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Solo Strings Bundle

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Vienna Instruments - Solo Strings Bundle
Price From: $442.00

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This bundle focuses on the solo instruments violin, viola, cello and double bass. It represents the most comprehensive and sophisticated solo string edition ever created, including more than 130 GB of pristine samples. Solo Strings I covers a tremendous variety of different articulations in all imaginable nuances (e.g., spiccato, richochet, col legno, snap pizzicato, tremolo, glissando, trills, and artificial harmonics). Solo Strings II offers most of these articulations, played con sordino (muted).

Included Collections:

Solo Strings I
Solo Strings II

System Requirements

  • PC Windows 7/8/10 (latest update, 32/64-bit), Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2
  • macOS 10.10 (latest update) or higher, Intel Core 2 Duo
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • VIENNA KEY (Vienna Symphonic Library USB protection device) or other USB eLicenser (e.g., from Steinberg or Arturia)

Other configurations may work but are not actively supported.

Recommended

  • Windows 7/8/10 (latest update, 64-bit), Intel i5/i7/Xeon
  • macOS 10.12 (or higher), Intel i5/i7/Xeon
  • 8 GB RAM
  • SSD or fast separate hard drive (7200 rpm or faster)
  • AU/VST/AAX compatible host (also works stand-alone)
  • AAX version requires Pro Tools 10.3.5 or higher
  • 88 key master keyboard

Hard Drive Space Requirements

  • 104 GB available hard drive space

 

Violin
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
01 SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Long détaché with vibrato
Sustained with vibrato
Marcato
Long détaché without vibrato
Sustained with progressive, fading, and without vibrato
Espressivo
02 DYNAMICS Fortepiano
Sforzato
Medium and strong crescendo and diminuendo with vibrato (1.5, 3, and 4 sec.)
Medium crescendo and diminuendo without vibrato (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Crescendo-diminuendo (2 and 4 sec.)
Sforzatissimo
03 TREMOLO + TRILLS Tremolo sustained
Trills half and whole tone
Tremolo crescendo and diminuendo (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Trills half and whole tone, dynamics
Trills accelerando, normal and dynamics
04 PIZZ + LEGNO Pizzicato normal and snap (Bartók) Pizzicato secco
Col legno.
05 HARMONICS Artificial harmonics: Staccato and sustained Artificial harmonics: Repetition performances, glissando
Natural harmonics: Sustained, repetition performances, glissando
06 PONTICELLO Staccato
Sustained
Tremolo
Détaché
Sforzato
Sforzatissimo
Repetition performances normal and dynamics
07 TASTO Staccato
Détaché
Sustained
Sforzato
Tremolo
10 PERF INTERVAL Legato
Portamento
Legato on the same string
Legato, progressive vibrato
Zigane (gipsy)
Détaché
Marcato
Spiccato
11 PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato Marcato
Spiccato
Harsh
12 PERF TRILL Trills, legato, minor 2nd to 4th
13 PERF REPETITION Legato slow
Staccato
Spiccato
Legato fast
Bow vibrato slow and fast
Portato slow/medium/fast
Harsh
Dynamics for all articulations
14 FAST REPETITION Normal and dynamics, speeds from 150 to 200 BPM
Ricochet: Normal with 150 to 190 and 210 BPM, 3 quick repetitions, accelerando, ritardando
15 GRACE NOTES Grace notes, half and whole tone, slow and fast
"Zigane" style grace notes, minor 2nd to major 3rd
16 GLISSANDI Medium and fast octave glissandos, up and down Glissandos on every string
17 SCALE RUNS Octave runs, legato and spiccato, 200 BPM
Major and minor sharp from C to B on every note of the scale
Chromatic and whole tone
98 RESOURCES Isolated dynamics repetitions
Single layer long notes (pp, mp, f, ff)
Interval performance speed variations: Legato medium, marcato medium, staccato/spiccato
Violin con sordino
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
14 FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, long, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
31 Sordino SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive and without vibrato
32 Sordino DYNAMICS Fortepiano and sforzato with vibrato Medium dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Strong dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Crescendo-diminuendo, 2, 4, 6 sec.
Sforzatissimo
All patches with vibrato
33 Sordino TREMOLO Tremolo sustained
Normal and with attack automation
Tremolo sustained, optimized attack for legato
34 Sordino PIZZ Pizzicato
35 Sordino HARMONICS Artificial harmonics
Staccato and sustained
40 Sordino PERF INTERVAL Legato, with vibrato
Portamento
Legato, with progressive and without vibrato
Marcato
Spiccato
41 Sordino PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato fast
42 Sordino PERF TRILL Trills, minor 2nd to 4th
43 Sordino PERF REPETITION Legato
Staccato
Spiccato
Portato
Crescendo repetitions, all articulations
44 Sordino FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
98 RESOURCES/01 Perf Rep dyn sordino Isolated dynamics repetitions
Legato, portato, staccato, spiccato
Viola solo
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
01 SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short and long détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Marcato
Sustained with progressive, fading, and without vibrato
Espressivo
02 DYNAMICS Fortepiano
Sforzato
Medium crescendo and diminuendo with and without vibrato (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Strong crescendo and diminuendo with vibrato (1.5, 3, and 4 sec.)
Crescendo-diminuendo (2 and 4 sec.)
Sforzatissimo
03 TREMOLO + TRILLS Tremolo sustained
Trills half and whole tone
Tremolo crescendo and diminuendo (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Trills constant speed, dynamics
Trills accelerando, normal and dynamics
04 PIZZ + LEGNO Pizzicato normal and snap (Bartók) Col legno
05 HARMONICS Artificial harmonics: Staccato and sustained Artificial harmonics: Repetition performances
Natural harmonics: Sustained, repetition performances, glissando
06 PONTICELLO Staccato
Sustained
Tremolo
Détaché
Sforzato
Sforzatissimo
Repetition performances normal and dynamics
07 TASTO Staccato
Détaché
Sustained
Sforzato
Tremolo
10 PERF INTERVAL Legato
Portamento
Legato on the same string
Legato, progressive vibrato
Zigane (gipsy)
Marcato
Spiccato
11 PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato Marcato
Spiccato
Harsh
12 PERF TRILL Trills, legato, minor 2nd to 4th
13 PERF REPETITION Legato slow
Staccato
Spiccato
Legato fast
Portato
Harsh
Dynamics for all articulations
14 FAST REPETITION 9 repetitions, normal and dynamics, speeds from 150 to 190 BPM.
Ricochet: Normal with 150 to 190 and 210 BPM, 3 quick repetitions, accelerando, ritardando
15 GRACE NOTES Grace notes, half and whole tone
Zigane grace notes, minor 2nd to major 3rd
16 GLISSANDI Octave glissandos, up and down Glissandos on every string.
98 RESOURCES Isolated dynamics repetitions
Single layer long notes (pp, mp, f, ff)
Interval performance speed variations: Legato medium, staccato/spiccato
Viola con sordino
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
14 FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, long, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
31 Sordino SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive and without vibrato
32 Sordino DYNAMICS Fortepiano and sforzato with vibrato Medium dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Strong dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Crescendo-diminuendo, 2, 4, 6 sec.
Sforzatissimo
All patches with vibrato
33 Sordino TREMOLO Tremolo sustained
Normal and with attack automation
Tremolo sustained, optimized attack for legato
34 Sordino PIZZ Pizzicato
35 Sordino HARMONICS Artificial harmonics
Staccato and sustained
40 Sordino PERF INTERVAL Legato, with vibrato
Portamento
Legato, with progressive and without vibrato
Marcato
Spiccato
41 Sordino PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato fast
42 Sordino PERF TRILL Trills, minor 2nd to 4th
43 Sordino PERF REPETITION Legato
Staccato
Spiccato
Portato
Crescendo repetitions, all articulations
44 Sordino FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
98 RESOURCES/01 Perf Rep dyn sordino Isolated dynamics repetitions
Legato, portato, staccato, spiccato
Cello solo
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
01 SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Marcato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive, fading, and without vibrato
Espressivo
02 DYNAMICS Fortepiano
Sforzato
Medium crescendo and diminuendo with and without vibrato (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Strong crescendo and diminuendo with vibrato (1.5, 3, and 4 sec.)
Crescendo-diminuendo (2 and 4 sec.)
Sforzatissimo
03 TREMOLO + TRILLS Tremolo sustained
Trills half and whole tone
Tremolo crescendo and diminuendo (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Trills half and whole tone dynamics
Trills accelerando, normal and dynamics.
04 PIZZ + LEGNO Pizzicato normal and snap (Bartók) Pizzicato secco
Col legno.
05 HARMONICS Artificial harmonics: Staccato, sustained Artificial harmonics: Repetition performances
Natural harmonics: Sustained, repetition performances, glissando
06 PONTICELLO Staccato
Sustained
Tremolo
Détaché
Sforzato
Sforzatissimo
Repetition performances normal and dynamics
07 TASTO Staccato
Détaché
Sustained
Sforzato
Tremolo
10 PERF INTERVAL Legato
Portamento
Legato on the same string
Legato, progressive vibrato
Zigane (gipsy)
Marcato
Spiccato
11 PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato Marcato
Spiccato
Harsh
12 PERF TRILL Trills, legato, minor 2nd to major 3rd
13 PERF REPETITION Legato slow
Staccato
Spiccato
Legato fast
Bow vibrato
Portato
Harsh
Dynamics for all articulations
14 FAST REPETITION 9 repetitions, normal and dynamics, speeds from 140 to 180 BPM
Ricochet: Normal with 150 to 190 and 210 BPM, 3 quick repetitions, accelerando, ritardando
15 GRACE NOTES Grace notes, half and whole tone
Zigane grace notes, minor 2nd to major 3rd
16 GLISSANDI Medium and fast octave glissandos, up and down Glissandos on every string
98 RESOURCES Isolated dynamics repetitions
Single layer long notes (pp, mp, f, ff)
Interval performance speed variations: Legato medium, staccato/spiccato
Cello con sordino
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
14 FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, long, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
31 Sordino SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive and without vibrato
32 Sordino DYNAMICS Fortepiano and sforzato with vibrato Medium dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Strong dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Crescendo-diminuendo, 2, 4, 6 sec.
Sforzatissimo
All patches with vibrato
33 Sordino TREMOLO Tremolo sustained
Normal and with attack automation
Tremolo sustained, optimized attack for legato
34 Sordino PIZZ Pizzicato
35 Sordino HARMONICS Artificial harmonics
Staccato and sustained
40 Sordino PERF INTERVAL Legato, with vibrato
Portamento
Legato, with progressive and without vibrato
Marcato
Spiccato
41 Sordino PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato fast
42 Sordino PERF TRILL Trills, minor 2nd to 4th
43 Sordino PERF REPETITION Legato
Staccato
Spiccato
Portato
Crescendo repetitions, all articulations
44 Sordino FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
98 RESOURCES/01 Perf Rep dyn sordino Isolated dynamics repetitions
Legato, portato, staccato, spiccato
Double bass solo
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
01 SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Marcato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive, fading, and without vibrato
02 DYNAMICS Fortepiano
Sforzato
Medium crescendo and diminuendo without vibrato (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Strong crescendo and diminuendo with vibrato (1.5, 3, and 4 sec.)
Crescendo-diminuendo (2 and 4 sec.)
Sforzatissimo
03 TREMOLO + TRILLS Tremolo sustained
Trills half and whole tone
Tremolo crescendo and diminuendo (1.5 and 3 sec.)
Trills half and whole tone dynamics
04 PIZZ + LEGNO Pizzicato, normal and snap (Bartók) Col legno.
05 HARMONICS Artificial harmonics: Staccato, sustained Artificial harmonics: Repetition performances
Natural harmonics: Sustained, repetition performances, glissando
06 PONTICELLO Staccato
Sustained
Tremolo
Détaché
Sforzato
Sforzatissimo
Repetition performances normal and dynamics
07 TASTO Staccato
Détaché
Sustained
Sforzato
Tremolo
10 PERF INTERVAL Legato
Portamento
Marcato
Spiccato
11 PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato Marcato
Spiccato
Harsh
12 PERF TRILL Trills, legato, minor to major 2nd
13 PERF REPETITION Legato slow
Staccato
Spiccato
Legato fast
Portato
Harsh
Dynamics for all articulations
14 GLISSANDI Performance glissandos, up and down
Octave glissandos, medium and fast, up and down
98 RESOURCES Isolated dynamics repetitions
Single layer long notes (pp, mp, f, ff)
Interval performance speed variations: Legato medium, staccato/spiccato
Double bass con sordino
ARTICULATION GROUP STANDARD & FULL LIBRARY FULL LIBRARY ONLY
14 FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, long, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
31 Sordino SHORT + LONG NOTES Staccato
Short détaché
Sustained with vibrato
Long détaché
Sustained with progressive and without vibrato
32 Sordino DYNAMICS Fortepiano and sforzato with vibrato Medium dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Strong dynamics, 2, 3, 4 sec.
Crescendo-diminuendo, 2, 4, 6 sec.
Sforzatissimo
All patches with vibrato
33 Sordino TREMOLO Tremolo sustained
Normal and with attack automation
Tremolo sustained, optimized attack for legato
34 Sordino PIZZ Pizzicato
35 Sordino HARMONICS Artificial harmonics
Staccato and sustained
40 Sordino PERF INTERVAL Legato, with vibrato
Portamento
Legato, with progressive and without vibrato
Marcato
Spiccato
41 Sordino PERF INTERVAL FAST Legato fast
42 Sordino PERF TRILL Trills, minor and major 2nd
43 Sordino PERF REPETITION Legato
Staccato
Spiccato
Portato
Crescendo repetitions, all articulations
44 Sordino FAST REPETITION Fast repetitions, 16ths at 150 to 190 BPM
98 RESOURCES/01 Perf Rep dyn sordino Isolated dynamics repetitions
Legato, portato, staccato, spiccato