Experience the raw and forceful sound of the Barbarian Cello, meticulously crafted to deliver authentic and lifelike performances. Inspired by classical string instruments, it pioneers extended bowing techniques, adapting seamlessly to diverse musical genres. With an unparalleled rebowing engine and smooth legato transitions, it adds depth and expressiveness to your compositions. The instrument’s extensive articulations, captivating sound quality, and two variations of attacks for sustained notes create a nuanced and captivating tone. Enhancing flexibility, the keyswitch, split, and morph modes allow you to tailor Barbarian Cello to your unique creative vision.
Embrace the unrefined power of Barbarian Cello and unlock a new level of musical prowess. Immerse yourself in its raw and authentic sound, as your compositions soar with emotion and intensity across genres. With meticulous craftsmanship and innovative features, Barbarian Cello sets the stage for unforgettable performances, empowering you to create music that resonates deeply with your audience.
Barbarian Cello employs a one-of-a-kind rebowing engine, meticulously designed to minimize note repetition in extended bowing sequences.
It achieves this by incorporating up to 5 variations per note, effectively eliminating the “machine gun effect.”
Furthermore, the repetitions are extracted from phrases, ensuring a natural and authentic performance.
A legato which has two different types of transitions that are activated depending on your performance and that make this instrument especially good with fast passages.
The regular transitions have been meticulously recorded up to an octave both up and down and the fast transitions have been recorded up to a perfect fourth so you can seamlessly do fast ornaments and runs.
Barbarian Cello features a wide variety of articulations covering the lowest to the highest dynamic ranges. Legato, harmonics, flautando, 3 types of swells and much more.
In addition, the long articulations feature soft and hard attacks for added expressive possibilities.
The short articulations have been extracted from phrases for a greater naturalness and better connection between them, highlighting the spiccato with 12 round robins and 5 dynamic layers.
The interface has three different modes
Individual patches are also available if you like to work this way or you want to save resources.