“Our latest version of Elastik, developed in conjunction with zplane.development, is the most powerful that we have ever developed. It provides a complete toolkit for modern music producers working with audio loops. Audio loops can be an essential part of many musicians creative process and, with Elastik, you get a fast, efficient and flexible set of tools.
With its intuitive Loopeye editing environment, the high-quality pitch and tempo manipulation algorithms build into its playback engine, the ease with which it can be used either as a stand-alone application or as a plugin within almost any DAW on both Windows and OSX platforms and the huge collection of Elastik-ready sample libraries spanning almost every conceivable musical genre, Elastik is a powerful workstation for loop-based music creation.
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“Falcon is an advanced and truly unlimited hybrid instrument, bringing together an extensive collection of cutting-edge oscillators, effects, modulators and event processors and delivering them in a workflow-adaptive and highly-scriptable environment. Falcon allows you to create and manipulate sound with unparalleled precision and finesse, from basic sample slicing and synth design to extravagantly modulated multitimbral hybrids. Falcon runs stand-alone or in your DAW as a plugin, is natively surround capable up to 10.2 channels, can take just about any sound you can throw at it for fuel (and some pictures, too) and is fully compatible with all UVI Powered instruments.
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“HALion — Create the future
HALion is the most comprehensive virtual sampling and sound design system available today and excels the present creative process for producers and sound designers in all areas.
It covers the complete creative workflow from recording and sample editing to programming advanced synthesis and modulation setups. With HALion, create customized user interfaces and export ready-to-release instrument libraries with every step streamlined to the greatest extent.
The powerful set of oscillators for seamless sample playback as well as the next-generation synthesis make HALion a versatile creative tool in simply every situation. Its broad library includes thousands of high-class and deep-sampled instruments and cutting-edge synthesizer sounds for all kinds of musical genres. Continue reading Halion
Halion Sonic 3
“HALion Sonic — The ultimate creative tool
HALion Sonic brings the concept of all-in-one workstations to the virtual world. With a massive sample content library in combination with powerful synthesizer engines, HALion Sonic is a versatile sound production instrument comprising everything from deep-sampled acoustic instruments to cutting-edge synthetic sounds. Equipped with an easy-to-use interface, intuitive workflows and an extremely stable audio engine, HALion Sonic lets you focus on being creative. Developed for the studio as well as the stage, its pristine audio quality, the excellent content library and the wide range of high-end effects make HALion Sonic the ultimate creative tool for musicians, producers and composers worldwide.
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Halion Sonic SE
“Set yourself free with HALion Sonic SE
HALion Sonic SE 3 is a stripped-down version of HALion Sonic 3 without giving up on sound quality and accessibility. The streamlined VST workstation lets you load and play a plethora of sound content: the SE libraries shipping with Steinberg’s digital audio workstations, VST Sound Instrument Sets for HALion and the custom user libraries created within the HALion 6 sampler and sound creation system.
HALion Sonic SE 3 is available for free as a plug-in for any VST3, VST2, AU and AAX compatible host and as a stand-alone application for macOS and Windows.
Inside Steinberg’s DAW
HALion Sonic SE 3 can be used in all of Steinberg’s DAWs and loads and plays the dedicated libraries that are included in Cubase and Nuendo.
VST Sound Instrument Sets
Load and play the HALion expansion libraries like Dark Planet, Hypnotic Dance and Triebwerk in HALion Sonic SE 3.
HALion 6 user content
Create your own libraries in HALion 6 and make it accessible to your friends and collaborators who use HALion Sonic SE 3.”
“THE INDUSTRY-STANDARD SAMPLER
Play and control a vast range of cutting-edge sample instruments
On-board library with 1,000+ instruments and 43+ GB of content
Ultra-deep sample editing and instrument building options
THE WORLD OF KONTAKT
KONTAKT is the world’s leading software sampler. Its sophisticated sound engine, wide array of effects, powerful modulation possibilities, and advanced scripting brings a universe of sound to life with unrivaled playability and realism. And with an ever-growing feature set, KONTAKT continues to be the sample engine behind the future of sound.
The KONTAKT Factory Library includes a versatile range of instruments right out of the box – a ready-to-use toolset of over 43 GB of high-quality samples and more than 1000 production-ready instruments, including synths, choirs, acoustic and orchestral instruments, drum machines, and much more.
KONTAKT’s cutting-edge features and advanced performance possibilities are the driving force behind Native Instruments’ growing list of premium sampled instruments. An open platform for development, KONTAKT powers a vast array of third-party instruments from the world’s top instrument builders.
EDIT AND BUILD
KONTAKT is a playground for anyone working creatively with samples. Arrange, edit, loop, slice, and time-stretch your samples using seven playback modes. Shape samples in ways subtle to extreme using 84 built-in effects. Animate any sound with endless modulation possibilities and take control of multiple sample groups with sophisticated routing options.
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“CONNECT TO SAMPLING
Free sample player based on KONTAKT 6
Production-ready sample library included
Hosts a huge selection of Native Instruments and third-party instruments
THE INDUSTRY STANDARD SAMPLE PLAYER
KONTAKT PLAYER is a free application that runs all Native Instruments’ KONTAKT instruments, as well as a large number of instruments from other companies.
FREE SOUND LIBRARY: KONTAKT FACTORY SELECTION
Make sure you download the free KONTAKT FACTORY SELECTION, containing 50 premium instruments for KONTAKT 6 PLAYER. This collection takes in smaller versions of some of the instruments from KONTAKT’s Band, Synth, Urban Beats, Vintage, and World libraries.”
Presets of Factory Selection
“MODULAR DSP LAB
Build custom synths, samplers, effects, and sound design tools
Experiment with rack-style modular patching using Blocks
Discover 70+ included instruments plus thousands of sounds in the User Library
TRUE SONIC PLAYGROUND
REAKTOR 6 is the ultimate creative toolkit for deep sound exploration, featuring cutting-edge DSP and high-fidelity sound.
UNRIVALLED SOUND QUALITY
REAKTOR’s trademark sound quality is unmistakable. From anti-aliased oscillators and ZDF (zero delay feedback) filters to granular synthesis engines, a team of leading developers build every component in REAKTOR from the core level up using the most elegant algorithms. Their relentless pursuit of DSP excellence keeps this sonic toolkit at the head of its class. And everything inside is organized for immediate use in REAKTOR’s macro libraries for fast, creative building sessions. Continue reading Reaktor
“The ultimate sound and groove workstation
SampleTank 3 Standalone
What’s new in SampleTank 3.6.6
Additional SampleTank 3 instruments collections: 1 new collection available – Orchestral Percussion
Custom Shop feature: Browse, preview, purchase and download additional instrument collections
Favorites system: Star and store your most used instruments for easy recall
Improved interface: Browse and open instruments with your computer keyboard
Improved organization: Instrument libraries are displayed through easily viewed graphic banners
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“A Sampling Powerhouse
Structure is a multi-timbral instrument with a built-in sample library and editor that enables you to combine, layer, and edit your samples. At its core, Structure has a powerful 128-level multi-timbral universal sound engine that can support up to 8-channel interleaved samples. With Structure, you can create complex, rich patches by blending together multiple samples and effects. Each patch can have an unlimited number of parts, and each part can consist of a single sample, multiple samples, a sub-patch, a MIDI processor, and audio and MIDI effects. All of these elements can be rearranged and tweaked for extensive sound experimentation.
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Super Audio Boy
“The sound of the legendary grey handheld video game system captured in a virtual instrument with supreme sound design power! Create authentic retro / chiptune music OR modern sounds with the full 4-layer synth engine cut from Super Audio Cart.”
“Air Music Technology originally created Xpand! as part of the Creative Collection of instrument plug-ins included as part of Avid™ Pro Tools™. With the release of Pro Tools 8, this widely popular workstation was given new controls, improved features, an additional Gigabyte of sounds, and a new name: Xpand!2. As the popularity of Pro Tools grew, more and more musicians and producers came to rely on the incredible sonic firepower of this amazing workstation. Xpand!2 continued to evolve, and demand grew. Finally, Xpand!2 is now available on its own, available to anyone who hungers for the finest sounds—instantly.
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Boom, Creative FX Collection Plus, DB-33, Hybrid, Loom, Mini Grand, the RISER, Strike, Structure, Transfuser, Vacuum Pro, Velvet, XPand!
Alpine Volksmusik, Altus, Cantus, Chris Hein Guitar, Engine, ERA II, KlangHaus, Mystica, The Orchestra, Shevannai, Titan
PLAY, RA, SILK, Symphonic Choirs, Symphonic Orchestra