banda Brass, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt including 2 instruments: a single tuba (F tuba) and a single bass trombone.
Low Banda Brass – Tuba and Bass Trombone instruments
Both instruments cover the lowest range of the brass family and stand out with a deep and powerful sound. Currently these two instruments enjoy great popularity – mostly used in Banda Music which is a brass-based form of traditional central American music consisting of a variety of forms, including rancheras, corridos, cumbias, baladas, and boleros. Low range brass is also frequently used in Mexican pop & rock, cumbias as well as polka and traditional German/Austrian music. Whatever you do the Tuba and Bass Trombone, are perfect tools to lend your music a unique sound basis and add roaring power from down below to your productions.
To keep the data small and the price reasonable we set the focus on the main playing techniques: long, short and staccato notes. In order to achieve a unique, realistic and organic sound we spent a lot of time finding the right microphone setup. We decided on a ribbon and two condenser mics as well as an additional bass drum microphone which was located close to the bell (used for “Tuba Short div” patch). We recorded up to 5 velocity layer in 3 round robin variations. In order to keep a very authentic sound and feel we decided to keep the tuning as natural as possible. The result is truly impressive and we are now proud and excited to present the Low Banda Brass to you. All rounded up with he CI typical easy mapping and scripting and as always a real stylish design. It is enormous fun to play and you will quickly create fast rhythmical patterns as well as long dramatic melody lines.
Low Banda Brass enriches your music with a realistic, organic and unique, deep brass sound.
Low Banda Brass is available to purchase for 37 EUR.
More information: Cinematique Instruments / Low Banda Brass
Sir Elliot has introduced the Brass Instrument Equaliser Series II, a free mastering equalizer plug-in aimed for Jazz, Classical & Dance music.
Sir Elliot’s Brass Instrument Equaliser Series II sports a tuneable frequency range from 2 cycles to 28,000 kilocycles (88.2 – 192 kHz sample rate). The highest effective frequency manipulation shall be 56,000 kilocycles (192 kHz sample rate)
In addition to a broader bandwidth from its ancestor, Sir Elliot’s Brass Instrument Equaliser Series II offers overtones, which co-relate to the tuning frequencies. High Frequency & Low Frequency – 3 dB point filters allows you to roll-off frequencies ranging from 10,000 kilocycles to 60,000 kilocycles per second in addition to 2 cycles to 100 cycles per second.
The Windows VST plug-in is available to download at no cost.
More information: Sir Elliot