Save 35% on Vienna Voices and the Vienna Konzerthaus Organ
Through March 2, 2020 take advantage of super-low prices on all Vienna Voices (Collections and Single Instruments) and the Vienna Konzerthaus Organ. This limited time offer is something to sing about!
|Vienna Voices Complete||Std. Library||$420|
|Vienna Choir||Std. Library||$245|
|Vienna Solo Voices||Std. Library||$213|
|Vienna Whistler||Std. Library||$48|
|Soprano Choir||Std. Library||$83|
|Vienna Konzerthaus Organ||Std. Library||$180|
NEW Big Bang Orchestra: Capricorn
The latest addition to the Big Bang Orchestra, BBO: Capricorn, introduces powerful symphonic riffs into your compositions. Driving rhythms and the glorious sound of a large symphonic orchestra ...what are you waiting for?
With BBO: Capricorn, Vienna Symphonic Library's series of epic tutti recordings reaches further toward instant modern scoring with captivating riffs and patterns, played with exhilarating intensity by the entire Synchron Stage Orchestra. Johannes Vogel, composer, orchestrator and principal conductor at Synchron Stage Vienna, composed a wide variety of 4-bar phrases that can be combined to make hundreds of variations, from subdued tension patterns to angst-inducing marches or massive chase cues.
Orchestrated in the style of contemporary film scores, all phrases exhibit a driving rhythm and the glorious sound of a large symphonic orchestra that for many years has been serving clients from Hollywood and all over the world. The patches are organized in three main categories and can be easily accessed and combined using key switches:
- Main Themes: Presenting the entire tonal spectrum of the symphony orchestra
- Low Riffs: Played by the lower registers of strings, woodwinds and brass
- High Riffs: Played by the higher registers of strings, woodwinds and brass
BBO: Capricorn - Limited Time Offer
New SYNCHRON-ized Library - Plucked Instruments
SYNCHRON-ized Plucked Instruments is based on the VI Single Instruments Upright Bass, Concert Guitar and Overdrive, customized and enhanced for the new Synchron Player. Vienna's editors and engineers updated and re-edited all three instruments to improve their ease-of-use and playability, with the goal of enabling authentic performances as their first priority, especially for playing these instruments on the keyboard. The team not only improved the sample database, for example by optimizing all release sounds, but also revised and further developed the Synchron Player's Velocity Crossfade feature to adapt it to the sonic behavior of plucked instruments.
Upright Bass features recordings of a plucked bass with a variety of jazz playing techniques, performed by Bernd Konzett, a well-known jazz bassist from the Austrian state of Vorarlberg. The articulations are played pizzicato and include staccatos, portatos and sustains with various vibrato strengths, legatos, slow and fast glissandos, repetitions, ghost notes as well as single, double and triple upbeats at various tempos. The Upright Bass sample set is rounded off by snaps, noises and various other effects.
The Vienna Concert Guitar is the only one of its kind. This hand-made instrument with its balanced, homogeneous sound allows it to stand its ground as a solo instrument as well as in accompaniment, offering single notes and chords. The single notes include various short notes (including Bartok, étouffé and hammer-ons), long notes (including flautando, ponticello, Bartok, étouffé, natural and artificial harmonics), legatos, glissandos, repetitions, tremolos, trills, bends and effects such as harp, golpe, tambora, scratches and chord mutes. The broad range of chords in all keys and various playing positions are offered in the categories of regular, rasgueado, rasgueado rolls and arpeggios, in ringing, secco and stopped variants. All of them are easy to access and combine, using key switches to navigate through the color-coded structure.
Overdrive - Distorted Electric Guitar
Overdrive features distorted tube sound recordings of a legendary Steve Vai signature seven-string guitar, played through a Brunetti XL II R-EVO amp head and a Marshall 1960TV 4x12" cabinet. Along with various short and sustained notes (with or without vibrato, or whammy bar), you get legatos, slides, hammer-ons, pull-offs, repetitions, tremolos, trills, grace notes, natural and artificial harmonics as well as a large variety of scale runs. A special treat are the various flavors of chords, especially the mighty power chords for those about to rock! What's more, you can make some noise with loads of effects such as feedbacks, scratches, and e-bowed notes. All notes start at B0 on the lower end, extending the range of a standard guitar down a 4th.