While there are many different instruments that can be used to create a score, woodwinds are often some of the most popular. They have a wide range of sounds that can be used to create both melody and harmony, and their mellow tone is often perfect for more emotional scenes. Woodwinds can also add a touch of elegance to a score, making them ideal for period pieces or romantic scenes.
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Cinematic Studio Series – Cinematic Studio Woodwinds
When composing with woodwinds, it is important to keep in mind the unique strengths of each instrument. For example, flutes tend to be better suited for high-pitched melodies, while clarinets are often used for playing low notes. In addition, it is important to consider how the different instruments will work together to create a cohesive sound. By taking the time to understand the capabilities of each instrument, it is possible to create a truly stunning score using woodwinds.
Cinematic Studio Woodwinds
The Cinematic Studio Woodwinds virtual instrument offers an inspiring collection of solo and ensemble woodwind instruments. The library was recorded on a world-class scoring stage, providing an intimate and pristine sound.
There is something special about the sound of a woodwind instrument. Whether it’s the bright, piercing sound of the piccolo or the deep, resonant notes of the bass clarinet, these instruments add a unique dimension to any orchestra.
Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is the latest addition to the Cinematic Studio Series collection.
Whether you want to blow the roof off with the bright penetrating sound of the piccolo, express emotion with the beautiful lyrical oboe, or vibrate the floor with the deep and powerful bass clarinet, these superb instruments bring warmth and vitality to your orchestral template. The oboe, in particular, is known for its beautiful, lyrical tone. But regardless of which instrument you choose, you’re sure to add warmth and vitality to your musical ensemble.
Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is the latest addition to the Cinematic Studio Series collection. The collection now contains eight different instruments, all of which have been designed to provide realistic and lifelike sounds. The new woodwind instruments include flutes, oboes, clarinets, and bassoons, and they have been expertly recorded in a world-class studio.
As with all of the instruments in the Cinematic Studio Series, the woodwinds have been sampled at a range of dynamics and have a wealth of articulations and expression controls. The result is a truly expressive and versatile instrument that will be a valuable addition to any composer’s toolkit.
Hollywood Blockbusters Recording Space
Sparingly recorded in the same world-class scoring stage as Cinematic Studio Strings, Solo Strings, Brass and Piano, Cinematic Studio Woodwinds brings a versatile Hollywood-style wind section to your fingertips.
Hollywood blockbusters wouldn’t be the same without the signature sound of a full orchestra. But creating that epic sound isn’t always easy or affordable. Now, with Cinematic Studio Woodwinds, you can add the same level of expertise and detail to your own productions.
This professional-grade sample library was recorded in the same world-class scoring stage as Cinematic Studio Strings, Solo Strings, Brass, and Piano, so you know you’re getting the highest quality sound. With a versatile selection of solo and ensemble instruments, Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is perfect for adding depth and drama to any track. So bring the power of Hollywood to your next project – with Cinematic Studio Woodwinds.
Cinematic Studio Series contributed hundreds of hours recording nine soloists: piccolo, flute, oboe, clarinet, cor anglais, alto flute, bassoon, bass clarinet, and contrabassoon, and four sections: two flutes, two oboes, two clarinets, and two bassoons.
The producer and sample developer Cinematic Studio Series recorded a wide range of articulations for soloists and sections to give you flexibility and control over how you orchestrate your music. Articulations include sustains and long-form legato (with and without vibrato) repetitions, staccatissimo, staccato, sforzando, flutter tongue (flutes only), half and whole trills, measured repetitions, marcato, and playable runs.
Instruments and articulations
- SOLO FLUTE
- 2 FLUTES
- SOLO OBOE
- 2 OBOES
- SOLO CLARINET
- 2 CLARINETS
- SOLO BASSOON
- 2 BASSOONS
- SOLO PICCOLO
- SOLO COR ANGLAIS
- SOLO ALTO FLUTE
- SOLO BASS CLARINET
- SOLO CONTRABASSOON
- SUSTAINS — WITH AND W/O VIBRATO
- LEGATO — WITH AND W/O VIBRATO
- HALF AND WHOLE TRILLS
- FLUTTER TONGUE (FLUTES ONLY)
- PLAYABLE RUNS
- MEASURED REPETITIONS
As well as realism is constantly focused on simplicity and ease of use. With four discrete mic positions and a separate “mix” option, CSW sounds incredible out-of-the-box. As with our other libraries you can just load one of the section patches and start playing, without any setup required.
The GUI is one of the most important aspects of any software program – it should be both easy to use and understand, while also being efficient and streamlined. CSS is a perfect example of this – the layout is clean and simple, and the minimal number of patches means that users can quickly learn and use the program.
The same can be said for GUIs in general – they should be functional and easy to learn, without being cluttered or overly complex. In short, the ideal GUI is one that strikes a balance between simplicity and functionality.
The GUI is streamlined and efficient, and the layout is functionally the same as for CSS – again the minimal number of patches makes it quick and easy to learn and use. The software behind the GUI aka Kontakt is also very efficient.
All the Studio Series libraries can be blended perfectly together. Cinematic Studio Woodwinds (CSW) is a huge new exciting step in our quest to provide a detailed, powerful orchestra to working composers. Cinematic Studio Woodwinds a powerful wind instrument sample library for Kontakt Player.
COMPATIBLE WITH FREE KONTAKT PLAYER
Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is fully compatible with the free Kontakt Player and will work as a standalone product with no need to purchase additional software. Kontakt Player is available as a separate download from Native Instruments and can be downloaded free of charge by clicking here, along with the Komplete Start free bundle with 2,000 sounds and 6 GB of content. CSW is also designed for use with the new exciting range of NKS Keyboards.
Cinematic Studio Series is a set of high-quality, realistic orchestral instruments recorded by Hollywood sound engineers. The collection includes piccolo, flute, oboe, clarinet, cor anglais, alto flute, bassoon, bass clarinet, and contrabassoon soloists, as well as two flutes, two oboes, two clarinets, and two bassoons sections.
All of the soloists and sections were recorded in a state-of-the-art studio using the same techniques that are used to record movies. As a result, the collection provides users with an unprecedented level of realism and flexibility. Cinematic Studio Series is a must-have for any film composer or game audio designer.
Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is a professional-grade sample library that was recorded in the same world-class scoring stage as Cinematic Studio Strings, Solo Strings, Brass, and Piano. With a versatile selection of solo and ensemble instruments, Cinematic Studio Woodwinds is perfect for adding depth and drama to any track.