EastWest Hollywood Brass
EastWest follows their Hollywood Strings Virtual Instrument with Hollywood Brass, a 150GB instrument that features the new PLAY 3 playback engine.
The second installment in the Hollywood series, Hollywood Brass was recorded with 5 user-controllable mic positions a,d is designed to work with Hollywood Strings (and the upcoming Woodwinds and Percussion).
Hollywood Brass includes Solo Trumpet, 2 Trumpets, 3 Trumpets, Solo French Horn, 2 French Horns, 6 French Horns, Solo Trombone, 2 Tenor + 1 Bass Trombone, Solo Tuba, Solo Cimbasso, and a low brass section consisting of 2 Tenor Bones, 1 Bass Trombone, 1 Tuba and 1 Cimbasso.
Here is a list of articulations and techniques that make Hollywood Brass:
- True legato intervals at 3 dynamics.
- Polyphonic legato.
- True connected legato repetitions at 3 dynamics.
- Sustained legato samples from pp to fff.
- Double tonguing for all instruments and sections.
- Mute sustains and staccatos.
- 8 way staccato round robin at 4 dynamics.
- 4 way round robin marcato short at 3 dynamics.
- 4 way round robin marcato long at 3 dynamics.
- Multi dynamic playable runs patches.
- Trills at 3 dynamics.
- Multi speed and multi dynamic repetition performances that work with PLAY's time engine.
- Multi speed time synced crescendos.
- Multi dynamic portato.
- Flutter tongue.
- Slide trombone legato.
- Various effects and clusters and more.
Hollywood Brass also includes new brass reverb impulses taken from the convolution reverb Quantum Leap SPACES.
Pricing & Availability:
EastWest/Quantum Leap Hollywood Brass Diamond Edition will be available on July 10, 2011, for $995 MSRP ($795 introductory offer) and Hollywood Brass Gold Edition will be available for $595 MSRP ($495 introductory offer).
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