Arturia Augmented Strings Intro, free until April 30th
This innovative new virtual instrument combines a fine sample library with virtual analog, wavetable, harmonic and granular synthesis
Augmented STRINGS Intro is a streamlined version of an innovative instrument that combines rich sampled strings with state-of-the-art synthesis, giving modern producers immediate access to a comprehensive range of authentic, abstract, and evocative string sounds. The sound of Augmented Strings Intro consists of 2 layers, every preset features a unique combination of string samples, virtual analog, wavetable, harmonic, and granular synthesis. Immersive, orchestral, cinematic, and everything in between. To realize the sample library, Arturia‘s team has recorded 22 musicians that have performed as soloists and as an ensemble, with over 60 articulations across double bass, cello, viola, and violin. The recordings were captured in detail with world-class microphones and preamps in various positions, ensuring that every sample resonates with lifelike space, detail, and energy.
One of the most interesting features of Augmented Strings Intro is the Morph control, that allows you to create truly unique & ever-evolving sounds with one click. Unlock huge sonic territory within a single sound, move and transform between Layers A and B, and adjust up to 8 parameter destinations per preset – all with one control. You can get Arturia Augmented Strings Intro for free until April 30th, clicking here.