Lux Violin

Introducing Lux Violin by David Forner – an exquisite addition to the acclaimed series.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail and a passion for sonic excellence, Lux Violin brings the soulful beauty of a violin to your fingertips.

Building upon the success of Barbarian Cello, this Kontakt instrument offers a rich and expressive experience for composers, producers, and musicians alike.

Lux Violin is based on the ground-breaking engine and bowing techniques used in Barbarian Cello.

Please note: FULL retail version of Kontakt 5.8.1 or later is required. NOT for Kontakt Player.

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Developer

David Forner

Size

7.5 GB

Format

Lux Violin - The Soulful Beauty of a Violin at Your Fingertips

Lux Violin 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.

Lux Violin by David Forner Main GUI

The interface has three different modes

  • With keyswitch mode you can change the articulation using the red keys located in the highest register of the keyboard.
  • The split mode will allow you to divide the keyboard into two different parts, for example being able to play legato on the right side and sustains on the left.
  • With morph mode you can transform an articulation into another that you want, very useful for example to transform the flutando into harmonics or any other combination that you like.

 

Individual patches are also available if you like to work this way or you want to save resources.

Lux Violin by David Forner Dynamics GUI

Overview

  • Unparalleled Realism: Lux Violin captures the authentic timbre and nuances of a real violin, delivering a lifelike performance that adds a touch of sophistication to your compositions.
  • Expressive Articulations: Just like Barbarian Cello, Lux Violin features a comprehensive set of expressive articulations, including legato, staccato, pizzicato, and more. Immerse yourself in the dynamic range of this instrument.
  • Advanced Controls: Take full command of your sound with a range of intuitive controls. Shape your performance with parameters such as dynamics, vibrato, and articulation switching, allowing you to tailor the violin’s voice to your creative vision.
  • Versatile Soundscapes: Lux Violin is not confined to classical genres. Explore its versatility by integrating its emotive tones into various musical styles, from cinematic orchestrations to contemporary compositions.
  • Seamless Integration: Whether you’re a seasoned composer or a beginner, Lux Violin seamlessly integrates into your workflow. Compatible with Native Instruments Kontakt, this instrument ensures a hassle-free and intuitive user experience.

 

Elevate your compositions with the unmatched beauty of Lux Violin. Lux Violin – where timeless elegance meets cutting-edge technology.

Rebowing Engine

Lux Violin employs a one-of-a-kind rebowing engine, meticulously designed to allow you to repeat notes on long articulations whenever you want in a natural way.

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.

Legato Engine

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.

Articulation List

  • Lyric legato
  • Medium legato
  • Soft legato
  • Sustains
  • Sustains without vibrato
  • Flautando
  • Sul Tasto
  • Harmonics
  • Overpressure Sul Pont sustains
  • Tremolo
  • Sul Tasto to Sul Pont tremolo
  • Long Marcato
  • Short Marcato
  • Long Swells
  • Short Swells
  • Short Swells (slow attack)
  • Spiccato
  • Staccatissimo
  • Staccato
  • Pizzicato

Key Features

  • Expressive Legato, Staccato, Pizzicato, and more
  • Adjustable Dynamics, Vibrato, and Articulation Controls
  • High-Quality Sampled Sounds
  • Versatile for Various Musical Genres

System Requirements

  • Native Instruments Kontakt (FULL Version 5.8.1 and above) – Not for Kontakt Player
  • 4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • Pentium or Athlon XP 1.4 GHz (2.4 GHz recommended)
  • Pulse downloader app required for download
  • 7.5GB of sampled content