EXQUISITE STRINGS COLLECTION
WELCOME TO CREMONA
Phase-aligned velocity crossfades on long articulations allowing for superbly realistic bow changes.
Innovative modeling of live virtuoso vibrato performances lets you produce highly authentic results with real-time control.
Dial in the perfect timbre for the mood you want, as a real violinist would, with Low-String, High-String and Smart fingerboard positions.
Switch between 20 articulations in total, including Long, Short, Expressive, Dynamic, and Special articulations, all with up to four legato transitions.
Mix close, mid, and far mic positions to create the perfect acoustic space for your strings ensemble.
MEET THE QUARTET
STRADIVARI VIOLIN - ‘VESUVIUS’
You can also access the sound of Vesuvius in solo form with STRADIVARI VIOLIN.
DISCOVER STRADIVARI VIOLIN
STRADIVARI CELLO - ‘STAUFFER’
You can also access the sound of Stauffer in solo form with STRADIVARI CELLO.
DISCOVER STRADIVARI CELLO
GUARNERI VIOLIN - ‘PRINCE DORIA’
AMATI VIOLA - ‘STAUFFER’
AN EXTRAORDINARY RECORDING PROCESS
Situated in the city of Cremona and the home of these precious instruments, the Museo Del Violino enabled the project by allowing the recordings to take place.
The Auditorium Giovanni Arvedi was purpose-built to allow stringed instruments to sound their very best.
The concert hall was designed by Italian architect Giorgio Palù, with consultation from pioneering acoustician Yasuhisa Toyota.
32 microphones were placed around the concert hall in order to capture every possible timbre from each instrument.
All of the recordings were carried out under armed guard, due to the exceptionally high value of the instruments used.
Read more about e-instruments
AT A GLANCE
|Product type:||KOMPLETE Instrument|
|Instrument type:||Solo Violin, Solo Cello, Solo Viola|
|For use with:||Free KONTAKT PLAYER version 6.2.2 and higher, or KONTAKT version 6.2.2 and higher.|
|Sound category:||Solo Strings|
|Number of NKIs:||2 per instrument, 8 in total|
Stradivari Violin 23.5 GB (about 39 GB uncompressed sample pool)
Guarneri Violin 25.6 GB (about 42 GB uncompressed sample pool)
Amati Viola 24.3 GB (about 40 GB uncompressed sample pool)
Stradivari Cello 27.3 GB (about 45 GB uncompressed sample pool)
Free KONTAKT PLAYER version 6.2.2 and higher, or KONTAKT version 6.2.2 and higher.
Please also see the KONTAKT PLAYER system requirements and the KONTAKT PLAYER FAQ
|User Manual online:||
STRADIVARI VIOLIN (PDF)
GUARNERI VIOLIN (PDF)
AMATI VIOLA (PDF)
STRADIVARI CELLO (PDF)
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