Category: Woodwinds

  • Ancient Greek Winds Nine Carefully-Sampled Traditional Greek Woodwind Instruments

    Ancient Greek Winds Nine Carefully-Sampled Traditional Greek Woodwind Instruments

    Ancient Greek Winds Ancient Greek Winds is a collection of nine carefully sampled traditional Greek woodwind instruments capturing the essence of the classical Hellenistic period. This group of restored artifacts includes single and double-reeded aulos flutes from bass to alto, as well as conch shell horns, brass salpinx horn, pan flute, and plagiaulos. Each instrument is […]

  • Spitfire Audio’s ABBEY ROAD ONE: WONDROUS FLUTES

    Spitfire Audio’s ABBEY ROAD ONE: WONDROUS FLUTES

    Audio’s ABBEY ROAD ONE: WONDROUS FLUTES Having successfully cemented a creative partnership with world-famous Abbey Road Studios late last year as ABBEY ROAD ONE: ORCHESTRAL FOUNDATIONS inaugurated its ABBEY ROAD ONE: FILM SCORING SELECTIONS series showcasing the foundational film scoring sound of Studio One by carefully capturing a full symphony-sized (90-plus-piece) orchestra inside the world’s largest purpose-built recording studio. ABBEY ROAD […]

  • StrongMocha’s Review of Spitfire Symphony Orchestra Professional

    StrongMocha’s Review of Spitfire Symphony Orchestra Professional

    Review of Spitfire Symphony Orchestra Professional Spitfire Symphony Orchestra Professional or SSO Professional is under review today. If you interested in similar libraries from Spitfire Audio also take a look at StrongMocha’s Review of Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra, or Studio Orchestra Professional Review – Strings, Brass and Woodwinds Bundle by Spitfire Audio. Sound The […]

  • Solo Clarinet – Warm Studio Woodwinds – The Next Evolution of 8Dio’s Woodwind Ensembles​

    Solo Clarinet – Warm Studio Woodwinds – The Next Evolution of 8Dio’s Woodwind Ensembles​

    Warm Studio Woodwinds: Solo Clarinet Warm Studio Woodwinds is the latest creation in 8Dio’s range of contemporary studio ensembles. It is derived from 8Dio’s Intimate Studio Woodwinds library. With over 160 hours of session material recorded at Scotland’s Premiere Recording Studio – Gorbals Sound, and countless more in post-production, Warm Studio Woodwinds continues 8Dio’s notion of a fully […]

  • The Only Sample Library Comparison Video You Need?

    The Only Sample Library Comparison Video You Need?

    Is this the only sample library comparison video you will ever need? Is this the only sample library comparison video you will ever need? Let’s find out, and talk about when it makes sense comparing sample libraries … and when it doesn’t! 🙂

  • Spitfire Audio completes blockbuster symphonic anthology as SPITFIRE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PROFESSIONAL at AIR Studios spiritual home

    Spitfire Audio completes blockbuster symphonic anthology as SPITFIRE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PROFESSIONAL at AIR Studios spiritual home

    Spitfire Audio completes blockbuster symphonic anthology as SPITFIRE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PROFESSIONAL at AIR Studios spiritual home. SPITFIRE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PROFESSIONAL — returning to where it all began by completing its definitive anthology that provides the tools to create blockbuster symphonic works for film, games, and television with additional choice and control above and beyond the musically matured […]

  • ANGRY WOODWINDS PRO a Loud Action Toolkit

    ANGRY WOODWINDS PRO a Loud Action Toolkit

    ANGRY WOODWINDS PRO Angry Woodwinds Pro is a loud (ff-fff), bare-bones solo woodwinds library, recorded in the same space as Oceania, Oceania II, Angry Brass Pro – Ensembles, Angry Brass Pro Soloists, Vista Strings, the upcoming Voyage, and others.  It consists of five leans, yet energetic instruments – solo flute, solo piccolo, solo bassoon, solo clarinet, and solo oboe – with the […]

  • Roland Showcases Aerophone Pro During CES 2021

    Roland Showcases Aerophone Pro During CES 2021

    Roland’s Flagship Digital Wind Instrument Flagship Digital Wind Instrument with a Refined Design, Premium Components, Enhanced Playability, and Roland’s Most Advanced Sound Engines. Roland showcases the Aerophone Pro at CES 2021, the new flagship model in the company’s acclaimed Aerophone series of digital wind instruments. Combining numerous design refinements and premium components with enhanced playability and a […]

  • Spitfire Updates BBC Symphony Orchestra Professional 1.2.0

    Spitfire Updates BBC Symphony Orchestra Professional 1.2.0

    BBC Symphony Orchestra Professional 1.2.0 In the latest update to the BBC Symphony Orchestra Professional library (See StrongMocha’s Review of Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra), Spitfire Audio added an extra set of stunning performances from the brilliant brass section, as well as updating a selection of legatos with abilities including fast runs and shorts. Spitfire […]

  • Cinematic Studio Woodwinds – Legato improvisations

    Cinematic Studio Woodwinds – Legato improvisations

    Legato improvisations Demonstration of all of the solo instruments in Cinematic Studio Woodwinds performing improvised legato lines. Microphone settings are Close, OH & Main all set to -3dB, Room is at -0dB. The producer and sample developer Cinematic Studio Series recorded a wide range of articulations for soloists and sections to give you flexibility and […]

  • Cinematic Studio Series – Cinematic Studio Woodwinds

    Cinematic Studio Series – Cinematic Studio Woodwinds

    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 […]

  • Infinite Woodwinds 2 0 Update

    Infinite Woodwinds 2 0 Update

    Infinite Woodwinds 2 0 Update Infinite Woodwinds is the second release in my line of next-gen virtual orchestral instruments. As with Infinite Brass, the goal was to create a collection of expressive virtual instruments that are easy to use and fun to play, allowing for quick results and realistic performances while sounding great out-of-the-box.

  • Cinematique Instruments – Free KLANG October Edition

    Cinematique Instruments – Free KLANG October Edition

    black wood flow Our aim with this instrument was, to create a very soft, silent and gentle clarinet sound. We recorded it, and called it Black Wood Flow and put it into our Klang Engine. A very pure and flowing sound. KLANG’s black wood flow is available for free here.

  • Akai Professional® Introduces EWI Solo – The First Standalone EWI With A Built-in Speaker

    Akai Professional® Introduces EWI Solo – The First Standalone EWI With A Built-in Speaker

    Akai Professional® Introduces EWI Solo Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers and producers, today announced the latest addition to their Electronic Wind Instrument family, EWI Solo. This next-generation wind instrument is primed for any setting, fusing all the expressive musical capabilities and control found in traditional acoustic wind instruments with the […]

  • Chris Hein Winds Compact Review

    Chris Hein Winds Compact Review

    Chris Hein Winds Compact Review In this video, we will take a look at the wonderful orchestral sample library from Chris Hein, the Chris Hein Woodwinds collection. The Chris Hein orchestral woodwinds follow in the line of every wonderful collection from mister Hein, an industry veteran. Focusing on recording the instruments in the most optimal […]

  • ‘Three Hundred’ by Waverunner Audio

    ‘Three Hundred’ by Waverunner Audio

    ‘Three Hundred’ by Waverunner Audio ‘Three Hundred’ is a limited edition run of all current products, multiple pre-orders, vouchers and a raffle for the most powerful MacBook Pro ever. Existing Products After your purchase, your email will be added to the 300 mailing list and you will receive licenses for all existing products within 24hours […]

  • BBC Symphony Orchestra for the masses: BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA DISCOVER

    BBC Symphony Orchestra for the masses: BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA DISCOVER

    BBC Symphony Orchestra for the masses: BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA DISCOVER Start writing music with the world-famous BBC Symphony Orchestra. 35 instruments brought to life inside our free, easy-to-use plugin, compatible with any major music creation software – from Garageband to Pro Tools. BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA late last year to widespread critical acclaim when working in […]

  • 83% off “The Orchestral Bundle” by Impact Soundworks – Normally €467 Now Only €79!

    83% off “The Orchestral Bundle” by Impact Soundworks – Normally €467 Now Only €79!

    83% off “The Orchestral Bundle” by Impact Soundworks – Normally €467 Now Only €79! “The Orchestral Bundle” (Affiliate Link) is a spectacular collection of five deeply sampled libraries that cover a wide range of orchestral instruments and vocal styles including Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion, Strings and a Slavic Women’s Choir! Featuring over 33GB+ of content, these libraries are perfect for Film, TV […]

  • Sonokinetic’s Ostinatos Updated

    Sonokinetic’s Ostinatos Updated

    Ostinato Strings, Woodwinds, Brass & Noir update 1.2 now available! Sonokinetic updated Ostinato Strings, Woodwinds, Brass & Noir to version 1.2. Update 1.2 Changes Added a midi drag and drop function with midi record Larger chord recognition range to allow for all the seventh chords Under the hood improvements that should improve efficiency UI update […]

  • Airlift Expansion Pack For Analog Brass & Winds Library

    Airlift Expansion Pack For Analog Brass & Winds Library

    ANALOG BRASS & WINDS EXPANSION 100 new presets for Analog Brass & Winds – a Kontakt Instrument by Output. Atmospheric airy sounds add texture and ambiance to make your track extra dreamy. Set the tone with ethereal woodwinds, glowy brass, and otherworldly synths. Airlift (Affiliate Link) emphasizing 100 new presets for the Analog Brass & […]

  • Albion neo – available now!

    Albion neo – available now!

    Albion NEO – is available Now! Discover a new set of inspirational tools for writing modern film music. An expressive chamber orchestra: divisi strings, woodwinds, and brass, captured at AIR Studios — brought into the new decade by adventurous synth sounds, loops, and textures. Availibility Albion NEO is available directly from Spitfire Audio, the Introductory […]

  • Review of Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra

    Review of Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra

    Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra Review Spitfire Audio is well known as a brand and sample library producer offering instruments and sound libraries for film composers. The company offers a wide spectrum where you can use their synths, keys, guitars, hybrids and continuous envolving orchestral libraries.  With the release of BBC Symphony Orchestra, Spitfire Audio did […]

  • Sonokinetic Releases Modal Runs

    Sonokinetic Releases Modal Runs

    Modal Runs by Sonokinetic Any composer who looks for runs knows that Realistic runs are hard to produce in the DAW. With a conventional multi-sampled instrument, and fast runs are hard to play if you’re not an accomplished pianist. Sonokinetic produced this instrument to make fast runs extremely easy to play. They adapt to your composition’s […]

  • Legato Contrabass Flute by Sonixinema

    Legato Contrabass Flute by Sonixinema

    Sonixinema Launches Legato Contrabass Flute Brute Flute is a Contrabass Flute library like no other. Recorded in exceptional detail and capturing a range of cinematic textures, harmonic embellishments, explosive articulations, and an expressive true legato, this wonderful library features a highly unique and inspiring set of sounds.  Legato Contrabass Flute was performed by renowned flautist […]

  • VENTO: Modern Woodwinds Review – a Hybrid Textures Woodwinds Sound Design Engine

    VENTO: Modern Woodwinds Review – a Hybrid Textures Woodwinds Sound Design Engine

    Review of VENTO: Modern Woodwinds Review by Heavyocity Like it’s influencing predecessors NOVO (Strings) and FORZO (brass), VENTO is Heavyocity’s next product in a full orchestra collection that is very different from the classical libraries available today. The extremely successful Novo was extended by Novo Pack 03 Synthetic Strings, NOVO PACK 02 – Rhythmic Textures and […]

  • New Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra

    New Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra

    Fundamental British Orchestral Package Spitfire Audio released BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA — the most fundamental orchestral package the sound specializing British music technology company has ever created. Spitfire Audio partnering with BBC Spitfire Audio working in partnership with BBC Studios, the British television production and distribution company that is the commercial arm of the oldest entertainment organization in […]

  • The Passionate Bansuri –  a traditional Indian Flute

    The Passionate Bansuri – a traditional Indian Flute

    The Passionate Bansuri consists of 120 recorded phrases of the Bansuri, a traditional Indian flute, played by none other than Girish Kale and recorded by Ashutosh Sohoni. All of the phrases are timing synced and recorded in the key of C, D, and G. In combination with the pitch keys, you can promptly adjust either phrase […]

  • SOLO Clarinet by Cmusic Production

    SOLO Clarinet by Cmusic Production

    Cmusic Production has released the SOLO Clarinet in B Library for Kontakt. The SOLO Clarinet Kontakt library is designed to allow the user to realistically simulate almost any melody that a real clarinet in any style can play – whether it’s jazz, classical or folk. The Instrument was recorded using two microphones (A is a […]

  • VSL SYNCHRON-ized Woodwinds now Available

    VSL SYNCHRON-ized Woodwinds now Available

    The SYNCHRON-ized Woodwinds! VSL most modern segment of the Synchron Series is here: The SYNCHRON-ized Woodwinds! VSL completely remastered and re-edited the samples, optimized it for their new Synchron Player and added authentic placement in the Synchron Stage. You will get production-ready sound out of the box, with different presets included. And you can disable […]

  • Palette – Symphonic Sketchpad by Red Room Audio Time-Limited Deal

    Palette – Symphonic Sketchpad by Red Room Audio Time-Limited Deal

    SALE on Palette – Symphonic Sketchpad by Red Room Audio The flagship of the Red Room Audio’s Palette line! Palette – Symphonic Sketchpad (Affiliate Link) is an extensive set of orchestral instruments to bring your cinematic ideas to life. Introducing True Ensemble Recording for strings, brass and woodwinds ensembles – each recorded in 2 different sizes with up […]

  • TIME MICRO – CHRONO CHAMBER STRUCTURES by Orchestral Tools

    TIME MICRO – CHRONO CHAMBER STRUCTURES by Orchestral Tools

    CHRONO CHAMBER STRUCTURES – TIME MICRO Experience a new collection of sounds inspired by paradigms of time, both physical and philosophical. As with its predecessor TIME macro, inspiration takes center stage at all times, spurring on users to merge and layer sounds in search of new sonic ground. The sense of shifting time that gives […]

  • BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announced by Spitfire Audio

    BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Announced by Spitfire Audio

    BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA by Spitfire Audio Spitfire Audio announced the upcoming availability of BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. The British television production and distribution company that is the commercial arm of the oldest entertainment organization in the world, and in collaboration with the world-renowned BBC Symphony Orchestra. BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA is a universal starting point for orchestral […]

  • 8Dio Celebrating their 8 Year Anniversary with Sale

    8Dio Celebrating their 8 Year Anniversary with Sale

    The sample library market has many players, some are months or a few years in the market. One key player in the sample library market providing leading Kontakt libraries to the composer and producer is 8Dio. Celebrate with 8Dio their 8th Anniversary with 40% off ALL eligible Products and Bundles. Apply the code L8VE at […]

  • Cinematic Bundle by unEarthed Sampling 80% Off Sale

    Cinematic Bundle by unEarthed Sampling 80% Off Sale

    unEarthed Sampling’s Cinematic Bundle Sale unEarthed Sampling creates extremely cinematic instruments that are playable. Right out of the box with very little tweaking which is not all that expensive. Built for the full retail version of Kontakt. These sounds are a wellspring of inspiration and will become an instant go-to for your next projects. This bundle is […]

  • Libre Wave relaunched

    Libre Wave relaunched

    Libre Wave has been relaunched Libre Wave is all about virtual instruments and audio effects that respect your freedom. In the year 2018, David Healey opened a new website, called Libre Wave, providing freedom-respecting virtual instruments and audio effects. I would recommend taking a closer look at Sofia Woodwinds. Sofia Woodwinds includes 13 woodwind instruments from […]

  • Kepler Orchestra Review – an Explorative Aural Solar System by Spitfire Audio

    Kepler Orchestra Review – an Explorative Aural Solar System by Spitfire Audio

    The Quest to Understand the Universe For centuries, astronomers have relied on mathematics as a valuable tool in their quest to understand the universe. One such pioneer was the brilliant German mathematician and physicist Johannes Kepler, whose groundbreaking ideas helped to shape our understanding of planetary motion. In his 1619 publication Harmonices Mundi, Kepler proposed […]

  • KEPLER ORCHESTRA – an Exploratory Sonic Universe by Spitfire Audio Released

    KEPLER ORCHESTRA – an Exploratory Sonic Universe by Spitfire Audio Released

    Spitfire Audio’s KEPLER ORCHESTRA was originally created as a musical tribute to German astronomer Johannes Kepler’s discovery of the three laws governing orbital motion. The name Kepler was chosen for this project because it is an aptly-named odyssey of orchestral sounds, articulations, and playing styles. The recordings for this project were done in the crisp, […]

  • Studio Orchestra Professional Review  – Strings, Brass and Woodwinds Bundle by Spitfire Audio

    Studio Orchestra Professional Review – Strings, Brass and Woodwinds Bundle by Spitfire Audio

    Studio Orchestra Professional by Spitfire Audio Review Today we are taking a look in our review at Studio Orchestra Professional by Spitfire Audio. The bundle Studio Orchestra Professional consists of the complete Studio Series suits producers and composers, especially at this aggressive price point. Spitfire Studio Brass Professional, Spitfire Studio Strings Professional, and Spitfire Studio […]

  • Spitfire Studio Woodwinds Professional by Spitfire Audio Review

    Spitfire Studio Woodwinds Professional by Spitfire Audio Review

    Spitfire Studio Woodwinds Professional by Spitfire Audio Review Today we are taking a look at our review at Spitfire Studio Woodwinds Professional by Spitfire Audio. Spitfire Audio has been producing excellent sample libraries since 2007. Spitfire Audio is known for its film composer-ready orchestral instruments libraries. Spitfire Audio has been raising to one of the […]

  • Dark Era by Best Service Review

    Dark Era by Best Service Review

    Dark ERA produced by Eduardo Tarilonte guides us into the dark age where old northern gods determined the fate of mankind. Dark ERA discovers the Vikings and other tribes’ sounds and myths. Eduardo Tarilonte is a name synonymous with quality libraries. It has taken me some time to get around to reviewing his latest offering, […]

  • Balkan Ethnic Orchestra by Strezov Sampling Review

    Balkan Ethnic Orchestra by Strezov Sampling Review

    Balkan Ethnic Orchestra by Strezov Sampling Review The Kontakt-based Balkan Ethnic Orchestra library which is under review today is a huge collection of samples of Eastern European instruments. The Balkan Ethnic Orchestra library from Strezov Sampling is an impressively comprehensive collection of samples of Eastern European instruments. It features a wide range of instruments from […]