Cinesamples has announced the release of CineStrings CORE, a virtual instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt that contains the basic set of articulations needed to do most of the traditional writing and programming for the string section.
The CineStrings Core Library is Cinesamplesʼ orchestral string sample library for Kontakt. Recorded at the world famous SONY Pictures Scoring Stage in Los Angeles, and mixed by veteran legend Dennis Sands.The CineStrings CoreLibrary covers the essentials of the orchestral string section, and functions as afoundation in any scoring palette.
CineStrings is revolutionary in its power and simplicity for recreating the sound ofthe orchestral string section. The library was designed by composers, for composers, with direct feedback from the ﬁlm music community during its development. The result is a string library that is easy to use, composer-friendly,with unparalleled recording quality.
CineStrings library does not require you topurchase any additional sample playback software, and is licensed to work withthe Native Instrument’s free Kontakt Player. All you need is a sequencer likeLogic, Cubase, Digital Performer, LIVE, Protools, Cakewalk, or evenApple GarageBand and youʼll be up and running. You can also use CineStrings with your favorite notation software such as Sibelius or Finale.
CineStrings for Kontakt is available to purchase for the introductory price of $429 USD until December 3rd, 2013 (regular $499 USD).
Cinesamples has released version 1.1 of CineWinds, the next-generation orchestral woodwinds library recorded in the legendary SONY Pictures Scoring Stage in Los Angeles, and mixed by master engineer Dennis Sands.
CineWinds CORE includes new Oboe 2 articulations.
Changes in CineWinds v1.1
[CORE] New Instrument: Oboe 2.
[PRO] New Instrument: Contrabass Clarinet.
Added legato volume knob.
Release on/off button changed to Shorts Only Release on/off button – OFF position means the 1/4 or 1/2 note sample will cut off with an adsr fade when released.
Dynamic range/volume adjustments to make CORE and PRO work better together.
[PRO] Mod Wheel filter added to all one-dynamic instruments.
[PRO] Bass Flute new sample set with heavy denoise pass.
[PRO] Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet, Penny Whistle, Irish Flute new sample sets with mild hand-denoising.
The CineWinds library is available to purchase for $349 USD (CORE) / $399 USD (PRO Expansion) / $649 USD (Bundle). The update is free for CoreWinds users. Requires Kontakt full version 4.2.3 or higher.
Cinesamples has introduced Hollywood Scoring, a next-generation music production company in Los Angeles, created to offer the legendary musical resources of Hollywood to the world of new media.
Hollywood Scoring is a complete Music Department available for producers of media content.
We offer a variety of music services from contracting musicians, music editing, music supervision, music preparation, composition of material from start to finish, building fully orchestrated synthetic mock-ups, and live performance coordination, to just about anything else related to media music production.
Cinesamples has released version 1.1 of its CinePerc percussion sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt.
CinePerc is the definitive percussion sample library for composers of film, tv and videogames. The collection contains over 170 instruments and recorded at the world famous MGM scoring stage at Sony Pictures Studios in Hollywood by master engineer Dennis Sands.
Changes in CinePerc v1.1
Changed Patch List names to be better searchable by “importance”.
Added 6db to all patches to make the full mix blend better with other libraries.
ON MOST libraries, where we had keyboard real estate, rolls were stretched to A# with no release. This now allows you to have an option to have a release trigger (playing “B”) or NO release trigger (playing “A#”).
Misc sample ending edits, roll smoothing and releases, see notes to each library.
The CinePerc libraries are available to purchase for $299 USD each. The CinePerc CORE and PRO bundle is $549 USD, and the CinePerc Full Bundle (4 packs) is $999 USD.
Randy Kerber is a composer, orchestrator and keyboard player, who has had a prolific career in the world of cinema. This recognizable celeste sound that Randy developed was used in many of the Hollywood films on which Randy was a keyboardist.
Now, bring that unique sound to your own composing template. Whether you prefer the Kontakt format, or the all new UVI Workstation format (with free player), we think you will love this wonderful new Celeste.
Randy’s Celeste is available to purchase for Kontakt 4.2 (full version) and UVI Workstation/MachFive v3 (*iLok required) for $99 USD. Both formats are also available bundled for $119 USD.