VIVID STRINGS is a meticulously crafted chamber strings sample library, featuring the rich and intimate sounds of a range of elite performers including those from the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Recorded in a dry studio environment, this collection captures the essence of each string instrument in vivid detail, offering a close, intimate sound that retains the unique character of the players.
The library includes a diverse range of articulations, including scripted Legato, Sustain, Tremolo, Arc Vibrato, Staccato, and more, each recorded with precision to bring depth and realism to any composition.
Designed for flexibility, VIVID STRINGS will be released in sections (V1, V2, Viola, Cello, Double Bass) and eventually as a complete ensemble, making it ideal for composers and producers seeking nuanced and expressive string sounds.
Please note: FULL retail version of Kontakt 6.8.0 or later is required. NOT for Kontakt Player.
Dive into the world of elite string sounds with VIVID STRINGS. Uniquely crafted with the artistry of top tier performers, including some from the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, this collection offers an unparalleled level of closeness and character in each note.
VIVID STRINGS is more than just a sample library; it’s an intimate conversation with world class musicianship.
VIVID STRINGS is a testament to the beauty and intricacy of string instruments, captured with a level of detail and intimacy that’s rare in the world of sample libraries. Be one of the first to experience the vivid, expressive world of VIVID STRINGS.
With our first release of the Violins 1 section, delve into a rich library of meticulously recorded articulations, including six types of legato (6 vibrato types), Sustain, Tremolo, a range of Arc Vibratos and Non Vibratos, Staccato, Spiccato, Staccato Pop, and Pizzicato.
Recorded in a pristine “dry” studio environment (acousticly well treated), VIVID STRINGS captures the raw, unfiltered essence of each string instrument.
This studio setting ensures a sound that is dry, close, and incredibly intimate, retaining the unique character of each player.
With 3 microphone perspectives to choose from, you can apply your own reverb or use the built in reverb to make these strings blend with your own existing sample libraries.
In a market saturated with epic, larger-than-life string libraries, VIVID STRINGS stands apart with its focus on intimate, detailed, and character-driven samples.
Whether you’re crafting sensitive passages, intricate melodies, or looking for that ‘close-up’ string sound, VIVID STRINGS delivers with unparalleled clarity and expressiveness.
Diverse Articulations for Every Mood: From the soaring heights of legato to the crisp accents of staccato, each articulation in VIVID STRINGS has been carefully recorded to capture the essence of string performance.
Additionally, the dry studio environment ensures that what you hear is unadulterated, pure string tone – perfect for mixing and matching within your projects.
VIVID STRINGS is being released in sections as they become available, starting with Violins 1.
The segmented release of VIVID STRINGS sections allows you to select and utilize the specific sounds you want and need, building up to the full ensemble for a comprehensive string toolkit.
Additionally it lowers the barrier to entry for everyone, which is a big plus in our book.
Curious just how “dry” the samples are? Here is the fabulous demo track “Hisaishi’s Summer” by Brendon Bourgade with zero reverb.
The original demo track contained just the built in Kontakt reverb, but these two versions contain 0% reverb so you can hear just how dry the strings can be.
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PLEASE NOTE: This is only Violins 1 and not the full section. Each section will be released in stages.