Welcome to LORES

Abstract

Welcome to the LORES online user manual. Learn about all features in detail and create custom sounds from scratch.

Music is a story, LORES is your narrator, inviting listeners on a sonic trip around the world to hear your own unique tale. This innovative library makes it easy to add magic to your scenes from traditional strings to eclectic instruments, such as the hurdy-gurdy and shakuhachi. Play yourself into the narrative with an intuitive interface that lets you create extraordinary, evolving soundscapes.

Meticulously curated and refined, LORES dissolves the boundaries of traditional instrumentation, allowing you to seamlessly blend eclectic tones. Enter a space where the timbre of a Mongolian horse fiddle dances together with a woodwind ensemble, or hear what medieval pipes sound like accompanied by violin with a Middle Eastern flair. Choose from 16 instruments and hundreds of articulations to mix and match, the possibilities for fantastical blends are boundless.

This manual shows you how to install and setup LORES, introduces key concepts and controls, and describes all features in detail, starting with the overview.

Thank you for choosing LORES. We hope you enjoy it!

Lores_Welcome.png

Document Conventions

In this document the following formatting is used to highlight useful information:

Italics

Indicates paths to locations on your hard disk or other storage devices

Bold

Highlights important names, concepts, and software interface elements.

[Brackets]

References keys on a computer’s keyboard

Result_Arrow01-02.png

Single item instructions are represented by a bullet icon.

Result_Arrow01-01.png

Results in procedures are represented by an arrow icon.

The following three icons represent different types of information:

Tip

The light bulb icon indicates a useful tip, suggestion, or interesting fact.

Notice

The information icon highlights important information that is essential for the given context.

Caution

The warning icon alerts you of serious issues and potential risks that require your full attention.