8Dio has announced the release of Adagio Violas Vol. 1, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

The third installment of our highly acclaimed Adagio series is now available for download. The Adagio Violas contain three main groups of Violas: Full Ensemble (7), Divisi (3) and Solo (1), all of which were sampled extensively.

Adagio Violas Vol. 1 features

  • Deep-sampled orchestral ensemble, divisi & solo violas.
  • Recorded in rich church w/ 3 mic. positions (close, combo, far).
  • Ensemble violas (7). divisi violas (3). solo viola (1).
  • Uniquely recorded legato types with up to 4-way round robin.
  • New articulations (ex. dynamic bowing, loure, tons of sordino).
  • 17GB / 29.943 samples.
  • Kontakt +4.2 or later required.

The library is available to purchase for the introductory price of $249 USD until May 1st, 2013 (regular $299 USD).

More information: 8Dio Productions / Adagio Violas Vol. 1