This righteous tower of awesome brings cutting edge vocal technology and pristine vocal acrobatics together into a glorious package of amazing musical perfection… But seriously, Olympus Mike-ro Solo Tenor is just a fun totally functional micropack that shows a little of what goes on behind the scenes at Soundiron as we research new vocal production and sampling methods. Please Note: This software is delivered as a digital download, so a broadband connection is required. We're a small team of sound designers, programmers and instrument builders. Further, staccato sequence construction also features. If that lot isn't enough to go on, soak up some more audio examples while budgeting.
For the former, you'd expect the vowel sounds of 'ahhh', 'eeee', 'pooh' and precious little else, while the more realistic, sampled presentation oft gets silly at the extremes of pitch - chipmunks and yawning monks, it seems. You do this by setting a starting point with a key-switch. The Phrase Master directory is quite special; actually it offers similar things to that which Requiem Lite offers, with the difference being that you can build phrases from vowels and not Latin chants. Compared to the Mercury interface, we also get pan and release volume for every layer along with additional controllers for crossfading both layers. At the left is a drop down menu where we can browse through all of the effects.
Yes, there are some popular works around, but do they really match the mystery and romance of Latin or the aggression of Russian? While robo-singers have become the bane of 21st Century pop, virtual choirs are nothing new, whether generated by synthesis or triggered from samples. The question on the lips of the choir-curious is likely along the lines of 'what about having it sing lyrics? Those can come in handy for ambient intros, outros, or for atmospheric middle parts. The full retail version of Native Instruments Kontakt version 4. We captured them up close in a dry studio and out in a large open hall with 3 mic positions close, mid, far. You can download the Kontakt Player via will take you to Native Instruments website Instruments made for Kontakt Player will also run in the full paid for version of Kontakt. Elements and Micro are not in Doktor Fell's Surgery right now, hence they're not up for a MuzoBlog review, so here's a video of Elements as a sign-off. Keyswitches are coded into most of the patches so you can, with practice, jam the choirs - wholly infeasible in the physical world, unless you and the singers are psychic.
Plugin Boutique or its Suppliers do not accept any liability in relation to the content of the product or the accuracy of the description. The Syllable Master instrument provides a nice sequencing functionality for triggering custom phrases, but when it comes to the Latin phrase instruments you are limited to adjusting timing, sync, and fading between these Latin Phrases for manipulation. Requiem Light I bought this one back in 2012 and still use it. But to tell the truth, all three are very well preprogrammed, so you will not need many additional tweaks to achieve great results. There we have a selection of various controllers for every effect that we apply.
Of course, with the Uberpeggiator turned off, it also works as a single-strike wooden mallet tuned bamboo percussion instrument. It also includes men's and women's divisi sustains for six common vowel sounds Ah, Ee, Eh, Ih, Oh and Oo. If you like custom presets and a wider selection of articulations, using Elements and Micro together can be very effective. Plugin Boutique or its Suppliers do not accept any liability in relation to the content of the product or the accuracy of the description. You'll find a load more videos demonstrating Venus and Mars in , and the manuals are pretty clear in their how-tos.
There is only one thing I see here as a limitation. One of these is called Performance in which we can fine tune some elements, setting the swell and offset, or adjusting the attack, release, or release volume. If it's really worth it, I would consider Requiem Light as well, from Soundiron. Olympus Elements contains the wide close stage blend microphone position for all 8 core vowel articulations: Ah, Ee, Eh, Ei, Ih, Mm, Oh and Oo. This software is delivered as a digital download, so a broadband connection is required. You can even assign each step to just the men, women or the full choir.
Welcome to SoundBytes Magazine, a free online magazine devoted to the subject of computer sound and music production. I seldom use choir and vocal libraries in my work for now, so Elements, Micro plus free Clara's Vocal library which I've downloaded when it was still available, cover my needs. On sheer size, this alignment of Venus and Mars deserves its Olympian monicker. In most directories there is an option for mixed choir, men only, or women only. The cunning is that you'll probably get away with nonsense when straying from the root angelic salutations of both libraries. Venus offers unbeatable value, with superior range of detailed articulations, robust sonic presence and excellent true legato fluidity at an affordable price.
This light-weight, user-friendly choir instrument stands alone as the perfect tool for musicians who just need a basic choir in their mix, without all the fuss. The older version of Olympus Micro, before they've made it Kontakt Player compatible, was the first 3rd party choir library for Kontakt I've purchased. Olympus Elements This one is a 63-voice symphonic choir with a few more vowel articulations: Ah, Ee, Eh, Ei, Ih, and my favorites, the simply unbeatable Mm and Oh and Oo. It's a library aimed at professional users and the ticket reflects that, as does the quality of presentation and results. This light-weight, user-friendly choir instrument stands alone as the perfect tool for musicians who just need a basic choir in their mix, without all the fuss. It includes Sustains, Staccatos and Marcatos for the primary Ah, Eh, Oh and Oo vowels, in both piano and forte dynamics with 2x round-robin variations per note.